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Title Wagner's Mastersinger, Hitler's Siegfried: The Life And Times Of Max Lorenz
Published Australia : ABC, 2010
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Summary The outstanding singer Max Lorenz was Hitler's favourite tenor: married to a Jewess, he was also homosexual. The biography of this outstanding Wagner singer is also closely bound up with the story of Haus Wahnfried in Bayreuth.Tracing Lorenz's career involves contemplating a highly volatile period in recent history from the perspective of an ambivalent artistic personality.With Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau, Rene Kollo, Lieselott Tietjen, Waldemar Kmentt, Winifred Wagner and many more
Event Broadcast 2010-06-27 at 23:20:00
Notes Classification: G
Subject Lorenz, Max, 1901-1975.
Music and state.
National socialism in music.
Operas -- Excerpts.
Singers -- Biography.
Tenors (Singers)
Form Streaming video
Author Dickinson, Ian, cast
Lorenz, Max, contributor
Strauss, Thomas, cast