Overview

Sumner Austin

(1888—1981)


Show Summary Details

Quick Reference

(b Anerley, Kent, 1888; d Oxford, 1981).

Eng. baritone and opera producer. Carl Rosa 1919, then with O'Mara Opera Co. Sang at Old Vic and SW from 1920s to 1940. Prod. many SW operas, also first Eng. prod. of Wozzeck at CG 1952.

Subjects: Music.


Reference entries

Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content. Please, subscribe or login to access all content.