May/2011: New Autographs Added
Singers: photos signed by Toti dal Monte, Joan Sutherland (in La Fille du Regiment), Maria Caniglia, Ebe Stignani, Fedora Barbieri, Luigi Alva, Agnes Baltsa, Cheryl Studer, Montserrat Caballe, Bruno Prevedi, and many others.
Over 30 autographs added to our fast growing section “Autographs-Singers Under $25“, including many stars.
Framed Memorabilia: frames with autograph material by Emma Albani, Ernestine Schumann-Heink, Marian Anderson, Jussi Bjorling (a gorgeous signed photo of him in La Boheme, framed with a signed program)
Composers: Autograph music quotes signed by Alfred Bruneau, Anton Rubinstein, and Reynaldo Hahn. Photos signed by Leo Blech, Ferruccio Busoni
Pianists: Shura Cherkassky, Frederic Lamond, Wilhelm Kempff, Nikolai Lugansky, Fazil Say, Nikolai Tokarev
Violinists: Eugene Ysaye, Pablo de Sarasate
Conductors: photos signed by Wilhelm Furtwangler, Riccardo Muti and others
Playbills – Opera: a truly unique item: the World Premiere announcement playbill for “Die Drei Pintos”, Mahler´s first and only opera, 1888, with him as a conductor (his name is twice in the playbill), a large sized item. See it –> HERE
Unsigned photos: by Nilsson, Schwarzkopf, Maria Callas, etc