Elisabeth Schumann

Top Songs

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Ich muss wieder einmal in Grinzing sein (Waltz song) (1985 Remastered Version)
2
Der Vogelhändler, '(The) Bird Catcher' (1985 Remastered Version): Wie mein Ahn'l zwanzig Jahr, 'Nightingale song'
3
Sei gepriesen du lauschige (Der Landstreicher)
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Der Fremdenführer: O Wien, meinliebes Wien
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Der Opernball, 'Opera Ball' (1985 Remastered Version): Im chambre séparée (1985 Remastered Version) (1985 Remastered Version)

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Biography

Quintessential Austro-German lyric soprano Elisabeth Schumann brought a floating, silvery (no other term will do) voice to her heartfelt, uncalculating art, endearing herself to audiences in both Europe and America. The freshness that informed her singing never failed her, even as she entered her sixties. Schubert's songs found in her an ideal interpreter for all of those written from a woman's perspective. Born in the province of Thuringa, Schumann studied first in Dresden wi... Read more

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