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Kusche, Benno (<i>born</i> 1916), bass-baritone

Harold Rosenthal and Alan Blyth

in Grove Music Online

Volume Grove Music Online, issue Published in print January 2001 |
Published online January 2001 | e-ISBN: 9781561592630

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(b Freiburg, 30 Jan 1916). German bass-baritone. He studied at Karlsruhe and made his début at Koblenz in 1938 as Melitone (La forza del destino). The next year he was engaged at Augsburg. In 1946 he was engaged by the Staatsoper in Munich, where he sang for over 30 years. At Salzburg in 1949 he took part in the first performance of Orff’s Antigonae. He made his Covent

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