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The Children Act by Ian McEwan – digested
The GuardianThe Children Act by Ian McEwan – digested readThe GuardianShe selected Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau singing Schubert's Winterreise to play on the Bang & Olufsen and continued to ruminate on the brilliance of some of her other judgments. The Jewish conjoined twins, in which she had quoted the Satires of Juvenal ...
Posted on 15 September 2014 | 1:20 am
Julia Varady, l'ardente (2/2) - France
Julia Varady, l'ardente (2/2)France MusiqueCoup de foudre musical - et sentimental : sur le plateau de l'Opéra de Munich, en 1973, Julia Varady et Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau chantent (en allemand) Il Tabarro, de Puccini. ♫Programmation musicale: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart La Clemenza di Tito
Posted on 14 September 2014 | 3:08 am
Große Musik, große Interpreten - Freie
Große Musik, große InterpretenFreie PresseDietrich Fischer-Dieskau und Thomas Quasthoff gehörten zu seinen Lehrern. Man hörte ihn in bedeutenden Konzerthäusern Europas. Mit dem Collegium Vocale Gent gastierte er unter Philippe Herreweghe in New York. Opernrollen sang er in Posen und ...
Posted on 12 September 2014 | 6:19 pm
Startenor Peter Seiffert wird als Berliner
Startenor Peter Seiffert wird als Berliner Kammersänger geehrtDeutschlandradio KulturDer Tenor Peter Seiffert (60) wird mit dem Titel Berliner Kammersänger geehrt. Die Urkunde solle dem Sänger am 7. Dezember im Anschluss an eine Vorstellung von Richard Wagners "Tannhäuser" von Kulturstaatssekretär Tim Renner überreicht werden, ...and more »
Posted on 12 September 2014 | 3:16 am
Oddball comics, including Louis CK, Sarah
Oddball comics, including Louis CK, Sarah Silverman, coming to IrvineOCRegisterI still remember him rocking up and down in front of the speakers to Schubert's song “Das Wandern” (from “Die schöne Müllerin”) as sung, in German, by the incomparable Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau. But then again, it has a powerful, regular beat. So ...
Posted on 5 September 2014 | 3:43 pm
Dietrich Fischer-DieskauFischer-Dieskau was one of the giants in the tradition of Lieder interpretation. He emerged as a performer following the Second World War, and established a style of interpretation that focused on the poetry allied to an extraordinary control of timbre ...
Posted on 9 September 2014 | 8:44 am
Last words from Dietrich Fischer-DieskauIn the standard hierarchies of opera it's the tenor who gets the girl and the box office, while the baritone looks on (as an affronted father or frustrated lecher) and stays modestly to one side of the spotlight come the curtain-call. Not many of that ...
Posted on 3 September 2014 | 6:00 pm
PASSINGS: Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau, BobDietrich Fischer-Dieskau, 86, a renowned baritone who led a worldwide revival in popularity for German lieder, died in his sleep Friday at his home in the southern German city of Starnberg, his family said. The respected interpreter of classical art songs ...
Posted on 23 May 2012 | 8:50 am
Remembering Dietrich Fischer-DieskauOn Monday’s NewsHour, we remember world renowned German opera singer, Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau. He was a master of the lieder, a form of German song, which he helped make popular in the 20th century. Fischer-Dieskau died Friday at the age of 86.
Posted on 21 May 2012 | 7:59 am
Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau, master singer ofCorrection: An earlier version of this article incorrectly referred to Mr. Fischer-Dieskau’s achievement as a recording artist. He was among the most prolific classical recording artists but was not featured on more recordings than any other artist.
Posted on 19 May 2012 | 12:17 pm