Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau

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Wagner: Tannhäuser CD review – fabled 1961 radio broadcast showcases glorious singing
Although the score is at times wayward, this rightly celebrated performance captures the sexual and spiritual drama of the opera, writes Tim Ashley

Tim Ashley

09, Oct, 2014 @5:00 PM

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2012 review: notable deaths in music

See what the Guardian had to say about over 30 notable musicians who died this year - from Whitney Houston and Adam Yauch to Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau, Dave Brubeck and Ravi Shankar

Caspar Llewellyn Smith

24, Dec, 2012 @9:00 AM

Verdi: Don Carlos – DVD review
Fischer-Dieskau is in marginally better voice than on his famous studio recording of the opera, but it's his acting that is the revelation here, writes Tim Ashley

Tim Ashley

13, Dec, 2012 @5:27 PM

Beethoven, Berg, Haydn, Schoenberg: Ferne Geliebte – review
Christoph Gerhaher's interpretation of German lieder is both surprising and excellent, writes Nicholas Kenyon

Nicholas Kenyon

16, Jun, 2012 @11:03 PM

Fischer-Dieskau's 12 best recordings

Martin Kettle's pick of the great baritone's recorded output

Martin Kettle

22, May, 2012 @1:27 PM

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Ian Bostridge: 'Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau was a titanic figure'

The tenor pays tribute to the legendary baritone, who died on Friday aged 86

Ian Bostridge

18, May, 2012 @4:58 PM

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Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau - in pictures

The celebrated German singer died on Friday aged 86. Here, we look back on his distinguished career

18, May, 2012 @4:37 PM

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Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau: a guide in clips

George Hall: Watch six of the German baritone's greatest moments

George Hall

18, May, 2012 @4:16 PM

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German baritone Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau dies

Tributes for artist regarded as finest lieder singer of his generation and titan of classical music

Mark Brown, arts correspondent

18, May, 2012 @1:56 PM

Mozart: Don Giovanni – review
This 1961 Don Giovanni from west Berlin may show its age, but it also resonates with the politics of the time, writes Tim Ashley

Tim Ashley

08, Dec, 2011 @9:30 PM

Busoni: Doktor Faust – review

This truncated version of Busoni's unfinished opera is hard to recommend, writes Andrew Clements

Andrew Clements

25, Aug, 2011 @9:04 PM

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CD: Schumann: Liederkreis Op 39; Kerner-Lieder Op 35


Andrew Clements

26, Jul, 2007 @11:14 PM

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