Lawrence Tibbett      (Andrew Farkas)          9780931340178
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Lawrence Tibbett      (Andrew Farkas)          9780931340178
B0050. LAWRENCE TIBBETT - SINGING ACTOR. (Andrew Farkas, Ed.). Portland, OR, Amadeus, 1989. 160pp. Index; Filmography; Definitive Moran Discography; DJ. - 9780931340178 0-931340-17-9


"A collection of biographical and autobiographical writings concerning the American baritone celebrity of opera, screen, radio and concert-stage, Lawrence Tibbet. The volume includes Tibbett's autobiography "The Glory Road" privately printed in 1933; a critical assessment of his career and success by Dr. Thomas R Bullard; selected articles and interviews by John Hyde Preston, P K Thomajan, Juliette Lane, W S Meadows, and Lawrence Tibbett; and a wide collection of photographic plates; a combination resulting in a comprehensive study of the man, his life and his achievement. The appendix contains a discography by W R Moran, notes on the recordings, and records of of Metropolitan Opera Broadcasts, Motion Picture Sound-Track material, Radio and Late studio Recordings, A Key to LP labels and notes, and Film Credits."

- Amadeus Press

“Lawrence Tibbett, to my taste the greatest operatic baritone America has ever produced. His enormous charm is complemented by fabulous diction - he's one of the very few ‘classical’ singers whose every word is clearly understandable.”

- Jeffrey Lipscomb