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Mathilde Wesendonck

Mathilde Wesendonck (23 December 1828 – 31 August 1902) was a German poet and author. The words of five of her verses were the basis of her friend Richard Wagner's Wesendonck Lieder. He may have been her paramour.

Birth and Death Data: Born December 23rd, 1828 (Elberfeld), Died August 31st, 1902 (Altmünster)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1917

Roles Represented in DAHR: author

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor C-19686 12-in. 5/3/1917 Träume Johanna Gadski Soprano vocal solo, with orchestra author  
Victor B-19687 10-in. 5/3/1917 Schmerzen Johanna Gadski Soprano vocal solo, with orchestra author  
Victor C-19688 12-in. 5/3/1917 Im Treibhaus Johanna Gadski Soprano vocal solo, with orchestra author  
Victor B-19689 10-in. 5/3/1917 Der Engel Johanna Gadski Soprano vocal solo, with orchestra author  
Victor B-19692 10-in. 5/4/1917 Stehe Still! Johanna Gadski Soprano vocal solo, with orchestra author  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Wesendonck, Mathilde," accessed September 23, 2020, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/104391.

Wesendonck, Mathilde. (2020). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved September 23, 2020, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/104391.

"Wesendonck, Mathilde." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2020. Web. 23 September 2020.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/104391

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