Is This Your Caruso? PDF ePub eBook

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Is This Your Caruso? free pdf Born to an impoverished farming family in Northern Italy, Luigi Campeotto grew up during the Second World War and rose against all odds to become the greatest tenor of his time. As a young man, Luigi immigrated to Western Australia, working in the deadly asbestos mines in Wittenoom Gorge and in squalid working conditions in crayfish processing factories on Lancelin Island. Discovered by his benevolent patroness, Mrs Olive Thomson, she and the community of Katanning, Western Australia, organised a scholarship for Luigi to study singing with famous soprano Adelaide Sarccemo from Teatro La Scala in Milan. He would eventually be hailed as a 'Second Caruso' by famous musicians, critics and audiences alike Luigi's colourful life, based not only on his narration but those who knew him well, is faithfully written with sensitivity and humour.

About Nalini De Sielvie

Nalini de Sielvie was born in Sri Lanka and emigrated to Australia with her husband and two sons in 1972. Not only an artist, she has Diplomas in Journalism, Commercial Art and Pianoforte. She is President of 'Authors Australia Inc', a member of the Society of Women Writers Victoria, Victorian Writers Centre and Peninsula Arts Society and is included in 'Who's Who' of Australian Writers. Is this Your Caruso? is the author's ninth book, having previously published fiction, short stories and poetry.

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Author : Nalini De Sielvie
Publisher : Melrose Books
Data Published : 27 February 2012
ISBN : 1907732535
EAN : 9781907732539
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 169 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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  • Is This Your Caruso? free pdfIs This Your Caruso?

    . Born to an impoverished farming family in Northern Italy, Luigi Campeotto grew up during the Second World War and rose against all odds to become the greatest tenor of his time. As a young man, Lui