Visit the German Corner Home Page

On-Line Books
History Essays
German Mall

German Corner Website     German-American Mall     Contact

LEHMANN, Lotte (1888-1976)

Biography Main Menu

Previous Page

Next Page

Hosted by WebCom

LEHMANN, Lotte (1888-1976), German-American soprano, born in Perleberg, Germany. She studied in Hamburg and made her operatic debut in 1909 at the Hamburg Opera House. She appeared in all the standard works of the German repertoire, notably in the operas of Richard Wagner and of Richard Strauss, who wrote the title role in Arabella especially for her. Her most famous role was the Marschallin in Der Rosenkavalier by Strauss. Internationally acclaimed, she sang with, among others, the Vienna State Opera, the Chicago Opera Company, and the Metropolitan Opera Company, New York City, and taught at the Music Academy of the West, Santa Barbara, Calif. She was not related to the celebrated German soprano Lilli Lehmann (1848-1929).

Terms of Use
Privacy Statement

[Home] [Biographies] [On-Line Books] [History Essays] [Stamps] [Teaching] [Links]

Copyright © 1996-2000
Davitt Publications.
All rights reserved.
For more information contact

This German-American history website is financially sponsored by the German Corner, and does not generate any revenues for the German Corner or Davitt Publications.  The sole purpose of this site is to be of service to the public.