Zvonimir Krnetiċ

October 6, 1930 Belgrade -

After finishing the Musical high school "Mokranjac", he graduated from the Department of singing at the Music Academy in Belgrade in 1960 in the class of prof. J. Stamatovic-Nikolic. Then, he received a scholarship from the Department of Culture and spent a year at the Conservatory "Benedetto Marcello" in Venice in the class of prof. Paola Bononi. Back in Belgrade, again at the Muzikoj Academy, he completed his studies in the class of prof. Zdenka Zikova.

He made his debut in 1958 at the Opera in Belgrade and stayed there until the end of his career.

He appeared in opera as guest and in concerts outside Yugoslavia.

In 1972, he started teaching singing at the Conservatory in Belgrade. One of his student was Béla Mavrák

His repertory included: Jenik, Faust, Hoffmann, Don Carlo, Duca, Nemorino, Lenski, Rodolfo, Canio, Oedipus Rex, Míca (Ero the Joker), José Manrico, Riccardo, Sergey (Mazapa), Alfredo, Almaviva, Pinkerton, Radames, Werther, Stojan (Koštana), José, ...

He recorded for Jugoton: Ero the Joker, recitals, ..
Koštana, with Petar Konjovic; Gordana Jeftovic; Dusan Popovic; Miroslav Cangalovic; and Mladen Jagust
Mazepa with Bakocevic, Radmila; Cangalovic, Miroslav; Danon, Oskar

Reference: Kutsch & Riemens
Reference 1

Zvonimir Krnetiċ singsUn ballo in maschera: Ma se m'č forza perderti

Zvonimir Krnetiċ singsL'elisir d'amore: Una furtiva lagrima


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