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 1968

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


The above item has biographical information on:

  Abendroth, Hermann (b. 1883 d. 1956)   conductor, direttore d'orchestre
  Albanese, Licia (b. 1913)   interprete, soprano
  Alva, Luigi (b. 1927)   interprete, Sanger
  Ancerl, Karel (b. 1908 d. 1973)   conductor, direttore d'orchestre
  Anders, Peter (b. 1908 d. 1954)   Sanger, tenor
  Anderson, Marian (b. 1897 d. 1993)   accordion, chanteur
  Ansermet, Ernest (b. 1883 d. 1969)   chef d'orchestre, conductor
  Barbieri, Fedora (b. 1920)   interprete, mezzo-soprano
  Barbirolli, John (b. 1899 d. 1970)   conductor, direttore d'orchestra
  Bastianini, Ettore (b. 1922 d. 1967)   baritone, baritono
  Battistini, Mattia (b. 1856 d. 1928)   baritone, Sanger
  Beecham, Thomas (b. 1879 d. 1961)   conductor, Dirigent
  Beinum, Eduard (b. 1900 d. 1959)   conductor
  Berganza, Teresa (b. 1935)   interprete, mezzo-soprano
  Berger, Erna (b. 1900 d. 1990)   Sanger, soprano
  Bergonzi, Carlo (b. 1924)   interprete, Sanger
  Bernstein, Leonard (b. 1918 d. 1990)   composer, conductor
  Berry, Walter (b. 1929)   baritone, bass-baritone
  Bjoner, Ingrid (b. 1927)   interprete, sangerinde
  Bjorling, Jussi [Johann Jonata] (b. 1911 d. 1960)   sanger, tenor
  Blech, Leo (b. 1871 d. 1958)   composer, conductor
  Bohm, Karl (b. 1894 d. 1981)   conductor
  Bohme, Kurt (b. 1908 d. 1989)   bass, Soloist: Gesang
  Bohnen, Michael (b. 1887 d. 1965)   bass-baritone, Bass
  Borkh, Inge (b. 1921)   interprete, Soloist: Gesang
  Boult, Adrian (Cedric) (b. 1889 d. 1983)   conductor
  Brouwenstijn, Gre (b. 1915)   interprete, soprano
  Bumbry, Grace (Melzia Ann) (b. 1937)   mezzo-soprano, soprano
  Busch, Fritz Ludwig Wilhelm (b. 1890 d. 1951)   chef d'orchestre, conductor
  Callas, Maria [Cecelia Sophia Anna Maria] (b. 1923 d. 1977)   interprete, soprano
  Caniglia, Maria (b. 1905 d. 1979)   interprete, soprano
  Capecchi, Renato (b. 1923)   baritone, bass
  Caruso, Enrico (b. 1873)   cantante de opera, musicisti
  Cebotari, Maria (b. 1910 d. 1949)   interprete, Sanger
  Chaliapin, Fyodor Ivanovich (b. 1873 d. 1938)   Bass, cantante de opera
  Christoff, Boris (b. 1918)   bass, basso
  Cluytens, Andre (b. 1905 d. 1967)   conductor, direttore d'orchestre
  Corena, Fernando (b. 1916 d. 1984)   bass, cantante
  Cossotto, Fiorenza (b. 1935)   contralto, interprete
  Crass, Franz (b. 1928)   bass-baritone, bass
  Crespin, Regine C. (b. 1927)   interprete, Sanger
  Dal Monte, Toti (b. 1893 d. 1975)   Sanger, soprano
  De Sabata, Victor (b. 1892 d. 1967)   compositore, conductor
  Del Monaco, Mario (b. 1915 d. 1982)   interprete, sanger
  Della Casa, Lisa (b. 1919)   Sanger, Soloist: Gesang
  Dermota, Anton (b. 1910 d. 1989)   Lied und Oratorium, sanger
  Di Stefano, Giuseppe (b. 1921)   interprete, sanger
  Domgraf-Fassbander, Willi (b. 1897 d. 1978)   baritone, Sanger
  Edelmann, Otto (b. 1917)   bass-baritone, bass
  Eipperle, Trude (b. 1910)   Sanger, Soloist: Gesang
  Elmendorff, Karl (Eduard Maria) (b. 1891 d. 1962)   conductor, direttore d'orchestre
  Erb, Karl (b. 1877 d. 1958)   Sanger, tenor
  Erede, Alberto (b. 1909)   conductor, direttore d'orchestra
  Farrar, Geraldine (b. 1882)   soprano, singer
  Ferrier, Kathleen (Mary) (b. 1912 d. 1953)   contralto, sangerinde
  Fischer-Dieskau, Dietrich (b. 1925)   baritone, bass
  Flagstad, Kirsten (Malfrid) (b. 1895 d. 1962)   sangerinde, sopran
  Frantz, Ferdinand (b. 1906 d. 1959)   baritone, bass-baritone
  Freni, Mirella (b. 1935)   interprete, Sanger
  Frick, Gottlob (b. 1906)   bass, basso
  Fricsay, Ferenc (b. 1914 d. 1963)   composer, conductor
  Furtwangler, Wilhelm (b. 1886 d. 1954)   cembalo, chef d'orchestre
  Gavazzeni, Gianandrea (b. 1909)   conductor, conferenziere
  Gedda, Nicolai (Harry Gustaf) (b. 1925)   interprete, Sanger
  Ghiaurov, Nicolai (b. 1929)   bass, basso
  Gigli, Beniamino (b. 1890 d. 1957)   Buchdrucker, interprete
  Giulini, Carlo Maria (b. 1914)   conductor, direttore d'orchestra
  Gobbi, Tito (b. 1913 d. 1984)   baritone, baritono
  Goltz, Christel (b. 1912)   Sanger, soprano
  Greindl, Josef (b. 1912 d. 1993)   bass, interprete
  Grobe, Donald (Roth) (b. 1929 d. 1986)   interprete, Sanger
  Grummer, Elisabeth (b. 1911 d. 1986)   Sanger, Soloist: Gesang
  Gueden, Hilde (b. 1917 d. 1988)   interprete, Sanger
  Haefliger, Ernst (b. 1919)   Sanger, tenor
  Hann, Georg (b. 1897 d. 1950)   bass, Soloist: Gesang
  Hempel, Frieda (b. 1885 d. 1955)   Sanger, soprano
  Hoffgen, Marga (b. 1921)   contralto, interprete
  Hongen, Elisabeth (b. 1906)   contralto, interprete
  Hopf, Hans (b. 1916)   interprete, tenor
  Hotter, Hans (b. 1909)   baritone, bass-baritone
  Husch, Gerhard (Heinrich Wilhelm Fritz) (b. 1901 d. 1984)   baritone, Sanger
  Ivogun, Maria (b. 1891 d. 1987)   Sanger, soprano
  Janowitz, Gundula (b. 1939)   interprete, Sanger
  Jeritza, Maria (b. 1887 d. 1982)   Sanger, sangerinde
  Jochum, Eugen (b. 1902 d. 1987)   conductor, direttore d'orchestre
  Jurinac, Sena [Srebrenka] (b. 1921)   interprete, Sanger
  Karajan, Herbert (b. 1908 d. 1989)   cembalo, conductor
  Keilberth, Joseph (b. 1908 d. 1968)   conductor, direttore d'orchestre
  Kempe, Rudolf (b. 1910 d. 1976)   conductor, direttore d'orchestre
  Kiepura, Jan (b. 1902 d. 1966)   cast, Soloist: Gesang
  Kleiber, Erich (b. 1890 d. 1956)   chef d'orchestre, conductor
  Klemperer, Otto (b. 1885 d. 1973)   conductor, direttore d'orchestre
  Klose, Margarete Frida (b. 1902 d. 1968)   mezzo-Soprano or Contralto, mezzo-soprano
  Kmentt, Waldemar (b. 1929)   Sanger, tenor
  Knappertsbusch, Hans (b. 1888 d. 1965)   conductor, direttore d'orchestre
  Kondrashin, Kirill (Petrovich) (b. 1914 d. 1981)   conductor, direttore d'orchestre
  Konwitschny, Franz (b. 1901 d. 1962)   conductor, direttore d'orchestre
  Konya, Sandor (b. 1923)   Sanger, tenor
  Koth, Erica (b. 1927 d. 1989)   Soloist: Gesang, soprano
  Krauss, Clemens Heinrich (b. 1893 d. 1954)   conductor, direttore d'orchestre
  Krips, Josef (b. 1902 d. 1974)   conductor, direttore d'orchestre
  Kubelik, Rafael (Jeronym) (b. 1914)   conductor, direttore d'orchestre
  Kunz, Erich (b. 1909)   baritone, interprete
  Kupper, Annelies (Gabreile) (b. 1906 d. 1988)   Sanger, soprano
  Lear, Evelyn (b. 1928)   cast, Sanger
  Lehmann, Lotte (b. 1888 d. 1976)   chanteur, Sanger
  Leider, Frida (b. 1888 d. 1975)   Sanger, sangerinde
  Leinsdorf, Erich (b. 1912)   conductor, direttore sostituto
  Lemnitz, Tiana (Luise) (b. 1897)   Sanger, soprano
  Lipp, Wilma (b. 1925)   Sanger, Soloist: Gesang
  London, George (b. 1919 d. 1985)   bass-baritone, interprete
  Loose, Emmy (b. 1914 d. 1987)   soprano, vocals
  Lorengar, Pilar (b. 1928)   Sanger, soprano
  Lorenz, Max (b. 1901 d. 1975)   Sanger, tenor
  Los Angeles, Victoria (b. 1923)   guitar, soprano
  Ludwig, Christa (b. 1924)   mezzo-soprano, Sanger
  Ludwig, Leopold (b. 1908 d. 1979)   conductor, direttore
  Ludwig, Walter (b. 1904 d. 1981)   interprete, Sanger
  Maazel, Lorin (Varencove) (b. 1930)   conductor, direttore d'orchestre
  Madeira, Jean (b. 1918 d. 1972)   contralto, mezzo-soprano
  Malaniuk, Ira (b. 1923)   contralto, interprete
  Markevitch, Igor (b. 1912 d. 1983)   composer, compositeur
  Matacic, Lovro (b. 1899 d. 1985)   conductor, direttore
  Melba, Nellie (b. 1861)   Sanger, soprano
  Melchior, Lauritz (b. 1890 d. 1973)   cast, sanger
  Mengelberg, Willem [Josef Willem] (b. 1871 d. 1951)   chef d'orchestre, conductor
  Merrill, Robert (b. 1919)   baritone
  Merriman, Nan [Katherine-Ann] (b. 1920)   mezzo-soprano, vocals
  Metternich, Josef (b. 1915)   baritone, Sanger
  Milanov, Zinka (b. 1906 d. 1989)   soprano
  Mitropoulos, Dimitri (b. 1896 d. 1960)   conductor, direttore d'orchestre
  Modl, Martha (b. 1912)   interprete, Sanger
  Moffo, Anna (b. 1935)   interprete, sangerinde
  Monteux, Pierre (Benjamin) (b. 1875 d. 1964)   conductor, direttore d'orchestre
  Munch, Charles (b. 1891 d. 1968)   chef d'orchestre, conductor
  Neidlinger, Gustav (b. 1912 d. 1991)   baritone, bass-baritone
  Neri, Giulio (b. 1909 d. 1958)   bass, basso
  Nilsson, Birgit [Marta Birgit] (b. 1918)   interprete, Sanger
  Ormandy, Eugene (b. 1899 d. 1985)   card, conductor
  Otto, Lisa (b. 1919)   Sanger, soprano
  Panerai, Roland (b. 1924)   baritone, baritono
  Patzak, Julius (b. 1898 d. 1974)   Lied und Oratorium, Sanger
  Pears, Peter (Neville Luard) (b. 1910 d. 1986)   interprete, Sanger
  Prey, Hermann (b. 1929)   baritone, interprete
  Price, Leontyne [Mary Violet Leontyne] (b. 1927)   Sanger, soprano
  Questa, Angelo (b. 1901 d. 1960)   conductor, direttore d'orchestra
  Ramin, Gunther (Werner Hans) (b. 1898 d. 1956)   direttore, Dirigent
  Reiner, Fritz (b. 1888 d. 1963)   conductor, direttore d'orchestre
  Reining, Maria (b. 1903 d. 1991)   interprete, Sanger
  Resnik, Regina (b. 1922)   encenador, interprete
  Rosbaud, Hans (b. 1895 d. 1962)   conductor, direttore d'orchestre
  Rosvaenge, Helge (b. 1897 d. 1972)   sanger, tenor
  Rothenberger, Anneliese (b. 1924)   Sanger, sangerinde
  Rysanek, Leonie (b. 1926)   soprano, vocals
  Sack, Erna (b. 1906 d. 1972)   Sanger, soprano
  Sanderling, Kurt (b. 1912)   conductor, direttore d'orchestra
  Sawallisch, Wolfgang (b. 1923)   conductor, direttore d'orchestra
  Schech, Marianne (b. 1915)   soprano, vocals
  Scherchen, Hermann (b. 1891 d. 1966)   chef d'orchestre, conductor
  Schlusnus, Heinrich (b. 1888 d. 1952)   baritone, Sanger
  Schmitt-Walter, Karl (b. 1900 d. 1985)   baritone, Sanger
  Schock, Rudolf (Johann) (b. 1915 d. 1986)   tenor
  Schoffler, Paul (b. 1897 d. 1977)   bass-baritone, bass
  Schuricht, Carl (b. 1880 d. 1967)   conductor, direttore d'orchestre
  Schwarzkopf, Elisabeth [Olga Maria Elisabeth Friederike (b. 1915)   cantante, interprete
  Sciutti, Graziella (b. 1932)   soprano, vocals
  Seefried, Irmgard (b. 1919 d. 1988)   interprete, Sanger
  Serafin, Tullio (b. 1878 d. 1968)   conductor, direttore d'orchestra
  Siepi, Cesare (b. 1923)   bass, basso
  Simionato, Giulietta (b. 1910)   interprete, mezzo-soprano
  Simoneau, Leopold (b. 1918)   tenor
  Slezak, Leo (b. 1873 d. 1946)   Sanger, tenor
  Solti, Georg [Gyorgy] (b. 1912)   conductor, Dirigent
  Souzay, Gerard (Marcel) (b. 1920)   baritone, interprete
  Stella, Antonietta (b. 1929)   interprete, Sanger
  Stignani, Ebe (b. 1904 d. 1974)   interprete, mezzo-soprano
  Stokowski, Leopold (Anthony) (b. 1882 d. 1977)   cast, conductor
  Streich, Rita (b. 1920 d. 1987)   interprete, Sanger
  Suitner, Otmar (b. 1922)   conductor, direttore d'orchestra
  Suthaus, Ludwig [Heinrich Ludwig] (b. 1906 d. 1971)   tenor
  Sutherland, Joan (b. 1926)   interprete, sangerinde
  Svanholm, Set (Karl Viktor) (b. 1904 d. 1964)   Sanger, tenor
  Taddei, Giuseppe (b. 1916)   baritone, baritono
  Tagliavini, Ferruccio (b. 1913)   interprete, sanger
  Talvela, Marti (Olavi) (b. 1935 d. 1989)   bass, Sanger
  Tauber, Richard (b. 1891 d. 1948)   cast, musicisti
  Tebaldi, Renata (b. 1922)   interprete, sangerinde
  Teschemacher, Margarete (b. 1903 d. 1959)   Sanger, soprano
  Thomas, Jess (Floyd) (b. 1927)   tenor
  Topper, Hertha (b. 1924)   interprete, mezzo-soprano
  Toscanini, Arturo (b. 1867 d. 1957)   cello, chef d'orchestre
  Trotschel, Elfriede (b. 1913 d. 1958)   Sanger, soprano
  Tucker, Richard (b. 1913 d. 1975)   tenor, vocals
  Ursuleac, Viorica (b. 1894 d. 1985)   interprete, Sanger
  Varnay, Astrid (Ibolyka Maria) (b. 1918)   soprano, vocals
  Vickers, Jon [Jonathan Stewart] (b. 1926)   tenor
  Volker, Franz Friedrich (b. 1899 d. 1965)   interprete, Sanger
  Waechter, Eberhard (b. 1929 d. 1993)   baritone
  Walter, Bruno (b. 1876 d. 1962)   chef d'orchestre, conductor
  Warren, Leonard (b. 1911 d. 1960)   baritone, vocals
  Watson, Claire (b. 1927 d. 1986)   interprete, Soloist: Gesang
  Wiener, Otto (b. 1913)   baritone, bass
  Windgassen, Wolfgang (b. 1914 d. 1974)   interprete, regista
  Wittrisch, Marcel (b. 1903 d. 1955)   Sanger, tenor
  Wunderlich, Fritz Friedrich Karl Otto (b. 1930 d. 1966)   interprete, Sanger

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