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Die Sänger und die Musiker
Spotlighting artists who sang and played with freedom.
Helping familiarize today’s music lovers with names and performances of those from the past, both singers and instrumentalists.
Lev Sibiriyakov, Russian Bass-BaritoneJune 3, 2021
There are some voices that you hear, even in very early recordings, and you know that the artist is special. Sibiryakov... Read More
Francis Poulenc-mélodies chantées par Régine CrespinMay 23, 2021
This posting is of several works by Francis Poulenc, the French composer. The first is a famous poem by Louis Aragon.... Read More
Titta Ruffo, Baritone, Enrico Caruso, TenorApril 18, 2021
Tittu Ruffo, born Ruffo Cariera Tatta, was one of the top baritones of the early twentieth century. He had a powerful,... Read More
Heddle Nash, light lyric tenor, sings HändelApril 12, 2021
When I was just out of graduate school, I used to spend hours listening to classical music with my friend Martin.... Read More
Mozart, Don Giovanni, K 527, Furtwängler(c)April 8, 2021
I am only going to say a few things about this performance. It is the best Don Giovanni that I have... Read More