Hermann Prey

Remembering Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau (1925 – 2012)

We mourn the passing of the great German baritone Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau who passed away Friday, May 18th at the age of 86. GREAT PERFORMANCES was honored to showcase Fischer-Dieskau in two productions as he memorably played Count Almaviva in Jean-Pierre Ponnelle’s film version of The Marriage of Figaro which aired in 1977. The production was […]