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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.
Maria Reining, Austrian lirico-dramatic sopranoJanuary 4, 2021
Maria Reining (August 7, 1903 in Vienna – March 11, 1991 in Deggendorf) was an Austrian soprano, honored with the title... Read More
Licia Albanese, lirico-spinto sopranoJanuary 2, 2021
Some. may ask, and it is a fair question, why do I post the same pieces all the time? Not necessarily... Read More
Rachmaninov’s Third Piano Concerto in D minor, Emil Gilels soloistDecember 19, 2020
Emil Gilels Born: October 19, 1916 - Odessa, Russia Died: October 14, 1985 - Moscow, Russia Emil Grigoryevich Gilels was a... Read More
Joseph Rogatchewsky, Russo/French lyric tenorDecember 17, 2020
Joseph Rogatchewsky (November 20, 1891 – March 31, 1985) was a French operatic tenor. Born in Mirgorod (Ukraine), Rogatchewsky came to... Read More
Brahms 2nd Piano Concerto in B-flat major, op. 83November 23, 2020
I seem to find myself in a Brahmsian universe. As such, I am posting this performance of the Brahms 2nd Piano... Read More