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DUSOLINA GIANNINI –  SOPRANO

Autographed 7” x 9.5” original Ellinger reverse blind stamped photograph of the important American soprano as Donna Anna at the Salzburg Festival.

 

Bruno Walter hired Giannini to sing Donna Anna at two successive years of performances of “Don Giovanni” at the Salzburg Festival.  She also sung in the 1935 Toscanini led new production of “Falstaff” as Alice Ford. 

 

Giannini (1902-1986) sung at the MET, Chicago and San Francisco from 1935-1943.  She guested in Berlin, Vienna, London, Hamburg and Paris and then settled in Zurich as a vocal pedagogue.