February 2019

Teresa Stich-Randall Kammersängerin
February 28, 2019

Teresa Stich-Randall was an American soprano who spent most of her career in Europe, especially in Vienna. She became a Kammersängerin,... Read More
Hilde Zadek-Dramatic Soprano
February 23, 2019

Hilde Zadek (primarily taken from the New York Times, 2/24/19) Hilde Zadek was a Jew who had fled her own country... Read More
Jussi Björling, Swedish lyric tenor
February 16, 2019

Jussi Björling was one of the great tenors of the 20th century. His timbre won his audience over with its remarkable... Read More
Kathleen Ferrier – British contralto; a voice in a century
February 3, 2019

Kathleen Ferrier had one of the great voices of the 20th century. She came to singing late, and her career lasted... Read More