Marie Wittich


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(b Giessen, 1868; d Dresden, 1931).

Ger. soprano. Début Magdeburg 1882 (Azucena in Il trovatore). Sang in Düsseldorf etc., then joined Dresden Opera 1889–1914. Bayreuth 1901–9; CG 1905–6. In Dresden 1905 created title‐role in Salome, though not without protest about its ‘indecency’.

Subjects: Opera.

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