V1068. ALBERT ALVAREZ: Songs by Tosti, Flégier, Durand, Gounod, etc.; Arias from Otello, Pagliacci, Marta, L’Africaine, Roméo, Carmen, Sigurd, Joseph, Le Prophète, La Favorite, Faust, Le Roi d’Ys, Le Cid & Die Walküre. (France) Malibran 636. - 3760003776360
“Albert Alvarez studied with Martini and made his début (1887) in Ghent as Faust, a role he reprised for his Paris Opéra début in 1892.
He created more than ten roles for that house including Mirka in Augusta Holmès’ LA MONTAGNE NOIRE in 1895, Walther in (MEISTERSINGER) in 1897, Manrique (LE TROUVÉRE), Tristan in 1904, and Nicias in the world premiere of THAÏS (1894).
In the 1899-1903 seasons he appeared at the Metropolitan Opera in New York.”
- Historic Opera