Thank you for the information re: the Kathammer postcard. I have passed the
link along to my cousin in case he wishes to purchase it.
Now to find a recording.....
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From: Patent Tactics, George Brock-Nannestad
this is no book, but a signed postcard with dedication. Pricey.
> You may be aware of a book about him. Often biographies will have
> information about recordings if there were any. I see this on Abebooks:
> On Wed, Sep 13, 2017 at 12:53 PM, Renee Klish (G-Mail) <
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> > I have a distant relative named Walter Kathammer who was an opera
> > singer
> > Austria and Germany. He was murdered in the Holocaust. A week ago, I
> > met his grandson in London. I am trying to find any recordings which
> > might have
> > performing, and, if successful, would love to somehow get a copy of
> > the recording to send to his grandson.
> > His original name was Walter Katz, and he took the name "Kathammer"
> > from his parents' surnames...Katz and Hammerschlag, and performed
> > under that name.
> > If you could assist me in this search, I would be most appreciative.
> > Thank you in advance.
> > Renée Klish