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Canio (Character)
from "The Metropolitan Opera Presents" (1977)

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Canio is the deceived and eventually murderous husband in Leoncavallo's opera "Pagliacci"... See more »
Alternate Names:
Canio in 'Pagliacci' / Canio in 'Pagliacci' scene


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  1. Pagliacci (1998) (TV) Played by Plácido Domingo
  2. "The Metropolitan Opera Presents"
    ... aka "Live from the Metropolitan Opera" - USA (original title)
    ... aka "Live from the Met" - USA (informal alternative title)
        - Il Tabarro/Pagliacci (1994) TV episode, Played by Luciano Pavarotti / Luciano Pavarotti
        - Cavalleria Rusticana/Pagliacci (1978) TV episode, Played by Plácido Domingo / Plácido Domingo
  3. "Live from Lincoln Center"
        - New York City Opera: Cavalleria Rusticana/Pagliacci (1992) TV episode, Played by Antonio Barasorda

  4. Pagliacci (1982) (TV) Played by Plácido Domingo
  5. Paillasse (1981) (TV) Played by Jon Frederic West

  6. Pagliacci (1968) (TV) Played by Jon Vickers

  7. Pajazzo (1959) (TV) Played by Ragnar Ulfung
  8. "Producers' Showcase"
        - Festival of Music (1956) TV episode, Played by Jan Peerce (as Canio in 'Pagliacci' scene)
  9. Pagliacci (1954) (TV) Played by Franco Corelli
  10. "NBC Television Opera Theatre"
        - Pagliacci (1951) TV episode, Played by Joseph Mordino

  11. Love of a Clown - Pagliacci (1948) Played by Afro Poli / Galliano Masini
    ... aka "Pagliacci (Amore tragico)" - Italy (original title)
  12. Lache Bajazzo (1943) Played by Paul Hörbiger
  13. Laugh Pagliacci (1943) Played by Paul Hörbiger
    ... aka "I pagliacci" - Italy (original title)

  14. I pagliacci (1931) Played by Fernando Bertini

  15. Vesti la giubba (1926) Played by Giovanni Martinelli (as Canio in 'Pagliacci')
    ... aka "Giovanni Martinelli, Tenor, Sings Vesti la Giubba from the Opera I Pagliacci, by Leoncavallo" - USA (copyright title)

  16. Bajadser (1919) Played by Olaf Fønss
Archive Footage:
  1. "Great Performances"
        - The Art of Singing: Golden Voices of the Century (1998) TV episode, Played by Giuseppe Di Stefano (as Canio in 'Pagliacci')
  2. "Opernführer"
        - Der Bajazzo (1970) TV episode, Played by Jon Vickers

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