Talvela, Martti (Olavi )
- Max Loppert
(b Hiitola, Feb 4, 1935; d Juva, July 22, 1989). Finnish bass . Perhaps the outstanding Finnish singer of the postwar period, he was originally a schoolteacher by profession. He entered the Lahti Academy of Music in 1958, continued his studies in Stockholm and made his début at the Swedish Royal Opera there in ...