Beniamino Gigli (1890–1957) was an Italian opera singer. The most famous tenor of his generation, he was renowned internationally for the great beauty of his voice & the soundness of his vocal technique. Music critics sometimes took him to task, however, for what was perceived to be the over-emotionalism of his interpretations. Nevertheless, such was Gigli's talent, he is considered to be one of the very finest tenors in the recorded history of music.
Beniamino Gigli Italia 1890 - 1957) Tenor lírico, considerado uno de los mejores del principio del siglo XX. Su arte fue reconocido rápidamente y se convirtió en el favorito del Metropolitan Opera de Nueva York.
Beniamino Gigli in La Rondine ‘Nacqui con una voce e quasi null’altro. Né ricchezze, né influenze, né altri talenti… Ma Dio mi diede una voce, e questo cambiò tutto… Mi piaceva cantare e nulla più. Dovevo cantare. Che altro avrei potuto fare?’ Beniamino Gigli