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Title Edith Mathis sings Brahms: Volkskinderlieder : With Karl Engel (piano) / Johannes Schaaf, director.

Publication Info. [Place of publication not identified] : BR : RM ARTS 1983, [1983]

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Description 1 online resource (1 video file (28 min.)) : sound, color
Playing Time 002800
Description digital
video file
Physical Medium polychrome
Contents 15 Volkskinderlieder, WoO 31 / Johannes Brahms.
Performer Karl Engel, pianist ; Edith Mathis, soprano.
Summary Brahms's Volks-Kinderlieder sung by famous soprano Edith Mathis. The very much acclaimed Swiss soprano Edith Mathis has not only performed various leading roles in great operas such as The Marriage of Figaro, Fidelio, Le Freischütz, The Knight of the rose); she has also sung Bach cantatas, with Karl Richter, as well as religious songs and Lieder, among them Brahms's Deutsche Volklieder, with tenor Peter Schreier. She also made numerous concert tours in Lieder recitals, including tours to Japan, the USA, Australia, Russia, and Israel. Swiss pianist Karl Engel was awarded the second prize at the Queen Elisabeth competition in 1952. He toured internationally with orchestras and singers, and he is particularly known for his cycles of Mozart piano sonatas and concertos They both perform a selection of Johannes Brahms's Volks-Kinderlieder.
Genre/Form Internet videos.
Internet videos.
Video recordings.
Video recordings.
Added Author Schaaf, Johannes, film director.
Engel, Karl, 1923-2006, performer.
Mathis, Edith, performer.
Container of (work): Brahms, Johannes, 1833-1897. 15 Volkskinderlieder, WoO 31.
RM ARTS 1983.