RECENT: Defining Our Field - what is 'classical music' to us, why are we involved and what can we learn from our differences? Read John Dante Prevedini's essay, watch the panel discussion and make your own comments.
Baritone and concert director Julius Stockhausen was born in Paris on 22 July 1826. One of the first of a new class of singer specialising in oratorio and recitals. Brahms wrote the baritone part in Ein Deutsches Requiem and the Magelone-Romanzen for Stockhausen. Stockhausen died in Frankfurt on 22 September 1906.