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Remembering Opera Singer Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau

Clip: Season 2012 | 6m 13s

German opera singer Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau, who died Friday at age 86, was a master of the Lieber, a form of German song that he helped make popular in the 20th century. Jeffrey Brown speaks with Anne Midgette, a classical music critic for The Washington Post, about Fischer-Dieskau's legacy.

Aired: 05/21/12

Rating: NR

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