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Slezak, Leo

Sanger, tenor, father of Walter and Margarete Slezak


born: 18 Aug 1873 Schonberg, Mahren now Sumperk, Czechoslovakia Source: 1  

born: 18 Aug 1875 Source: 2,3,4,5  
born: 08 Aug 1873 Source: 6  

died: 01 Jun 1946 Egern am Tegernsee, Germany Source: 1  
died: ------------ Rottach-Egern, Bayern / state, Germany Source: 1  
died: 00 Sep 1943 Vienna, Austria Source: 7  

date of Variety obit: 12 Jun 1946  

active: Baltimore, Maryland / state, USA  

Berlin Philharmonic: debut as soloist/conductor: 23 Sep 1912  

The Music Sack has 70 items with information about Leo Slezak:


 1995

Personregister

p. 332-355 In:
Schepelern, Gerhard
Operaens historie i Danmark 1634-1975
Kobenhaven: Rosinante, 1995, 366 p.

Number of People : 1,121


 1994

Index of Artists

p. 1263-1325 In:
Kelly, Alan
His Master's Voice
Die Stimme seines Herrn. The German catalogue
Westport, Connecticut: Greenwood Press, 1994, 1325 p.

Number of People : 2,206


 1994

Addenda und Corrigenda zu den Banden 1 und 2

p. 1125-1474 In:
Riemens, Leo
Kutsch, Karl J.
Grosses Sangerlexikon. Erganzungsband II
Bern: Francke, 1994

Number of People : 2,140


 1992

Heister, Hanns-Werner
Sparrer, Walter-Wolfgang
Komponisten der Gegenwart
Edition Text+Kritik
Herausgegeben von Hanns-Werner Heister und Walter-Wolfgang Sparrer
1992

Number of People : 480


 1991

Addenda und Corrigenda zum Hauptwerk

p. 1133-1954 In:
Kutsch, Karl J.
Riemens, Leo
Grosses Sangerlexikon. Erganzungsband [I]
Bern: Francke, 1991, 2002 columns

Number of People : 4,103


 1990

Marchand, Miguel Patron
100 grandes cantantes del pasado
Santiago de Chile: Editorial Andres Bello, 1990, 263 p.

Number of People : 100


 1989

Paris, Alain
Dictionnaire des interpretes : et de l'interpretation musicale au XX siecle.
Paris: Robert Laffont, 1989

Number of People : 2,306


 1989

Performer Index : Conductors

p. 547-557 In:
Myers, Kurtz
Index to record reviews 1984-1987 : based on material ... 1984 AND 1987
Compiled and edited by Kurtz Myers
Boston, Massachusetts: G.K. Hall, 1989, 639 p.

Number of People : 20,297


 1988

Artist Index

p. 435-462 In:
Kelly, Alan
His Master's Voice
La Voce del Padrone. The Italian catalogue. A complete numerical catalogue ...
Compiled by Alan Kelly...
Westport, Connecticut: Greenwood Press, 1988, 462 p.

Number of People : 1,268


 1988

Great Singers of the Age
Talking Machine News, 1988, p. 2175-2179

Number of People : 15


 1987

Riemens, Leo
Kutsch, Karl J.
Grosses Sangerlexikon
Bern: Francke, 1987, 3452 columns in two volumes p.

Number of People : 6,910


 1986

Kesting, Jurgen
Die grossen sanger
Dusseldorf: Claassen, 1986, 3 VOLS p.

Number of People : 261


 1986

Slezak, Leo
Lachen mit Slezak.
Reinbek bei Hamburg: Rowohlt 1986. 461 S.
       Mit Ill.
      (Series: Rororo; 5835)

Number of People : 1


 1986

Blanchard, Roger
Cande, Roland de
Dieux et divas de l'opera : de 1820 a 1950 grandeur et decadence du bel canto
Roger Blanchard et Roland de Cande
Paris: Plon, 1986, 478 p.

Number of People : 127


 1985

Cave, Luciano di
Mille voci una stella : il contributo degli esecutori vocali ebrei o di origine ebraica alla musica operistica e classica
Roma: Carucci editore, 1985, 243 p.

Number of People : 164


 1984

Slezak, Leo
Mein Lebensmarchen.
Neuausg. (4. Aufl.)
Munchen: Piper 1984. 206 S.
      (Series: Piper-Prasent)

Number of People : 1


 1984

Hodson, Phillip
Who's who in Wagner
An a to Z look at his life and work
New York: Macmillan, 1984, 182 p.

Number of People : 310


 1983

Slezak, Leo
Mein Lebensmarchen.
Ungek. Ausg., 3. Aufl.
Munchen: Deutscher Taschenbuch-Verlag 1983. 242 S.
       Mit Ill.
      (Series: dtv; 2511: dtv-Grossdr)

Number of People : 1


 1983

Mish, Herman
Tuggle, Robert A.
The golden age of opera
By Robert Tuggle.
New York: Holt, Rinehart and Winston, 1983, 246 p.
       Note: With the photographs of Herman Mish

Number of People : 106


 1982

[Orchestra Members]

The above item is part of :
Muck, Peter
Einhundert Jahre Berliner Philharmonisches Orchester. Darstellung in Dokumentation im Auftrag des Berliner Orchesters. Dritter Band
Die Mitglieder des Orchesters, die Programme, die Konzertreisen ...
Verfassst von Peter Muck
Tutzing: Verlegt bei Hans Schneider, 1982, 509 p.

Number of People : 5,035


 1982

Index

p. 313-343 In:
Keefer, Lubov Breit
Baltimore's music
The haven of the American composer
Baltimore: 1982, 343 p.

Number of People : 3,293


 1982

Riemens, Leo
Kutsch, Karl J.
Unvergangliche Stimmen Sangerlexikon
Karl J. Kutsch, Leo Riemens
Bern: Francke, 1982, 782 p.

Number of People : 3,755


 1981

Slezak, Leo
Slezak, Walter
Mein lieber Bub : Briefe e. besorgten Vaters.
Gekurzte Ausg., 3. Aufl.
[Herausgegeben von Walter SIezak.]
Munchen, Zurich: Piper 1981. 203 S.
      (Series: Piper-Prasent)

Number of People : 1


 1980

Slezak, Leo
Mein Lebensmarchen.
Ungekurzte Ausg., 2. Aufl.
Munchen: Deutscher Taschenbuch-Verlag 1980. 242 S.
       Mit Ill.
      (Series: dtv; 2511: dtv-Grossdr)

Number of People : 1


 1980

Slezak, Leo
Meine samtlichen Werke.
ReinheIt: Rowohlt 1980. 149 S.
      (Series: Rororo; 329)

Number of People : 1


 1980

Index

The above item is part of :
Perry, Jeb H.
Variety obits. An index to obituaries in Variety, 1905-1978
Metuchen, N.J.: Scarecrow Press, 1980, 311 p.

Number of People : 101,729


 1980 Source: 1

Sadie, Stanley
The new Grove dictionary of music and musicians
London: Macmillan, 1980

Number of People : 20,506


 1979

Slezak, Leo
Ruckfall
Reinbek bei Hamburg: Rowohlt 1979. 157 S.
       Mit Ill.
      (Series: Rororo; 501)

Number of People : 1


 1979

Hauenstein, Hans
Interpreten des Wienerliedes
Wien: Buchdruckerei und Verlagsanstalt Karl & Otto Karner, 1979

Number of People : 418


 1979

Robijns, Jozef
Zijlstra, Miep
Algemene muziek enciclopedie
hoofdred., J. Robijns en Miep Zijlstra
Haarlem: De Haan, [1979]-1984

Number of People : 16,262


 1978

Slezak, Leo
Mein Lebensmarchen.
Ungekurzte Ausg.
Munchen: Deutscher Taschenbuch-VerL 1978. 242 S.
       Mit Ill.
      (Series: dtv; 2511: dtv-Grossdr)

Number of People : 1


 1978

Ewen, David
Musicians since 1900 : performers in concert and opera
Compiled and edited by David Ewen
New York: H. W. Wilson, 1978, 974 p.

Number of People : 432


 1977

Scott, Michael
The record of singing to 1914
London: Gerald Duckworth, 1977, 243 p.

Number of People : 181


 1975

Sundstrom, Einar
Morin, Gosta
Moberg, Carl-Allan
Sohlman's musiklexikon
2. rev. och utvidgade uppl.
Redaktion: Gosta Morin, Carl-Alan Moberg och Einar Sundstrom
Stockholm: Sohlman Forlag, 1975-1979, 5 v.

Number of People : 10,962


 1974

Rosner, Helmut
Bulling, Burchard
Frank, Paul
Noetzel, Florian
Kurzgefasstes Tonkunstler Lexikon
Fortfuhrt von Burchard Bulling, Florian Noetzel, Helmut Rosner
Wilhelmshaven: Heinrichshofen, 1974
       Note: Zweiter Teil: Erganzungen und Erweiterungen seit 1937

Number of People : 16,276


 1968

Possiger, Gunter
Die grossen Sanger und Dirigenten
Munich: Wilhelm Heyne, 1968, 220 p.

Number of People : 205


 1964

Richards, John B.
Vegeto, Raffaele
Celletti, Rodolfo
Le grandi voci; dizionario critico; biografico dei cantanti con discografia operistica
Consulenti per le discografie: Raffaele Vegeto, John B. Richards
Direttore: Rodolfo Celletti
Roma: Istituto per la Collaborazione Culturale, 1964, 1044 p.

Number of People : 305


 1963

[article with discography]

The above item is part of :
Dennis, J.F.E.
The Record Collector [Volume 15]
Ipswich, Suffolk: J.F.E. Dennis, 1963

Number of People : 5


 1963

Cesko slovensky hudebni slovnik osob a instituci
Prague: Statni Hudebni Vydavatelstvi, 1963-1965

Number of People : 7,206


 1962

Les artistes du chant

p. 441 In:
Wolff, Stephane
L'opera au Palais Garnier (1875-1962)
Les oeuvres, les interpretes ...
Paris: L'Entr'acte, 1962, 565 p.

Number of People : 1,031


 1959

[Leo Slezak]
Opera News, Dec 5, 1959, p. 4
       Note: as recalled by his son Walter

Number of People : 1


 1957

Ewen, David
Living musicians : first supplement
Compiled and edited by David Ewen
New York: H. W. Wilson Company, 1957, 178 p.

Number of People : 456


 1954

Totenliste

p. 1627 In:
Muller von Asow, Erich Hermann
Muller von Asow, Hedwig
Kurschners Deutscher Musiker-Kalender 1954
Zweite Ausgabe des Deutschen Musiker-Lexikons
Herausgeber: Hedwig und E.H. Mueller von Asow
Berlin: Walter de Gruyter, 1954, 1702 COLS p.

Number of People : 1,486


 1954

Pena, Joaquin
Angles, Higinio
Querol Gavalda, Miguel
Diccionario de la musica labor
Iniciado por Joaquin Pena
Continuado por Higinio Angles
Con la colaboracion de Miguel Querol y otros distinguidos musicologos espanoles y extranjeros
Barcelona: Editorial Labor, 1954, 2V, 2318P.

Number of People : 7,942


 1953

Slezak, Leo
Kindheits- und Jugenderinnerungen in Brunn.
Leimen/Heidelberg: Die Heimatbrucke 1953. 44 S.
      (Series: Brunner Buchring; 12)

Number of People : 1


 1953

Sarneck, Martin G.
Leo Slezak. Zur Wiederkehr seines 80. Geburtstages am 17. August [1953]
Die Buhnengenossenschaft. 5 (1953), S. 115.

Number of People : 1


 1952

Slezak, Leo
Ruckfall : 61. -69. Taus.
Hamburg: Rowohlt (1952). 222 S.

Number of People : 1


 1951 Source: 6

Moberg, Carl-Allan
Sundstrom, Einar
Sohlman's musiklexikon : nordiskt och allmant upplagsverk for tonkonst, musikliv och dans
Redaktion: Gosta Morin, Carl Allan Moberg [och] Einar Sundstrom
Stockholm: Sohlman Forlag, [1951-]

Number of People : 8,662


 1951

Wenzl, Josef
Aus Leo Slezaks letzten Tagen. Zur Wiederkehr seines Todestages, nach unveroffentlichten Briefen.
Zeitschrift fur Musik. 112 (1951), S. 313-316.

Number of People : 1


 1947

Bauer, Roberto
The new catalogue of historical records 1898-1908/09
London: Sidgwick & Jackson, 1947, 494 p.

Number of People : 1,232


 1946

[Leo Slezak - obituary]
Opera News, Oct 21, 1946, p. 28

Number of People : 1


 1944

Obituaries

p. 212 In:
Hinrichsen, Max
Hill, Ralph
Hinrichsen's year book 1944 : music of our time
Edited by Ralph Hill and Max Hinrichsen
London: Hinrichsen Editions, 1944, 308 p.

Number of People : 35


 1941

Bio-bibliographical index of musicians in the United States of America since colonial times
Prepared by the District of Columbia Historical Records Survey Division of Community Service Programs Works project Administration
Washington, DC: 1941, 439 p.

Number of People : 10,576


 1941

Aldrigh, Richard
Concert Life in New York 1902-1923
New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1941

Number of People : 1,464


 1941

Barone, J.
Who is who in music
1941 edition
Chicago: Lee Stern Press, 1941

Number of People : 3,908


 1940

Baker, Theodore
Baker's biographical dictionary of musicians
Fourth edition revised and enlarged
New York: G. Schirmer, 1940

Number of People : 6,835


 1938

Slezak, Leo
Song of motley : being the reminiscences of a hungry tenor
London, Hedge. 80. 302 p.

Number of People : 1


 1938

Slezak, Leo
Songs of motley : being the reminiscences of a hungry tenor
London: William Hodge, 1938, 302 p.

Number of People : 1


 1937

Schmidl, Carlo
Dizionario universale dei musicisti
Milan: Sonzogno, 1937, 2V p.

Number of People : 11,317


 1936

Nordberger, C.
Leo Slezak.

p. 62-73 In:
Intermezzo
Stockholm: 1936

Number of People : 1


 1936 Source: 2

Frank, Paul
Altmann, Wilhelm
Kurzgefasstes Tonkunstler Lexikon : fur Musiker und Freunde der Musik
Begrundet von Paul Frank
Neu bearbeitet und erganzt von Wilhelm Altmann
Regensburg: Gustave Bosse, 1936, 730 p.

Number of People : 17,230


 1931

Key, Pierre V.R.
Pierre Key's musical who's who
A biographical survey of contemporary musicians
Edited by Pierre V.R. Key; editor Musical Digest and ...
New York: Pierre Key, 1931, 498 p.

Number of People : 3,336

More Details : (1 Section)


 1929

Schwimmer, Franciska
Great musicians as children
Garden City, New York: Doubleday & Company, Inc., 1929, 238 p.

Number of People : 29


 1929 Source: 3

Muller, Erich H.
Deutsches Musiker-Lexikon
Herausgegeben von Erich H. Muller
Dresden: Wilhelm Limpert, 1929, 1644 p.

Number of People : 7,599


 1927

Norlind, Tobias
Allmant musiklexikon
Stockholm: Wahlstrom & Widstrand, 1927-28, 2V p.

Number of People : 4,739


 1918 Source: 4

Saerchinger, Cesar
International who's who in music and musical gazetteer
Edited by Cesar Saerchinger
New York: Current Literature Pub. Co., 1918, 841 p.

Number of People : 5,340


 1911 Source: 5

Jansa, Friedrich
Deutsche Tonkunstler und Musiker in Wort und Bild
Herausgegeben von Friedrich Jansa
Leipzig: Friedrich Jansa, 1911, 835 p.

Number of People : 1,632


 1908

Kienzl, Wilhelm
Im Konzert
Berlin: Allgemeiner Verein fur Deutsche Literatur, 1908, 312 p.

Number of People : 54


 1903

Eisenberg, Ludwig
Grosses Biographisches Lexikon der deutschen Buhne im 19. Jahrhundert ...
Leipzig: 1903

Number of People : 1,057


 1902

Kosel, Hermann Cl. (Hrsg.)
Deutsch-Osterreichisches Kunstler- und Schriftsteller-Lexikon. Biographien und Bibliographie der Wiener Kunstler und Schriftsteller. Biographien und Bibliographie der deutschen Kunstlerer und Schriftsteller in Osterreich-Ungarn ausser Wien ...
2 Bde.
Wien: 1902-06

Number of People : 499


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