Author:Magnus Davidsohn

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1927 TYPED LETTER SIGNED [TLS] BY FAMED GERMAN CANTOR INTRODUCING THE YOUNG SOON TO BE RENOWN GERMAN RABBI AND EXPRESSIONIST PAINTER FREDERICK SOLOMON

By: Magnus Davidsohn

Price: $655.99

Publisher: BERLIN GERMANY, 1927

Seller ID: OMV580

Condition: Very Good+


On offer is an original typed letter signed [TLS] dated 1927 in German by Magnus Davidsohn, chief cantor of the Fasanenstrasse synagogue from its opening in 1912 until its closing by the Nazis in 1936 being a letter of introduction for Frederick Solomon, the German Expressionist artist/Rabbi. The letter begins by saying that Solomon has received a comprehensive and good-quality education as a choirmaster. "He owns a nobly and elegantly sounding baritone voice." Davidsohn, a trained opera singer, played the part of King Heinrich in Gustav Mahler's 1899 production of Lohengrin (see pp. 1... View more info