- Peter Branscombe
(b Dresden, Sept 15, 1897; d Amersham, Bucks., Nov 21, 1977). Austrian bass-baritone of German birth. After studying various aspects of music at the Dresden Conservatory he concentrated on singing, his teachers including Staegemann at Dresden, Grenzebach at Berlin and Mario Sammarco at Milan. He was a member of the Dresden Staatsoper from ...