V2568. MANUEL SALAZAR: Agnus Dei (Bizet); Arias from Norma, Forza, Otello, Tosca, La Fanciulla del West & Tannhauser; MANUEL SALAZAR & LELANE RIVERA: Otello - duets (from 1930 film). (France) Malibran 162, recorded 1927-30.
"Manuel Salazar's brilliant career was at its apogee or from 1917 to 1930. This Costa Rican tenor's unscheduled Metropolitan Opera debut (replacing Martinelli) was on New Year's Eve, 1921, when he sang in FORZA with Rosa Ponselle."
- Ashot Arkelyan