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Fi·scher-Die·skau(fĭsh′ər-dē′skou), Dietrich 1925-2012.
German baritone noted as an interpreter of lieder. In 1965 he performed in the debut of Songs and Proverbs of William Blake, a song cycle written for him by Benjamin Britten.
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(Biography) Dietrich (ˈdiːtrɪç). 1925–2012, German baritone, noted particularly for his interpretation of Schubert's song cycles
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Fisch•er-Dies•kau(ˈfɪʃ ərˈdi skaʊ; Ger. ˈfɪʃ ərˈdis kaʊ)
Dietrich, born 1925, German baritone.
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