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Emanuel List

Through the late 1920s as well as the 1930s, an interval remembered among the golden age range of Wagnerian performing, Emanuel List (blessed Emanuel Fleissig) was counted as among the best possible of basses and customized in the villain roles in the operas of Wagner among others. He was high …

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Max Steiner

Austrian-born film composer Max Steiner was the grandson from the musical impresario who uncovered Strauss and brought Offenbach to Vienna. We were young with a wealthy traditions of opera and symphony about him, Steiner progressed into a musical prodigy; at age 13 he graduated in the Imperial Academy of Music, …

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