WDAV's Candice Agree hosts a half-hour tribute to the recently departed beloved baritone, Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau. Fischer-Dieskau’s name was most synonymous with German Lieder, and Candice will share his recordings from the late 50’s through his retirement year of 1992. You'll hear music by Schubert, Schumann, Brahms and Mahler -- names most closely associated with Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau.
Enjoy a few performances from this master baritone's celebrated career.
Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau performing Schubert's Im Fruhling in 1978 with Sviatoslav Richter
Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau performing Schubert's Der Erlkönig in 1951 with Gerald Moore
Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau performing Gustav Mahler's Ich bin der Welt abhanden gekommen in 1989 with the Berlin Radio Symphony Orchestra and Riccardo Chailly conducting