Tucker, Richard

   American tenor. He was a successful synagogue cantor. From 1945 he made a career as an opera singer at the Metropolitan Opera in New York.

Dictionary of Jewish Biography. .

Look at other dictionaries:

  • TUCKER, RICHARD — (1914–1975), singer and …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Tucker, Richard — ▪ American opera singer original name  Reuben Ticker   born Aug. 28, 1913, Brooklyn, N.Y., U.S. died Jan. 8, 1975, Kalamazoo, Mich.       American operatic tenor and cantor who sang roles in more than 30 operas.       As a youth Tucker first sang …   Universalium

  • Tucker,Richard — Tuck·er (tŭkʹər), Richard. 1914? 1975. American tenor who performed with the New York Metropolitan Opera from 1945 to 1975. * * * …   Universalium

  • Tucker (surname) — Tucker is a surname.Derivation of nameThe origin of the name is not entirely sure, but since it has a long history as a surname on both the continent as in England and from thereon also in the United States it presumably has the same Saxon roots …   Wikipedia

  • Richard Tucker (actor) — Infobox actor bgcolour = silver name = Richard Tucker imagesize = caption = birthdate = 4 June, 1884 location = Brooklyn, New York, New York, USA height = deathdate = 5 December, 1942 deathplace = Woodland Hills, Los Angeles, USA yearsactive =… …   Wikipedia

  • Richard Tucker — (August 28, 1913 ndash; January 8, 1975) was an American operatic tenor.Tucker was born Ruvn (Rubin) Ticker in Brooklyn, New York. His musical aptitude was discovered early, and was nurtured under the tutelage of Samuel Weisser at the Tifereth… …   Wikipedia

  • Richard Tucker — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda Richard Tucker (Nueva York, 28 de agosto de 1913 8 de enero de 1975), fue un tenor lírico de Estados Unidos de fama mundial conocido por sus interpretaciones verdianas y sus acertadas notas altas en el canto.… …   Wikipedia Español

  • Richard Tucker — (eigentlich Ruvn Ticker; * 28. August 1913 in Brooklyn, New York City; † 8. Januar 1975 in Kalamazoo) war ein US amerikanischer Tenor. Inhaltsverzeichnis 1 Biographie 2 Hörbeispiele 3 …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Richard Tucker (disambiguation) — Richard Tucker may refer to:*Richard Tucker (1913–1975), American operatic tenor *Richard Tucker (actor) (1884–1942), American film actor *Richard Hawley Tucker (1859–1952), American astronomer *Richard C. Tucker, President and CEO (Retired)… …   Wikipedia

  • Richard Norwood — (1590? – 1675) was an English mathematician, diver, and surveyor, connected with Isaac Newton. He has also been called Bermuda’s outstanding genius of the seventeenth century . [ [http://homepages.rootsweb.com/ norwood/id52.htm Bermuda, Today and …   Wikipedia

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.