My Golden Age of Singing

My Golden Age of Singing

by Frieda Hempel
     
 

(Amadeus). Frieda Hempel (1885--1955) was among the greatest sopranos of opera's Golden Age. She created the Marschallin in Der Rosenkavalier in both Berlin and at the Metropolitan Opera, where she debuted with Caruso in 1912.  See more details below

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(Amadeus). Frieda Hempel (1885--1955) was among the greatest sopranos of opera's Golden Age. She created the Marschallin in Der Rosenkavalier in both Berlin and at the Metropolitan Opera, where she debuted with Caruso in 1912.

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This volume is believed to be the original version of the great opera and concert performer Frieda Hempel's (1885-1955) autobiography, a version which has not been previously published. Includes introductory and supplemental material as well as the editor's explanation of some of the mysteries surrounding her personal life that Hempel omitted from her autobiography. Includes b&w photos. Annotation c. by Book News, Inc., Portland, Or.

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ISBN-13:
9781574670363
Publisher:
Hal Leonard Corporation
Publication date:
03/01/2003
Series:
Opera Biography Series
Pages:
454
Product dimensions:
6.20(w) x 9.10(h) x 1.60(d)

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