Alfredo Kraus

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Alfredo Kraus Trujillo
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Spanish operatic tenor. He was born 24 November 1927 in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain and died 10 September 1999 in Madrid, Spain.
Austrian father and Spanish mother. Brother of baritone Francisco Kraus. Debuted in 1956.
Kraus came to be virtually synonymous with such lyric tenor roles as Werther, Faust, Don Ottavio (Don Giovanni), Nemorino, and Arturo. He was also known for his performances of Spanish music, notably many classics from the zarzuela repertoire, which he continued to perform live on stage in Spain until the end of his career, and many of which he recorded complete for EMI Spain as well as for his own label, Carillon.
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CAL 2 Alfredo Kraus - Canta Para Usted... album art Alfredo Kraus Canta Para Usted... (Album) Carillon CAL 2 Spain 1959 Sell This Version
FM-152 Alfredo Kraus - All Time Spanish Favorites album art Alfredo Kraus All Time Spanish Favorites (Album) Montilla FM-152 US 1959 Sell This Version
FMS-2029, FMS 2029 Alfredo Kraus - Alfredo Kraus Sings A Neopolitan Serenade album art Alfredo Kraus Alfredo Kraus Sings A Neopolitan Serenade (Album) Montilla FMS-2029, FMS 2029 US 1959 Sell This Version
CAL 1 Alfredo Kraus - Alfredo Kraus En "Gayarre" (Banda Sonora Original De La Pelicula) album art Alfredo Kraus Alfredo Kraus En "Gayarre" (Banda Sonora Original De La Pelicula) (Comp, Album) Carillon CAL 1 Spain 1958 Sell This Version
FMS-2011 Alfredo Kraus - Alfredo Kraus Of Spain album art Alfredo Kraus Alfredo Kraus Of Spain (Album) Montilla FMS-2011 US 1959 Sell This Version
FMS-292, FMS 292 Alfredo Kraus - Romanzas De Zarzuelas album art Alfredo Kraus Romanzas De Zarzuelas (Album) Montilla, Montilla FMS-292, FMS 292 US 1960 Sell This Version
FMS-2087 Alfredo Kraus - Famous Operatic Arias / Sings Tenor Arias album art Alfredo Kraus Famous Operatic Arias / Sings Tenor Arias (Album) Montilla, Montilla FMS-2087 US 1960 Sell This Version
FM-193, FM 193 Alfredo Kraus - Siboney album art Alfredo Kraus Siboney (Album) Montilla, Montilla FM-193, FM 193 US 1960 Sell This Version
OASD.436 Alfredo Kraus - Rigoletto album art Giuseppe Verdi, Alfredo Kraus, Ettore Bastianini, Renata Scotto, Ivo Vinco And Fiorenza Cossotto / Orchestra* & Chorus Of Maggio Musicale*, Gianandrea Gavazzeni Giuseppe Verdi, Alfredo Kraus, Ettore Bastianini, Renata Scotto, Ivo Vinco And Fiorenza Cossotto / Orchestra* & Chorus Of Maggio Musicale*, Gianandrea Gavazzeni - Rigoletto (Album) Everest OASD.436 Australia 1960 Sell This Version
FM-176 Alfredo Kraus - Gayarre album art Alfredo Kraus Gayarre (Album) Montilla FM-176 US 1962 Sell This Version
HH 1035 Alfredo Kraus - Katiuska album art Pablo Sorozabal* / Pilar Lorengar - Enriqueta Serrano - Alfredo Kraus - Renato Cesari - Manuel Gas (2) - Orquesta De Conciertos De Madrid Director P. Sorozabal* Pablo Sorozabal* / Pilar Lorengar - Enriqueta Serrano - Alfredo Kraus - Renato Cesari - Manuel Gas (2) - Orquesta De Conciertos De Madrid Director P. Sorozabal* - Katiuska (Album) Hispavox HH 1035 Spain 1958 Sell This Version
EX 5105 Alfredo Kraus - Arias From Spanish Operettas album art Alfredo Kraus Arias From Spanish Operettas(LP) Columbia EX 5105 US 1963 Sell This Version
FTC-7008 Alfredo Kraus - Rigoletto album art Verdi* - Anna Moffo, Robert Merrill, Alfredo Kraus, Rosalind Elias, Ezio Flagello, Georg Solti Verdi* - Anna Moffo, Robert Merrill, Alfredo Kraus, Rosalind Elias, Ezio Flagello, Georg Solti - Rigoletto (Album) RCA Victor Red Seal FTC-7008 US 1964 Sell This Version
SER 5509/11 Alfredo Kraus - Falstaff album art Giuseppe Verdi, Georg Solti, RCA Italiana Opera Orchestra And Chorus*, Geraint Evans, Giulietta Simionato, Ilva Ligabue, Robert Merrill, Mirella Freni, Alfredo Kraus, Rosalind Elias Giuseppe Verdi, Georg Solti, RCA Italiana Opera Orchestra And Chorus*, Geraint Evans, Giulietta Simionato, Ilva Ligabue, Robert Merrill, Mirella Freni, Alfredo Kraus, Rosalind Elias - Falstaff (Album) RCA Victor SER 5509/11 UK 1964 Sell This Version
CAL-11 Alfredo Kraus - Romanzas De Zarzuela album art Alfredo Kraus Romanzas De Zarzuela (Album) Carillon CAL-11 Spain 1965 Sell This Version
CAL 6 Alfredo Kraus - El Vagabundo Y La Estrella (Banda Sonora Original De La Película) album art Alfredo Kraus El Vagabundo Y La Estrella (Banda Sonora Original De La Película) (Album) Carillon CAL 6 Spain 1965 Sell This Version
LSC-2837 Alfredo Kraus - Rigoletto (Highlights) album art Verdi*, Robert Merrill, Anna Moffo, Alfredo Kraus, Rosalind Elias, Ezio Flagello, Georg Solti, RCA Italiana Opera Orchestra And Chorus* Verdi*, Robert Merrill, Anna Moffo, Alfredo Kraus, Rosalind Elias, Ezio Flagello, Georg Solti, RCA Italiana Opera Orchestra And Chorus* - Rigoletto (Highlights) (Album) RCA Victor Red Seal LSC-2837 US 1965 Sell This Version
CAL-12 Alfredo Kraus - Ronda Con La Tuna album art Alfredo Kraus / Tuna Del Colegio Fray Luis De león Alfredo Kraus / Tuna Del Colegio Fray Luis De león - Ronda Con La Tuna(LP) Carillon CAL-12 Spain 1965 Sell This Version
RL 42833 Alfredo Kraus - Highlights From Donizetti's Lucrezia Borgia album art Montserrat Caballé, Shirley Verrett, Alfredo Kraus, Ezio Flagello, Jonel Perlea, Gaetano Donizetti Montserrat Caballé, Shirley Verrett, Alfredo Kraus, Ezio Flagello, Jonel Perlea, Gaetano Donizetti - Highlights From Donizetti's Lucrezia Borgia (Album) RCA Red Seal RL 42833 Germany 1966 Sell This Version
CAL-13 Alfredo Kraus - Recital De Opera album art Alfredo Kraus, Orquesta Sinfonica De Madrid*, Franco Patane Alfredo Kraus, Orquesta Sinfonica De Madrid*, Franco Patane - Recital De Opera (Album, Comp) Carillon CAL-13 Venezuela 1968 Sell This Version
C 7505, C. 7.505 Alfredo Kraus - La Bruja album art R. Chapí* / R. Carrión* / Teresa Berganza - Dolores Cava - Alfredo Kraus - Carlos Munguìa* / Coro De Cámara Del Orfeón Donostiarra / Orquesta Sinfonica* Director: Benito Lauret R. Chapí* / R. Carrión* / Teresa Berganza - Dolores Cava - Alfredo Kraus - Carlos Munguìa* / Coro De Cámara Del Orfeón Donostiarra / Orquesta Sinfonica* Director: Benito Lauret - La Bruja (Album) Columbia, Columbia C 7505, C. 7.505 Spain 1969 Sell This Version
ZOR-111 Alfredo Kraus - Duos De Zarzuela album art Luis Sagi-Vela, Alfredo Kraus, Manuel Ausensi, Dolores Perez Luis Sagi-Vela, Alfredo Kraus, Manuel Ausensi, Dolores Perez - Duos De Zarzuela(LP) Zafiro ZOR-111 Spain 1971 Sell This Version
LSC 5011 Alfredo Kraus - Verdi's Greatest Hits album art Leontyne Price, Montserrat Caballé, Anna Moffo, Placido Domingo, Carlo Bergonzi, Alfredo Kraus, Sherrill Milnes, Robert Merrill Leontyne Price, Montserrat Caballé, Anna Moffo, Placido Domingo, Carlo Bergonzi, Alfredo Kraus, Sherrill Milnes, Robert Merrill - Verdi's Greatest Hits (Comp) RCA Corporation LSC 5011 US 1972 Sell This Version
ZOR-163 Alfredo Kraus - Doña Francisquita album art Alfredo Kraus - Ana Maria Olaria* - Dolores Perez - Santiago Ramalle / Vives*, Romero*, Fernandez Shaw* / Orquesta de Camara de Madrid* Dir. Por Daniel Montorio, Coros de Radio Nacional de España Alfredo Kraus - Ana Maria Olaria* - Dolores Perez - Santiago Ramalle / Vives*, Romero*, Fernandez Shaw* / Orquesta de Camara de Madrid* Dir. Por Daniel Montorio, Coros de Radio Nacional de España - Doña Francisquita (Album) Zafiro ZOR-163 Spain 1972 Sell This Version
ZOR-123 Alfredo Kraus - El Mundo de la Opereta album art Alfredo Kraus, Ana María Olaria, Luis Sagi-Vela, Dolores Perez, Santiago Ramalle, Orquesta Cámara de Madrid* Alfredo Kraus, Ana María Olaria, Luis Sagi-Vela, Dolores Perez, Santiago Ramalle, Orquesta Cámara de Madrid* - El Mundo de la Opereta(LP, Album) Zafiro ZOR-123 Spain 1972 Sell This Version