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Gustavo De Bernal Reszky (Baritone) (Aguascalientes / Mexico City 1875 - Paris 1918)




He received his education in Mexico City and in Italy. Debuted in 1899 at  the Teatro Garibaldi of Figline Valdarno in ‘’La Traviata’’. He appeared in numerous stages in Italy, Spain and South America. He also sang with success in Russia. There he recorded for G&T. In the 1905-1906 season he performed under the name Gustavo Berl-Resky at  the Metropolitan opera in New York, making his debut as Enrico in ‘’Lucia Di Lammermoor’’. He was married to soprano Maria Scorphy (Maria Scarpa).

Chronology of some appearances

1899 Figline Valdarno Teatro Garibaldi Favorita (Alfonso)
1900 Monza Teatro Sociale Aida (Amonasro)
1901 Chiavari Politeama Verdi Ruy Blas (Sallustio)
1902 Bergamo Teatro Sociale Rigoletto (Rigoletto)
1903 Forlê Teatro Comunale Amico Fritz (David)
1905 New York Teatro Metropolitan Lucia di Lammermoor (Enrico)
1906 Taranto Teatro Andronico Carmen (Escamillo)
1907 Pesaro Teatro Rossini Traviata (Alfredo)


Don Pasquale: Bella siccome un angelo Sterling 622
Tannhauser: O tu bell’astro G&T 2-52651 6968L
L'Africana: Adamastor, roi des vagues profondes Victor 4729 E-3253- 2
El mar sin playas Barcarola Mexicana (Sancedo) Edison B35
El mar sin playas Barcarola Mexicana (Sancedo) Victor 4772 E-3209-2
Favorita: Vien, Leonora Edison B8
Preghiera (Francesco Paolo Tosti) Victor 16745 B-3252-2
Preghiera (Francesco Paolo Tosti) Edison B16
La Traviata: Dite alla giovine with Maria Scarphy-Resky Edison B14
Otello: Credo Victor 31558 C-3161-2
Tosca: Tosca divina! Victor 16745 B-3246-1




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