Comprimari Index


At one time, comprimario roles were sung by singers with real voices. Now even for major roles, many of the singers have no voice at all.

Baltic tenors
K	Ants Kollo
P	Poriņš
T	Tralla
V	Vasar

Belgian tenors
C	Cordier
D	Delrue, Dresse, Dua
F	Fleming
M	Malengreaux, Mayer
U	Urbain

English speaking tenors
A	Charles Anthony 
C	Carter, Clark
D	John Dickie, Murray Dickie
F	Franke
G	Galanti, Grobe
J	Tom Johns
M	Meader
N	Robert Nagy
R	Raynor
T	Thaw
V	van Vrooman, Velis
W	Williamson

French speaking tenors
B	Louis Berthaud, Bonneval
C	Cuénod
E	Edmay, Eichwald
G	Giannotti
H	Hémon, Hérent
P	Pottier
R	Rabanit, Régis  
S	Sardet

German speaking tenors
A	Altglass 
B	Berghorn, Fritz Birrenkoven, Bloch, Bernhard Bötel, Breuer
C	Cordy
E	Equiluz
F	Fleischer
G	Garris, Ferry Gruber
H	Henke, Willy Hofmann, Hopferwieser, Horn
K	Klarwein, Klein, Herold Kraus, Kremer, Kuen, Kuttner
L	Laufkötter, Lenz, Lieban
M	Majkut
P	Päckl, Pecoraro, Pfeifle, Preuss, Prikopa
R	Reinecke, Reiss
S	Schramm, Schwarz, Schwer, Späni, Stolze, Suttheimer
U	Gerhard Unger
V	Vantin
W	Wernigk, Witting, Wohlfahrt
Z	Zednik, Zimmermann

Italian tenors
A	Agnoletti, Andreolli
B	Bada, Bontempi
C	Carlin, Mariano Caruso, Cesarini, Cilla
D	Daddi, Del Signore, De Palma, De Paolis, Di Tommaso
F	Frascati
G	Enrico Giordani, Guggia
M	Marciano,  Mercuriali
N	Nessi, Nobile
P	Pandano, Gaetano Pini-Corsi
R	Riccardi
S	Sala, Scarlini
V	Vanni, Emilio Venturini

Russian and Ukrainian speaking tenors
A	Aleksandr Aleksandrovich, Arkhipov
B	Bandukow, Burenin
C	Chesnokov
D	Dolgij
J	Jakushenko
M	Marchenkov
U	Usmanov
V	Vlasov, Volgin
Z	Zakharov

Scandinavian tenors
V	Vikström




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