Léon Cordier

Verviers
Season 1896/97 Cordier has a disastrous debut. His good performance in Carmen on October 25 did not inhibit his firing.

Holland
Faust at 's-Gravenhage, Koninklije Schouwburg on October 1 1898 with Miranda/Le Page-Brusac, Pierre d'Asy, BeduéWarnots
Les Huguenots at 's-Gravenhage, Koninklije Schouwburg on October 2, 1898 as Tavannes with Miranda, Le Page-Brusac, Cléry/Péraldo, Le Riguer, Martin, de Backer, Pierre d'Assy
Mireille at 's-Gravenhage, Koninklije Schouwburg on October 3, 1898 (sharing with Rivière who sang the premiere) with Pierre D'Assy, Bédué, Cléry/Péraldo, Géraldi/Maryanne Parentani/Lala Miranda, Warnots
Roméo et Juliette at 's-Gravenhage, Koninklije Schouwburg on October 15, 1898 as Tybalt with Miranda, Lermigneau, Rivière, Bédué Pierre d'Assy, Martin, Barwolf
Carmen at 's-Gravenhage, Koninklije Schouwburg on October 31, 1898 (Sharing with Le Riguer) with Beduél/d'Assy, Nelly Guénia, Miranda/Vaillant. Barwolf
Mignon at 's-Gravenhage, Koninklije Schouwburg on November 14, 1898 (Sharing with Rivière who sang the premiere) with Pierre d'Assy, Gardon, Vaillant/Miranda, Péraldo/Parentani, Warnots
Le Prophète at 's-Gravenhage, Koninklije Schouwburg on November 17, 1898 as Jonas with Le Riguer, Guénia, Le Page-Brusac, Barwolf
Salammbô at 's-Gravenhage, Koninklije Schouwburg on December 17, 1898 as Shahabarim with Le Paga-Brusac, Le Riguer, de Backer, Bédué, Pierre d'Assy, Barwolf
Henri VIII at 's-Gravenhage, Koninklije Schouwburg on January 28, 1899 as le comte de Surrey with de Backer, Le Riguer, Martin, Pierre d'Assy, Le Page-Brusac, Guénia, Barwolf

During the 1899/1900 season in Marseille, there a cover for the tenors by the name of Louis Cordier. Difficult to say if it was the same person.

Léon Cordier singsMireille: Anges du Paradis
Discography

Zonophone, La Haie 1902?
12050 Bon jour Suzon (Delibes)                                                  12050 (7”)
12051 Carmen (Bizet): Haltelà                                                   12051 (7”)
12052 Si j'étais roi (Adam): J'ignorais son nom                                 12052 (7”)
12082 Si j'étais roi (Adam): Romance                                            12082 (7”)
12083 Rigoletto (Verdi): Cavatina                                               12083 (7”)
12084 Favorite (Donizetti): Un ange une femme inconnue                          12084 (7”)
X-1232 Mignon (Thomas): Elle ne croyait pas                                     X-1232
X-1234 Faust (Gounod): Cavatine                                                 X-1234
X-1237 Mireille (Gounod): Cavatine                                              X-1237
X-1244 Carmen (Bizet): Air de la fleur                                          X-1244
I wish to thank Robert Schlesinger for the recording.
Reference for th discography the extraodinary 78opera.com website

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