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 1986

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


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  Abendroth, Irene (b. 1872 d. 1932)   soprano
  Ahlersmeyer, Matthieu (b. 1896 d. 1979)   baritone, Sanger
  Albanese, Licia (b. 1913)   interprete, soprano
  Allen, Thomas Boaz (b. 1944)   baritone
  Amato, Pasquale (b. 1878 d. 1942)   baritone, interprete
  Ameling, Elly [Elizabeth] Sarah (b. 1938)   Sanger, soprano
  Ancona, Mario (b. 1860)   baritone, vocals
  Anderson, Marian (b. 1897 d. 1993)   accordion, chanteur
  Anselmi, Giuseppe (b. 1876 d. 1929)   tenor, violin
  Ansseau, Fernand (b. 1890 d. 1972)   tenor
  Archipova, Irinia (b. 1925)   mezzo-soprano, Sanger
  Austral, Florence (b. 1894 d. 1968)   soprano, vocals
  Baker, Janet (Abbott) (b. 1933)   mezzo-soprano, Sanger
  Baklanov, Georgy Andreyevich (b. 1881 d. 1938)   baritone
  Barrientos, Maria (b. 1884 d. 1946)   cantante de opera, soprano
  Battistini, Mattia (b. 1856 d. 1928)   baritone, Sanger
  Bechi, Gino (b. 1913 d. 1993)   baritone, baritono
  Beddoe, Dan (b. 1863 d. 1937)   tenor
  Bellincioni, Gemma (Cesira Matilda) (b. 1864 d. 1950)   interprete, soprano
  Berganza, Teresa (b. 1935)   interprete, mezzo-soprano
  Berger, Erna (b. 1900 d. 1990)   Sanger, soprano
  Bergonzi, Carlo (b. 1924)   interprete, Sanger
  Bernac, Pierre (b. 1899 d. 1979)   baritone, chanteur
  Bindernagel, Gertrude (b. 1894 d. 1932)   Sanger, soprano
  Bjorling, Jussi [Johann Jonata] (b. 1911 d. 1960)   sanger, tenor
  Bockelmann, Rudolf (August Louis Wilhelm) (b. 1892 d. 1958)   bass-baritone
  Bohnen, Michael (b. 1887 d. 1965)   bass-baritone, Bass
  Bonci, Alessandro (b. 1870 d. 1940)   cantante de opera, interprete
  Borgatti, Giuseppe (b. 1871 d. 1950)   tenor, tenore
  Bori, Lucrezia (b. 1887 d. 1960)   soprano
  Branzell, Karin (Maria) (b. 1891)   alt~, contralto
  Brouwenstijn, Gre (b. 1915)   interprete, soprano
  Bruson, Renato (b. 1936)   baritone, baritono
  Burian, Karel (b. 1870 d. 1924)   tenor
  Burrows, Stuart [James Stuart] (b. 1933)   tenor, vocals
  Butt, Clara (Ellen) (b. 1872 d. 1936)   contralto, Sanger
  Caballe, Montserrat (Folch) (b. 1933)   interprete, Sanger
  Callas, Maria [Cecelia Sophia Anna Maria] (b. 1923 d. 1977)   interprete, soprano
  Calve, Emma [Rosa-Noemie Emma] (b. 1858)   interprete, soprano
  Cappuccilli, Piero (b. 1929)   baritone, baritono
  Carreras, Jose (b. 1946)   compositore, Sanger
  Caruso, Enrico (b. 1873)   cantante de opera, musicisti
  Cebotari, Maria (b. 1910 d. 1949)   interprete, Sanger
  Christoff, Boris (b. 1918)   bass, basso
  Cigna, Gina (b. 1900)   interprete, soprano
  Clement, Edmond (b. 1867 d. 1928)   chanteur, tenor
  Corelli, Franco (b. 1921)   interprete, tenor
  Corena, Fernando (b. 1916 d. 1984)   bass, cantante
  Cortis, Antonio (b. 1891 d. 1952)   tenor
  Cossotto, Fiorenza (b. 1935)   contralto, interprete
  Cotrubas, Ileana (b. 1939)   interprete, Sanger
  Crespin, Regine C. (b. 1927)   interprete, Sanger
  Croiza, Claire (b. 1882 d. 1946)   chanteur, mezzo-soprano
  Crooks, Richard (Alexander) (b. 1900 d. 1972)   cast, drums
  Culp, Julia (b. 1880 d. 1970 a. 1908)   chanteur, contralto
  Dal Monte, Toti (b. 1893 d. 1975)   Sanger, soprano
  Danco, Suzanne (b. 1911)   interprete, soprano
  Danise, Giuseppe (b. 1883 d. 1963)   baritone
  De Luca, Libero (b. 1913 a. 1948-1952)   tenor, vocals
  De Lucia, Fernando (b. 1860 d. 1925)   interprete, tenor
  De Muro, Bernardo (b. 1881 d. 1955)   interprete, tenor
  De Reszke, Jean (b. 1850 d. 1925)   piano, tenor
  Del Monaco, Mario (b. 1915 d. 1982)   interprete, sanger
  Della Casa, Lisa (b. 1919)   Sanger, Soloist: Gesang
  Deller, Alfred (George) (b. 1912 d. 1979)   contralto, counter tenor
  Dermota, Anton (b. 1910 d. 1989)   Lied und Oratorium, sanger
  Destinn, Emmy (b. 1878 d. 1930)   dramatic soprano, Sanger
  Di Stefano, Giuseppe (b. 1921)   interprete, sanger
  Didur, Adam (b. 1874 d. 1946)   bass, basso
  Dolukhanova, Zara (Agas'yevna) (b. 1918)   interprete, mezzo-soprano
  Domgraf-Fassbander, Willi (b. 1897 d. 1978)   baritone, Sanger
  Domingo, Placido (b. 1941)   interprete, tenor
  Dux, Claire (b. 1885 d. 1967)   Sanger, soprano
  Eames, Emma (Hayden) (b. 1865)   cantante de opera, chanteuse
  Easton, Florence Gertrude (b. 1884 d. 1955)   cast, soprano
  Endreze, Arthur (b. 1893 d. 1975)   baritone, vocals
  Erb, Karl (b. 1877 d. 1958)   Sanger, tenor
  Erschov, Ivan (b. 1867 d. 1943)   tenor
  Escalais, Leon (b. 1859 d. 1940)   tenor
  Fabbri, Guerrina (b. 1866 d. 1946)   contralto, interprete
  Farrar, Geraldine (b. 1882)   soprano, singer
  Farrell, Eileen (b. 1920)   soprano, vocals
  Fassbaender, Brigitte (b. 1939)   interprete, mezzo-soprano
  Ferrari-Fontana, Edoardo (b. 1878 d. 1936)   tenor, teacher
  Ferrier, Kathleen (Mary) (b. 1912 d. 1953)   contralto, sangerinde
  Figner, Medea (Ivanova) (b. 1859 d. 1952)   soprano
  Fischer-Dieskau, Dietrich (b. 1925)   baritone, bass
  Flagstad, Kirsten (Malfrid) (b. 1895 d. 1962)   sangerinde, sopran
  Fleta, Miguel (b. 1893 d. 1938)   tenor
  Franz, Paul (b. 1876 d. 1950)   tenor
  Fremstad, Olive (b. 1871 d. 1951)   mezzo-soprano, singer
  Freni, Mirella (b. 1935)   interprete, Sanger
  Friant, Charles (b. 1890 d. 1947)   tenor, vocals
  Gadski, Johanna (b. 1872)   soprano, vocals
  Galli-Curci, Amelita (b. 1889 d. 1963)   soprano, vocals
  Garden, Mary (b. 1874 d. 1967)   soprano, vocals
  Gedda, Nicolai (Harry Gustaf) (b. 1925)   interprete, Sanger
  Gerhardt, Elena (b. 1883 d. 1961)   mezzo-soprano, Sanger
  Ghiaurov, Nicolai (b. 1929)   bass, basso
  Gigli, Beniamino (b. 1890 d. 1957)   Buchdrucker, interprete
  Gobbi, Tito (b. 1913 d. 1984)   baritone, baritono
  Grummer, Elisabeth (b. 1911 d. 1986)   Sanger, Soloist: Gesang
  Hempel, Frieda (b. 1885 d. 1955)   Sanger, soprano
  Hes, Vilem (b. 1860 d. 1908)   bass, Kammersanger
  Horne, Marilyn (Bernice) (b. 1929)   interprete, mezzo-soprano
  Hotter, Hans (b. 1909)   baritone, bass-baritone
  Huguet, Josefina (b. 1871 d. 1951)   soprano
  Husch, Gerhard (Heinrich Wilhelm Fritz) (b. 1901 d. 1984)   baritone, Sanger
  Ivogun, Maria (b. 1891 d. 1987)   Sanger, soprano
  Jadlowker, Hermann (b. 1877 d. 1953)   composer, Sanger
  Janowitz, Gundula (b. 1939)   interprete, Sanger
  Janssen, Herbert (b. 1892 d. 1965)   baritone, Sanger
  Jeritza, Maria (b. 1887 d. 1982)   Sanger, sangerinde
  Jones, Gwyneth (b. 1937)   soprano, vocals
  Journet, Marcel (b. 1867)   bass, cantante
  Kemp, Barbara (b. 1881 d. 1959)   Sanger, Soloist: Gesang
  Kern, Adele (b. 1901 d. 1980)   interprete, Sanger
  Kipnis, Alexander (b. 1891 d. 1978)   Bass, chanteur
  Kirchhoff, Walther (b. 1879 d. 1951)   Sanger, tenor
  Kirchner, Alexander (b. 1876)   Sanger, tenor
  Knote, Heinrich (b. 1870 d. 1953)   Sanger, tenor
  Kozlovsky, Ivan Semyonovich (b. 1900)   tenor
  Kraus, Alfredo (b. 1927)   interprete, tenor
  Krusceniski, Salomea (b. 1873 d. 1952)   soprano
  Kurt, Melanie (b. 1880 d. 1941)   Sanger, soprano
  Lauri-Volpi, Giacomo (b. 1892 d. 1979)   interprete, tenor
  Lazaro, Hippolito (b. 1887 d. 1974)   tenor
  Lehmann, Lilli (b. 1848 d. 1929)   Sanger, sangerinde
  Lehmann, Lotte (b. 1888 d. 1976)   chanteur, Sanger
  Leider, Frida (b. 1888 d. 1975)   Sanger, sangerinde
  Lemeshev, Sergey (Yakovlevich) (b. 1902 d. 1977)   tenor, vocals
  Lemnitz, Tiana (Luise) (b. 1897)   Sanger, soprano
  London, George (b. 1919 d. 1985)   bass-baritone, interprete
  Lorenz, Max (b. 1901 d. 1975)   Sanger, tenor
  Los Angeles, Victoria (b. 1923)   guitar, soprano
  Lubin, Germaine (Leontine Angelique) (b. 1890 d. 1979)   chanteur, soprano
  Ludwig, Christa (b. 1924)   mezzo-soprano, Sanger
  Marshall, Margaret Anne (b. 1949)   soprano
  Martinelli, Giovanni (b. 1885 d. 1969)   cantante, interprete
  Mason, Edith (Barnes) (b. 1893 d. 1973)   soprano
  Mathis, Edith (b. 1938)   Sanger, soprano
  Maurel, Victor (b. 1848 d. 1923)   baritone, baritono
  Mayr, Richard (b. 1877 d. 1935)   bass, Sanger
  Mazzoleni, Ester (b. 1883 d. 1982)   interprete, soprano
  McCormack, John (b. 1884 d. 1945)   double bass, piano
  Melba, Nellie (b. 1861)   Sanger, soprano
  Melchior, Lauritz (b. 1890 d. 1973)   cast, sanger
  Menzinsky, Modest (b. 1875 d. 1935)   tenor
  Merrill, Robert (b. 1919)   baritone
  Metternich, Josef (b. 1915)   baritone, Sanger
  Milanov, Zinka (b. 1906 d. 1989)   soprano
  Milnes, Sherrill (Eustace) (b. 1935)   baritone, Soloist: Gesang
  Modl, Martha (b. 1912)   interprete, Sanger
  Moll, Kurt (b. 1938)   bass, interprete
  Moreschi, Alessandro (b. 1858 d. 1922)   maestro del coro, male soprano
  Muzio, Claudia (b. 1889 d. 1936)   soprano, vocals
  Nash, Heddle (b. 1896 d. 1961)   baritone, tenor
  Navarrini, Francesco (b. 1853 d. 1923)   bass, interprete
  Nesterenko, Evgeny (Evgenyevich) (b. 1938)   bass, interprete
  Nezhdanova, Antonina (Vasliyevna) (b. 1873 d. 1950)   soprano, vocals
  Nilsson, Birgit [Marta Birgit] (b. 1918)   interprete, Sanger
  Nissen, Hans Hermann (b. 1893 d. 1980)   bass-baritone, Sanger
  Norman, Jessye (b. 1945)   Sanger, soprano
  Ohman, Martin (b. 1887)   Sanger, tenor
  Ohms, Elisabeth (b. 1888 d. 1974)   soprano
  Olivero, Magda (b. 1914)   interprete, soprano
  Onegin, Sigrid [Elisabeth Elfriede Emilie Sigrid] (b. 1889 d. 1943)   contralto, Soloist: Gesang
  Panzera, Charles (Auguste Louis) (b. 1896 d. 1976)   baritone, chanteur
  Pareto, Graziella (b. 1888 d. 1973)   interprete, soprano
  Pasero, Tancredi (b. 1893 d. 1983)   bass, basso
  Patti, Adelina (Juana Maria) (b. 1843 d. 1919)   cantante de opera, interprete
  Pattiera, Tino [Martino] (b. 1890 d. 1966)   Gesang, Sanger
  Patzak, Julius (b. 1898 d. 1974)   Lied und Oratorium, Sanger
  Pavarotti, Luciano (b. 1935)   interprete, regista
  Pears, Peter (Neville Luard) (b. 1910 d. 1986)   interprete, Sanger
  Pertile, Aureliano (b. 1885 d. 1952)   interprete, tenor
  Piccaver, Alfred (b. 1884 d. 1958)   Sanger, tenor
  Pini-Corsi, Antonio (b. 1858 d. 1918)   baritone, baritono
  Pinza, Ezio [Fortunato] (b. 1892 d. 1957)   Bass, basso
  Plancon, Pol (Henri) (b. 1854 d. 1052)   Bass
  Ponselle, Rosa (b. 1897 d. 1981)   piano, soprano
  Popp, Lucia (b. 1939)   Sanger, soprano
  Prey, Hermann (b. 1929)   baritone, interprete
  Price, Leontyne [Mary Violet Leontyne] (b. 1927)   Sanger, soprano
  Price, Margaret (Berenice) (b. 1941)   interprete, soprano
  Raisa, Rosa (b. 1893 d. 1963)   interprete, soprano
  Ramey, Samuel (Edward) (b. 1940)   bass, interprete
  Reinhardt, Delia (b. 1892 d. 1974)   Sanger, soprano
  Renaud, Maurice (Arnold) (b. >1861 d. 1933)   baritone
  Rethberg, Elisabeth (b. 1894 d. 1976)   chanteur, Sanger
  Rosvaenge, Helge (b. 1897 d. 1972)   sanger, tenor
  Ruffo, Titta (b. 1877 d. 1953)   baritone, baritono
  Russ, Giannina (b. 1873 d. 1951)   soprano
  Ruszkowska-Zboinska, Helena (b. 1877 d. 1948)   soprano
  Rysanek, Leonie (b. 1926)   soprano, vocals
  Santley, Charles (b. 1834 d. 1922)   baritone, composer
  Schiotz, Aksel (Hauch) (b. 1906 d. 1975)   sanger, tenor
  Schipa, Tito (b. 1888 d. 1965)   II~, interprete
  Schlusnus, Heinrich (b. 1888 d. 1952)   baritone, Sanger
  Schock, Rudolf (Johann) (b. 1915 d. 1986)   tenor
  Schoffler, Paul (b. 1897 d. 1977)   bass-baritone, bass
  Schone, Lotte (b. 1891 d. 1977)   Sanger, soprano
  Schorr, Friedrich (b. 1888 d. 1953)   baritone, bass-baritone
  Schreier, Peter (b. 1935)   conductor, Dirigent
  Schumann, Elisabeth (b. 1888 d. 1952)   chanteur, Sanger
  Schumann-Heink, Ernestine (b. 1861)   cast, contralto
  Schwarzkopf, Elisabeth [Olga Maria Elisabeth Friederike (b. 1915)   cantante, interprete
  Scotti, Antonio (b. 1866)   baritone, vocals
  Scotto, Renata (b. 1934)   interprete, Sanger
  Seefried, Irmgard (b. 1919 d. 1988)   interprete, Sanger
  Seinemeyer, Meta (b. 1895 d. 1929)   Sanger, soprano
  Simionato, Giulietta (b. 1910)   interprete, mezzo-soprano
  Slezak, Leo (b. 1873 d. 1946)   Sanger, tenor
  Smirnov, Dmitry (Alexeyevich) (b. 1882 d. 1944)   tenor, opera singer
  Sobinov, Leonid Vitalyevich (b. 1872 d. 1934)   lyric tenor, Sanger
  Soderstrom, Elisabeth [Anna Elisabeth] (b. 1927)   interprete, Sanger
  Stabile, Mariano (b. 1888 d. 1968)   baritone, baritono
  Stade, Frederica (b. 1945)   mezzo-soprano, vocals
  Stich-Randall, Teresa (b. 1927)   interprete, Sanger
  Stignani, Ebe (b. 1904 d. 1974)   interprete, mezzo-soprano
  Stracciari, Riccardo (b. 1875 d. 1955)   baritone, baritono
  Supervia, Conchita (b. 1895 d. 1936)   chanteur, contralto
  Suthaus, Ludwig [Heinrich Ludwig] (b. 1906 d. 1971)   tenor
  Sutherland, Joan (b. 1926)   interprete, sangerinde
  Taddei, Giuseppe (b. 1916)   baritone, baritono
  Tagliavini, Ferruccio (b. 1913)   interprete, sanger
  Talvela, Marti (Olavi) (b. 1935 d. 1989)   bass, Sanger
  Tamagno, Francesco (b. 1850 d. 1905)   interprete, tenor
  Tauber, Richard (b. 1891 d. 1948)   cast, musicisti
  Te Kanawa, Kiri (b. 1944)   interprete, soprano
  Tebaldi, Renata (b. 1922)   interprete, sangerinde
  Tetrazzini, Luisa [Luigia] (b. 1871 d. 1940)   cantante de opera, soprano
  Teyte, Maggie (b. 1888 d. 1976)   soprano, vocals
  Thill, Georges (b. 1897 d. 1984)   chanteur, tenor
  Thorborg, Kerstin (b. 1896 d. 1970)   mezzo-soprano, Sanger
  Tibbett, Lawrence Mervil (b. 1896 d. 1960)   baritone, cast
  Tomowa-Sintow, Anna (b. 1941)   Sanger, soprano
  Tourel, Jennie (b. 1900 d. 1973)   interprete, mezzo-soprano
  Traubel, Helen (b. 1898 d. 1972)   cast, soprano
  Troyanos, Tatiana (b. 1938)   interprete, mezzo-soprano
  Tucker, Richard (b. 1913 d. 1975)   tenor, vocals
  Uhde, Hermann (b. 1914 d. 1965)   baritone, sanger
  Urlus, Jacques (b. 1867 d. 1935)   sanger, tenor
  Vallin, Ninon (b. 1886 d. 1961)   chanteur, soprano
  Van Dam, Jose (b. 1940)   bass-baritone, bass
  Vanni-Marcoux (b. 1877 d. 1962)   baritone, Bass
  Varady, Julia (b. 1941)   Sanger, Soloist: Gesang
  Varnay, Astrid (Ibolyka Maria) (b. 1918)   soprano, vocals
  Verrett, Shirley (b. 1931)   mezzo-soprano, soprano
  Vickers, Jon [Jonathan Stewart] (b. 1926)   tenor
  Vinay, Ramon (b. 1912)   baritone, cast
  Vishnevskaya, Galina (Pavlovna) (b. 1926)   interprete, soprano
  Volker, Franz Friedrich (b. 1899 d. 1965)   interprete, Sanger
  Warren, Leonard (b. 1911 d. 1960)   baritone, vocals
  Welitsch, Ljuba (b. 1913)   soprano, vocals
  Wildbrunn, Helene (b. 1882 d. 1972)   Gesang-Meisterklasse, Sanger
  Williams, Evan (b. 1867 d. 1918)   tenor
  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
  Zenatello, Giovanni (b. 1876 d. 1949)   interprete, tenor

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