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Hermann von Gilm

Hermann von Gilm, or Hermann Gilm von Rosenegg (1 November 1812 – 31 May 1864) was an Austrian lawyer and poet.

Born in Innsbruck, he studied law there. He worked from 1840 as a public official in Schwaz, Bruneck and Rovereto. From 1846 he worked in Vienna.

Richard Strauss set several of his Sophienlieder to music. Von Gilm died in Linz.

Birth and Death Data: Born 1812 (Innsbruck), Died May 31st, 1864 (Linz)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1916 - 1935

Roles Represented in DAHR: author

Notes: Poet.


Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor B-17670 10-in. 5/12/1916 Allerseelen Margarethe Arndt-Ober Contralto vocal solo, with piano author  
Victor BS-95361 10-in. 10/9/1935 Allerseelen Kirsten Flagstad ; Hans Lange ; Edwin McArthur Soprano vocal solo, with orchestra author  
Columbia W144006 10-in. 4/7/1927 Allerseelen Elsa Alsen Soprano vocal solo, with piano author  


Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Gilm, Hermann von," accessed October 25, 2021,

Gilm, Hermann von. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved October 25, 2021, from

"Gilm, Hermann von." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 25 October 2021.

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