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Arno Argos Raunig Giacomo Meyerbeer Ah figlio dell` amore

Arno Argos Raunig Giacomo Meyerbeer Ah figlio dell` amore

A scientific book about the voices of “Castratos and Countertenors”! All about this extraordinary voices and life through 300 Years, and a special biography about Carolo Broschio Farinellio named Farinelli!

A scientific book about the voices of “Castratos and Countertenors”! All about this extraordinary voices and life through 300 Years, and a special biography about Carolo Broschio Farinellio named Farinelli!

Das berühmte Notenblatt des Nicola Porpora. Caffarelli (Gaetano Majorano) lernte damit 6 Jahre um dann als fertiger Sänger neben Farinelli, ebenfalls Schüler von Porpora, Weltruhm zu erlangen. Das Blatt wurde aus dem Archiv in Neapel von Marcia Harris genommen und in London 1841 herausgegeben. Ebenfalls enthalten ist das Blatt in Franz Haböck´s „Die Gesangskunst der Kastraten“.

Das berühmte Notenblatt des Nicola Porpora. Caffarelli (Gaetano Majorano) lernte damit 6 Jahre um dann als fertiger Sänger neben Farinelli, ebenfalls Schüler von Porpora, Weltruhm zu erlangen. Das Blatt wurde aus dem Archiv in Neapel von Marcia Harris genommen und in London 1841 herausgegeben. Ebenfalls enthalten ist das Blatt in Franz Haböck´s „Die Gesangskunst der Kastraten“.

Arno Argos Raunig, Sopranist, W. A. Mozart "L´amero",  "Il Re Pastore" aria Aminta - YouTube

Arno Argos Raunig, Sopranist, W. Mozart "L´amero", "Il Re Pastore" aria Aminta

Joseph Meister was born on February 1876 and died on June 16, 1940.  In 1885, when he was 9 years old, he was bitten by a rabid dog. Louis Pasteur treated him with the rabies vaccine which he had prepared by growing rabies virus in rabbits, weakening them afterwards through drying. He had experimented successfully with this vaccine on dogs. He treated Joseph Meister with this vaccine and treatment was an historical success.

July French scientist Louis Pasteur successfully tests an anti-rabies vaccine on this old boy, Joseph Meister, who had bitten by an infected dog. Pasteur had previously experimented successfully with this vaccine on dogs.

Arno Argos Raunig and Supermax, autographs

Arno Argos Raunig and Supermax, autographs

Arno Argos Raunig - Farinelli!(sopranist, countertenor, male-soprano)

Arno Argos Raunig - Farinelli!(sopranist, countertenor, male-soprano)

An even shorter history of operetta.

An even shorter history of operetta.

Kürzlich waren wir am Grab Farinellos in Bologna (Certosa di Bologna), welches wirklich schwer zu finden war!

Kürzlich waren wir am Grab Farinellos in Bologna (Certosa di Bologna), welches wirklich schwer zu finden war!

Arno Argos - living Farinelli voice!

Arno Argos - living Farinelli voice!

Ombra mai fu - Arno Argos Рауниг opera Serse by George Frideric Handel  The opening aria, known as Ombra mai fu, is an operatic favourite thanks to its beautiful plaintive melody. It's one of opera's more unusual love songs, performed by Xerxes as he admires the shade of a plane tree. It's known as Handel's Largo, despite being marked larghetto in the score.  In 1700 the aria was intended to be sung by a soprano castrato.

"Ombra mai fu" is the opening aria from the 1738 opera Serse by George Frideric Handel. Arno Argos Raunig - Sopranist, The Opera Singer From album "Back To T.

Arno Argos Raunig; sopranist, Sala Terrena, Mozarthaus, Vienna  consert

Arno Argos Raunig; sopranist, Sala Terrena, Mozarthaus, Vienna consert

Wiener Sängerknaben (Vienna Choir Boys) mit Arno Argos Raunig    "Vor langer langer Zeit im Duett mit Walter Bachkönig als Sängerknabensolisten. Und wie es das Schicksal so wollte haben wir später - er als Kontrabassist und ich als noch immer Sopranist - viele Barockkonzerte miteinander bestritten. In Deutschland in Polen und - kaum zu glauben - sogar in Österreich."

Wiener Sängerknaben (Vienna Choir Boys) mit Arno Argos Raunig "Vor langer langer Zeit im Duett mit Walter Bachkönig als Sängerknabensolisten. Und wie es das Schicksal so wollte haben wir später - er als Kontrabassist und ich als noch immer Sopranist - viele Barockkonzerte miteinander bestritten. In Deutschland in Polen und - kaum zu glauben - sogar in Österreich."

Earlier picture of Chevalier d'Eon before she transitioned.

10 women who spent their lives living as men to get ahead in society.^Ten men who were ultimately found to be women.^A selection of women who sought to disguise their true sex completely by living as men.

Detail from Thomas Gainsborough, ‘Peter Darnell Muilman, Charles Crokatt and William Keable in a landscape’, c. 1750; reproduced courtesy of and with thanks to the Tate.  Copyright Tate, London, 2002

Detail from Thomas Gainsborough, ‘Peter Darnell Muilman, Charles Crokatt and William Keable in a landscape’, c. 1750; reproduced courtesy of and with thanks to the Tate. Copyright Tate, London, 2002

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