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Henri Legay

voc, 1920-1992 FR, Paris
Classical

Henri Legay (Paris, July 1, 1920 – Paris, September 16, 1992) was a French operatic tenor. He was primarily French-based as his light lyric voice was especially suited to the French operatic repertoire.

     
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Le Roi d'Ys: 'Puisqu'on ne peut fléchir.....Vainement, ma bien aimée' (Act 3) on 100 Best Opera Classics by Various Artists
Manon, Act I: Prélude on Massenet: Manon by Jules Massenet, Henri Legay, Michel Dens, Victoria de los Ángeles, Pierre Monteux & Orchestre de l'Opéra de Paris
Manon, Act II: En fermant les yeux on Massenet: Manon by Jules Massenet, Henri Legay, Michel Dens, Victoria de los Ángeles, Pierre Monteux & Orchestre de l'Opéra de Paris
Manon, Act III: Prélude on Massenet: Manon by Jules Massenet, Henri Legay, Michel Dens, Victoria de los Ángeles, Pierre Monteux & Orchestre de l'Opéra de Paris
Le postillon de Lonjumeau: Mes amis écoutez l'histoire (Chapelou) - 1956 Version on L'art français du chant, Vol. 1 by Henri Legay, Fanély Revoil & Emile Marcelin
Manon, Act II: Je vanais d'ecrire à mon père on Massenet: Manon by Jules Massenet, Henri Legay, Michel Dens, Victoria de los Ángeles, Pierre Monteux & Orchestre de l'Opéra de Paris
Manon, Act III: Voyez! Mules à fleurettes on Massenet: Manon by Jules Massenet, Henri Legay, Michel Dens, Victoria de los Ángeles, Pierre Monteux & Orchestre de l'Opéra de Paris
Manon, Act III: Quelle éloquence on Massenet: Manon by Jules Massenet, Henri Legay, Michel Dens, Victoria de los Ángeles, Pierre Monteux & Orchestre de l'Opéra de Paris
Manon, Act II: Manon!... On l'appelle Manon on Massenet: Manon by Jules Massenet, Henri Legay, Michel Dens, Victoria de los Ángeles, Pierre Monteux & Orchestre de l'Opéra de Paris
Les pêcheurs de perles on Bizet: Les pêcheurs de perles by Various Artists

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Band Members
Discography



Title Artist Year Type
Le Chant Français 1948-1965 - Les Années PathéRégine Crespin, Henri Legay, Solange Michel, Ernest Blanc, Martha Angelici, Rita Gorr, Paul Finel, Jean Borthayre, Nicolai Gedda, Michel Dens, Albert Lance, Raoul Jobin, Janine Micheau2003Album
MaroufHenri Rabaud / Henri Legay, Lina Dachary, Janine Capderou, André Vessières2001Album
Ivan IV ExtraitsGeorges Bizet, Janine Micheau, Henri Legay, Georges Tzipine1989Album
Chantons La PaixLydia Zavatta, Henri Legay1980Single
ManonJules Massenet - Victoria De Los Angeles, Henri Legay, Michel Dens, Chœurs Du Théâtre National De L'Opéra Comique Et Orchestre Du Théâtre National De L'Opéra-Comique1958Album
Les Pêcheurs De PerlesGeorges Bizet - Orchestre Du Théâtre National De L'Opéra-Comique, Louis Noguera, Martha Angelici, Henri Legay, Michel Dens, André Cluytens1957Album
Pelléas Et Mélisandre Opus 80, Shylock Opus 57Gabriel Fauré, Orchestre Du Théâtre Des Champs-Elysées Direction Désiré-Émile Inghelbrecht Ténor: Henri LegayAlbum
Je L'Aime, Je L'Aime, Je L'Aime / Plus Je Te Vois Et Plus Je T'AimeHenri LegayAlbum
Le Roi D'Ys, ExtraitsÉdouard Lalo, Janine Micheau, Rita Gorr, Henri Legay, Jean Borthayre, Pierre Savignol, Jacques Mars, Serge Rallier, Chœur de Radio France Et Orchestre National De France, André CluytensAlbum
La Marche Des BouchersHenri LegaySingle
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