American debut of Dr. Ludwig Wuellner, lieder singer, at Mendelssohn Hall, New York City.
"Annals of Music in America" by Henry Charles Lahee
Fischer-Dieskau and the lieder singers.
When Katie Griesar was a child, she listened to her mother, a professional singer, warble show tunes and German Lieder around the house.
German opera singer Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau, who died Friday at age 86, was a master of the Lieder, a form of German song that he helped make popular in the 20th century.