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Hermann Prey

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Year of Birth:1929
Year of death:1998


(source: wikipedia)

Hermann Prey ( Berlin, 11 July 1929 – Krailling, 23 July 1998) was a German lyric baritone, who was equally at home in the Lied, operatic and concert repertoires. His American debut was in November 1952, with the Philadelphia Orchestra and Eugene Ormandy, and his American recital debut took place in 1956, at New York's Carnegie Hall. As a Lieder singer, he was a gifted interpreter of Schubert, including his song-cycles Die schöne Müllerin and Die Winterreise and the collection... more

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  • Herman Prey
  • Hermann Preyy

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