Peter Kien artist and librettist 1919-1944

Peter Kien artist and librettist 1919-1944

Peter Kien (born Varnsdorf, Czechoslovakia, 1 January 1919, died Auschwitz, October 1944) was a Jewish artist and poet active at the Theresienstadt concentration camp.  He died at the age of twenty-five. Peter Kien artist and librettist 1919-1944 The name of Franz...
Hans Muller-Einigen librettist 1882-1950

Hans Muller-Einigen librettist 1882-1950

He is known for The White Horse Inn (Im weißen Rößl, 1930), written together with Robert Gilbert and Erik Charell, set to music by Ralph Benatzky. Earlier works were the librettos for Erich Wolfgang Korngold operas Violanta (1916) and Das Wunder der...
Gaetano Rossi italian librettist 1774-1855

Gaetano Rossi italian librettist 1774-1855

Gaetano Rossi italian librettist for Donizetti and RossiniGaetano Rossi (18 May 1774 – 25 January 1855) was an Italian opera librettist for several of the well-known bel canto-era composers.  Gaetano Rossi italian librettist 1774-1855 Including Gioachino Rossini,...