|Remembering Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau|
The music world lost a giant this past weekend with the death of baritone Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau. His artistry was unsurpassed and his recordings include some of the most masterful interpretations of the great masters of the Lied as well as contemporary composers. We have collected a few important links from the many remembrances posted this weekend in our own recognition of his importance to the world of singing.
This discography online lists his significant catalogue of recordings:
The following articles contain some excellent video highlights of Dietrich Fischer Dieskau:
"It's an exciting time to be a NATS member. While other professional associations are cutting back on member services for voice teachers, NATS keeps adding benefits and partnerships for members and students. I'm excited about the new music theater competition, the Orlando conference, and the partnership with Carnegie Hall - The Achievement Program - to mention a few. To borrow Joan Boytim'a phrase, I'm more 'nuts about NATS' than ever!" -Cynthia Vaughn, proud NATS member since 1984