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Varnay, Astrid (Ibolyka Maria)

soprano, vocals, mezzo-soprano


born: 25 Apr 1918 Stockholm, Sweden Source: 1  

ano del debut en el teatro Colon: 1947 Buenos Aires, Argentina  

perf: 1963-1964 Lisbon, Portugal (S. Carlos)  
perf: 1964-1965 Lisbon, Portugal (S. Carlos)  

The Music Sack has 55 items with information about Astrid (Ibolyka Maria) Varnay:


 1999

Espectaculos Liricos

p. 1387-1406 In:
Moreau, Mario
O teatro de S. Carlos : dois seculos de historia
Vol. II
Lisboa: Hugin Editores, 1999, 713-1424 p.

Number of People : 3,866


 1996

[Artist Index]

The above item is part of :
Ruppli, Michel
The Decca labels. A discography. Volume 6
Record numerical listings & general artist index
Compiled by Michel Ruppli
Westport, Connecticut: Greenwood Press, 1996, 958 p.

Number of People : 10,351


 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


 1994

Hunt, John
Six Wagnerian sopranos : Leider, Flagstad, Varnay, Modl, Nilsson, Jones
Discographies compiled by John Hunt
London: John Hunt, 1994, 282 p.

Number of People : 6


 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


 1991

Cummings, David M.
McIntire, Dennis K.
International who's who in music and musician's directory
(in the classical and light classical fields)
Twelfth edition 1990/91
Consultant editors David M. Cummings; Dennis K. McIntire
Cambridge, England: International Who's Who in Music, 1991

Number of People : 8,178


 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


 1989

Godefroid, Philippe
Divines & divas
Paris: Editions Plumi, 1989

Number of People : 77


 1989

Performer Index : Vocalists

p. 503-540 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 : 2,094


 1989

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

Number of People : 2,306


 1987

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

Number of People : 6,910


 1986

Sadie, Stanley
Hitchcock, H. Wiley
The new Grove dictionary of American music
edited by H. Wiley Hitchcock and Stanley Sadie
New York, N.Y. : Grove's Dictionaries of Music, 1986. 4 v.

Number of People : 3,993


 1986

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

Number of People : 261


 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


 1984

Mordden, Ethan
Demented : the World of the Opera Diva
New York: Franklin Watts, 1984. 310 p.
       24 illus., 27-item bibliography, index.

Number of People : 27


 1983

Indice de Cantantes

p. 481-488 In:
Valenti Ferro, Enzo
Las voces : teatro Colon 1908-1982
Buenos Aires: Ediciones de Arte Gaglainone, 1983

Number of People : 692


 1982

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

Number of People : 3,755


 1982

Blyth, Alan (editor)
Opera on Record.
New York: Harper Colophon Books, 1982. 663 p.
       39 illus.
       1st edition London: Hutchinson & Co., Ltd., 1979
       Note: Select index of artists, opera discographies of 22 composers compiled by Malcolm Walker.

Number of People : 87


 1982

Varnay, Astrid
Singen und Darstellen.
Ein Leben fur die Oper: Jean Cox zum 16. Januar 1982. Laaber 1982. S. 53-55.

Number of People : 1


 1981

Oper 1981
Ein Jahrbuch der Zeitschrift "Opernwelt"
Velber: Erhard Friedrich Verlag, 1981

Number of People : 14


 1980 Source: 1

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

Number of People : 20,506


 1980

Performer Index : Vocalist

p. 367- In:
Myers, Kurtz
Index to record reviews
Compiled and edited by Kurtz Myers
Vol. 5: indexes
Boston, Massachusetts: G.K. Hall, 1980, 664 p.

Number of People : 6,282


 1979

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

Number of People : 16,262


 1979

Nanquette, Claude
Anthologie des interpretes
Paris: Editions Stock, 1979.745, [4] p.

Number of People : 72


 1979

Tubeuf, Andre
Le chant retrouve : sept divas : renaissance de l'opera
Paris: Fayard, 1979

Number of People : 7


 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


 1978

Oper 1978
Ein Jahrbuch der Zeitschrift "Opernwelt"
Velber: Erhard Friedrich Verlag, 1978.

Number of People : 16


 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

[Astrid Varnay]
Opera News, Dec 21, 1974, p. 24

Number of People : 1


 1974

Steane, John Barry
The grand tradition : seventy years of singing on record
London: Gerald Duckworth & Co. Ltd., 1974

Number of People : 101


 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


 1973

Burgin, John Carroll
Teaching Singing.
Metuchen [NJ]: The Scarecrow Press, Inc., 1973. vi, 7-290 p.
       Note: Writings on vocal pedagogy induding articles by well-known singers.

Number of People : 57

Descriptive note


 1973

Matz, Mary Jane Phillips
Opera stars in the sun
Westport, Connecticut: Greenwood Press, 1973

Number of People : 97


 1968

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

Number of People : 205


 1968

Schwaiger, Egloff
Warum der Applaus : beruhmte Interpreten uber ihre Musik
Munich: Ehrenwirth Verlag, 1968

Number of People : 47


 1966

Rosenthal, Harold David
Great singers of today
London: Calder and Boyars, 1966, 212 p.

Number of People : 93


 1965

Pujol, Ramon
Mundo lirico
Barcelona: Ediciones ROndas, 1965

Number of People : 35


 1965

Wessling, Berndt Wilhelm
Astrid Varnay.
Bremen: Schunemann 1965. 123 S.
       mehr. Bl. Abb.

Number of People : 1


 1963

Muller-Marein, Josef
Das musikalische Selbstportrait
Von Komponisten, Sangerinnen und Sanger unserer Zeit
Hamburg: Nannen-Verlag, 1963, 508 p.

Number of People : 50


 1962

Les artistes du chant

p. 381 In:
Wolff, Stephane
L'opera au Palais Garnier (1875-1962)
Les oeuvres, les interpretes ...
Paris: L'Entr'acte, 1962, 565 p.

Number of People : 948


 1962

[Astrid Varnay]
Opera News, May 5, 1962, p. 15

Number of People : 1


 1962

Natan, Alex
Primadonna : Lob der Stimmen
Basil: Basilius Presse, 1962.142 p.
       discography of releases as of April 1961.
       96 illus.
       Note: Critical evaluations of fifty of the premiere female vocalists of this century.

Number of People : 50


 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


 1956

Rosenthal, Harold David
Sopranos of Today : Studies of Twenty-five Opera Singers
London: John Calder, 1956.103 p.
       64 illus.
       Note: Artists admired by the editor of Opera, portions are from previously published material.

Number of People : 25


 1955

[Astrid Varnay]
Opera News, Jan 24, 1955, p. 13
       Note: discusses Elisabeth and Venus

Number of People : 1


 1954

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 : 4,075

More Details : (2 Sections)


 1954

[Astrid Varnay]
Opera News, Jan 4, 1954, p. 24

Number of People : 1


 1952

Spaeth, Edmund
Music and dance in New York State
New York: Bureau of Music Research, 1952

Number of People : 863

More Details : (1 Section)


 1951

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

Mize, J.T.H. / Dr.
The international who is who in music
Fifth (Mid-Century) Edition
Dr. J.T.H. Mize Editor-in-Chief
Chicago: Who is Who in Music, 1951, 576 p.

Number of People : 2,918

More Details : (1 Section)


 1950

[Astrid Varnay]
Opera News, Apr 3, 1950, p. 4
       Note: discusses Eisa and Ortrud

Number of People : 1


 1950

Overseas section

p. 315 In:
Pine, L.G.
Who's who in music
First post-war edition (1949-50)
London: Shaw Publishing, 1950, 419 p.

Number of People : 1,023


 1947

[Astrid Varnay]
Opera News, Mar 3, 1947, p. 12
       Note: discusses Sieglinde

Number of People : 1


 1945

[Astrid Varnay]
Opera News, Feb 19, 1945, p. 30
       Note: first Met Isolde

Number of People : 1


 1941

[Astrid Varnay]
Opera News, Dec 22, 1941, p. 10

Number of People : 1


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