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Tenor Louis Morrisson (1888-1934) as Don José (“Carmen”), Royal Flemish Opera, Antwerp: The tragic operatic journey…

He made his debut at Amsterdam in 1909. WWI prevented him to be on the roster of the Chicago Lyric Opera, but he appeared with leading opera houses in Europe until 1933 when he brought his career to an end due to illness. He was expected to become the star tenor of his day and the only competitor to Fernand Ansseau. He left a recording legacy.