Elisabeth Schwarzkopf

German-born Austrian/British soprano. Born 9 December 1915. Died 3 August 2006
Elisabeth Schwarzkopf
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1915-12-09
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Elisabeth Schwarzkopf

Elisabeth Schwarzkopf Biography (Wikipedia)

Dame Olga Maria Elisabeth Friederike Schwarzkopf, DBE (9 December 1915 – 3 August 2006) was a German-born Austro-British soprano. She was among the foremost singers of lieder, and was renowned for her performances of Viennese operetta, as well as the operas of Mozart, Wagner and Richard Strauss. After retiring from the stage, she was a voice teacher internationally. She is considered one of the greatest sopranos of the 20th century.

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Richard Strauss
Im Abendrot (Four Last Songs)
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Im Abendrot (Four Last Songs)
Gustav Mahler
Des Knaben Wunderhorn XI) Trost im Unglück
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Des Knaben Wunderhorn XI) Trost im Unglück
Gustav Mahler
Des Knaben Wunderhorn, III) Verlorne Muh
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Des Knaben Wunderhorn, III) Verlorne Muh
Gustav Mahler
Des Knaben Wunderhorn VI) Der Schildwache Nachtlied
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Des Knaben Wunderhorn VI) Der Schildwache Nachtlied
Richard Strauss
Morgen, Op 27 No 4
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Morgen, Op 27 No 4
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Cosi fan tutte: Act I, Soave sia'il vento
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Cosi fan tutte: Act I, Soave sia'il vento
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Le Nozze di Figaro (Act IV, finale)
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Le Nozze di Figaro (Act IV, finale)
Richard Strauss
Ruhe, meine Seele, Op 27 No 1
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Ruhe, meine Seele, Op 27 No 1

Ruhe, meine Seele, Op 27 No 1

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Berlin Radio Symphony Orchestra
Conductor
Franz Lehár
Meine Lippen, sie küssen so heiss (Giuditta)
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Meine Lippen, sie küssen so heiss (Giuditta)
Franz Lehár
Der Zarewitsch: Einer wird kommen
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Der Zarewitsch: Einer wird kommen
Richard Strauss
4 Lieder, Op.27: No.4, 'Morgen'
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4 Lieder, Op.27: No.4, 'Morgen'
Franz Lehár
Vilja-Lied (The Merry Widow)
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Vilja-Lied (The Merry Widow)
Franz Schubert
Du bist die Ruh
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Du bist die Ruh
Elisabeth Schwarzkopf
Nun's Chorus And Laura's Song
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Nun's Chorus And Laura's Song
Elisabeth Schwarzkopf
Songs My Mother Taught Me
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Songs My Mother Taught Me
Richard Strauss
Capriccio - The Sonnett and Trio
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Capriccio - The Sonnett and Trio
Richard Strauss
Beim Schlafengehen (Four Last Songs)
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Beim Schlafengehen (Four Last Songs)
Hugo Wolf
3 Songs
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3 Songs
Franz Schubert
Das Lied im Grünen, D 917
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Das Lied im Grünen, D 917
Richard Heuberger
Im chambre séparée (Der Opernball)
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Im chambre séparée (Der Opernball)
Richard Strauss
Capriccio - final aria: Kein andres, das mir so im Herzen loht
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Capriccio - final aria: Kein andres, das mir so im Herzen loht
Richard Strauss
Morgen (4 Lieder Op.27)
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Morgen (4 Lieder Op.27)
Carl Zeller
Sei nicht bös (Der Obersteiger)
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Sei nicht bös (Der Obersteiger)
Richard Strauss
Die heiligen drei Konige, Op. 56 no. 6
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Die heiligen drei Konige, Op. 56 no. 6

Die heiligen drei Konige, Op. 56 no. 6

Performer
Berlin Radio Symphony Orchestra
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Elisabeth Schwarzkopf
Soave Il Vento
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Soave Il Vento
Franz Lehár
Meine Lippen, sie kussen so heiss (Giuditta)
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Meine Lippen, sie kussen so heiss (Giuditta)
Johann Strauss II
Nuns' Chorus & Laura's Lied (Casanova)
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Nuns' Chorus & Laura's Lied (Casanova)
Richard Heuberger
Im chambre séparée from Der Opernball
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Im chambre séparée from Der Opernball
Georges Bizet
Michaela's Aria (Carmen, Act 3)
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Michaela's Aria (Carmen, Act 3)
Franz Schubert
Die Junge Nonne
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Die Junge Nonne
Richard Strauss
Der Rosenkavalier (conclusion)
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Der Rosenkavalier (conclusion)
Gioachino Rossini
Duet for Two Cats
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Duet for Two Cats
Gustav Mahler
Symphony No 4 in G major
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Symphony No 4 in G major

Symphony No 4 in G major

Orchestra
Amsterdam Concertgebouw Orchestra
Conductor
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Ch'io mi scordi di te? - recitative and rondo K.505
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Ch'io mi scordi di te? - recitative and rondo K.505
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Soave sia il vento (Così fan tutte)
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Soave sia il vento (Così fan tutte)
Antonín Dvořák
4 Partsongs Op 29
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4 Partsongs Op 29
Jacques Offenbach
Les contes d'Hoffmann
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Les contes d'Hoffmann
Ludwig van Beethoven
Symphony No. 9 - Final Movement
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Symphony No. 9 - Final Movement
Richard Strauss
Der Rosenkavalier: Act 3 Conclusion
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Der Rosenkavalier: Act 3 Conclusion
Jeannine Collard
Barcarolle
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Barcarolle

Barcarolle

Performer
Jeannine Collard
Elisabeth Schwartzkopf
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Past BBC Events

Proms 1953: Prom 40
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Royal Albert Hall
1953-09-09T20:33:18
9
Sep
1953

Proms 1953: Prom 40

Royal Albert Hall
Proms 1950: Prom 45
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Royal Albert Hall
1950-09-12T20:33:18
12
Sep
1950

Proms 1950: Prom 45

Royal Albert Hall

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