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Georg Tintner

Delivered in Vienna, conductor Georg Tintner was a primary heir to the fantastic custom of nineteenth hundred years musicianship, studying performing in the 1930s with Felix Weingartner and music structure with Joseph Marx. Starting his professional profession at 12 as an associate from the Vienna Guys Choir, Tintner recognized his …

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Gertrud Grob-Prandl

Among the 3 potent Wagnerian heroic sopranos given birth to within a fifty percent year of every additional, Gertrud Grob-Prandl, according to varied co-workers, outshone both Astrid Varney and Birgit Nilsson in sheer amplitude. Soprano Irmgard Seefried swore that “the wall space shook” when Grob-Prandl sang Turandot, and even, the …

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Hilde Güden

Hilde Gueden (given birth to Hulda Geiringer) was among the amazing youthful Mozart/Strauss singers who emerged from Vienna soon after WWII and who dominated Mozart overall performance well in to the 1960s. Gueden’s substantial ease in the very best register destined her to sing the lighter tasks of Richard Strauss …

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Léon Minkus

Created Aloisius Ludwig Minkus to Czech parents in Vienna and spending the majority of his profession as the utmost essential ballet composer in Russia before Tchaikovsky, Léon Minkus returned to Vienna to pass away in obscurity. The same destiny may have befallen his music; some of his ratings survive only …

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