Consistency of approach in the “Old Italian School”

I recently acquired a copy of the 1950 book, "The Foundations of Singing", written by Franklyn Kelsey. Kelsey was born in 1891 in Hartlepool, and died in 1958.  He sang at Covent Garden from 1926 to 1934 as one of their principle Basses.  He taught singing at the University College of South Wales and the [...]