Eric Tappy (born May 19, 1931) is a Swiss operatic tenor. Events 1535 - French explorer Jacques Cartier sets sail on his second voyage to North America with three ships 110 men and Year 1931 ( MCMXXXI) was a Common year starting on Thursday (link will display full 1931 calendar of the Gregorian calendar. Switzerland (English pronunciation; Schweiz Swiss German: Schwyz or Schwiiz Suisse Svizzera Svizra officially the Swiss Confederation Opera is an art form in which Singers and Musicians perform a Dramatic work (called an opera which combines a text (called a Libretto The tenor is the highest male voice within the Modal register, just above the Baritone voice
Tappy studied with Fernando Carpi at the Geneva Conservatory and Ernst Reichert in Salzburg. Geneva (Genève is the second-most populous city in Switzerland (after Zürich) and is the most populous city of Romandy (the French -speaking is the fourth-largest city in Austria and the capital of the federal state of Salzburg. He made his concert debut in Strasbourg in 1959 as the Evangelist in the St. Matthew Passion. Strasbourg (Strasbourg stʁazbuʁ Alsatian: Strossburi,; Straßburg) is the capital and principal City of the Alsace région He made his American debut as Don Ottavio at the San Francisco Opera in 1974. The United States of America —commonly referred to as the San Francisco Opera (SFO is the second largest Opera company in North America. Year 1974 ( MCMLXXIV) was a Common year starting on Tuesday (link will display full calendar of the 1974 Gregorian calendar.
Tappy was known for his wide range of concert and opera repertoire. He retired in 1982. Year 1982 ( MCMLXXXII) was a Common year starting on Friday (link displays the 1982 Gregorian calendar)