Sydney Rayner

Sydney Rayner sings Rigoletto: Questa o quella

Sydney Rayner sings Werther: Un dì all'azzurro spazio

Sydney Rayner sings Werther: J'aurais sur ma poitrine
In RA format

Sydney Rayner sings 'A vucchella
In RA format

Born Sept. 12th, 1895, New Orleans, died Sept. 14th, 1981, New York. Studied in the USA and in Milan. Debut 1927 in Italy, from 1930 to 1935 very successful at the Opéra-Comique, Paris, 1936 to 1938 at the Met.
I wish to thank Anton Bieber for the Chénier and Rigoletto recordings, and the relative label scans.
I wish to thank Robert Schlesinger for the recordings (Werther, 'A vucchella) and notes.

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