Luciano Pavarotti Autograph 92
Luciano Pavarotti Autograph 92. Signed cut in blue ballpoint pen.
Luciano Pavarotti born 12 October 1935 – 6 September 2007. Italian operatic singer who also crossed over into popular music. Becoming one of the most successful tenors of all time. He made many recordings of complete operas and individual arias. Gaining worldwide fame for the quality of his tone. Established himself as one of the finest singers of the 20th century. As one of the Three Tenors. Pavarotti became well known for his televised concerts and media appearances. From the beginning of his professional career as a tenor in 1961 in Italy. To his final performance of “Nessun dorma” at the 2006 Winter Olympics in Turin. Pavarotti was at his best in bel canto operas. Dueting with Deep Purple and Madama Butterfly. He died from cancer on 6 September 2007.
Pavarotti was born on the outskirts of Modena in Northern Italy. The son of Fernando Pavarotti; who was a baker and amateur tenor. Mother Adele Venturi a cigar factory worker. Although he spoke fondly of his childhood. The family had little money; its four members were crowded into a small two room apartment. According to Luciano; Fernando his father had a fine tenor voice but rejected the possibility of a singing career because of nerves.
After abandoning the dream of becoming a football goalkeeper. Pavarotti spent seven years in vocal training. Pavarotti’s earliest musical influences were his father’s recordings. Most of them featuring the popular tenors of the day. At around the age of nine, he began singing with his father in a small local church choir.