Manfred Gurlitt

Manfred Gurlitt (6 September 1890 – 29 April 1972) was a German opera composer and conductor. He studied composition with Engelbert Humperdinck and conducting with Karl Muck. He spent most of his career in Japan.

Birth and Death Data: Born September 6th, 1890 (Berlin), Died April 29th, 1972 (Tokyo)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1926

Roles Represented in DAHR: conductor


Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Brunswick 279bi 10-in. 1926 O sole mio Umberto Urbano Baritone vocal solo, with orchestra conductor  


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