OP2565. ROMÉO ET JULIETTE, Live Performance, 2 Dec., 1960, w.Le Conte Cond. Alain Vanzo, Huguette Rivière, Jacques Mars, Jane Berbié, Michel Roux, etc. (E.U.) 2-Walhall 0356. - 40351226533564
"...Vanzo combines all the elements of bel canto, whatever the selection. A seamless legato is joined with a technique that produces a beautiful, effortless sound....Vanzo’s voice caresses the music and demonstrates elegance…."
- Bob Rose, FANFARE, Nov./Dec., 2005
"In 1985, at age 57, [Vanzo] starred in the Paris Opéra’s historic revival of ROBERT LE DIABLE by Meyerbeer, which the company had not staged for some 90 years….Mady Mesplé, the soprano and a frequent vocal partner, told Le Monde that ‘with [Vanzo’s passing in 2002] a whole page of French lyric history has vanished’."
- Anne Midgette, THE NEW YORK TIMES, 24 Feb., 2002