My Road to Radio and the Vocal Scene: Memoir of an Opera Commentator

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This memoir documents the inspiring life of George Jellinek beginning with his childhood in his beloved Hungary. The crisis of World War II soon invaded his life and, leaving behind his family and homeland, he fled west. Having been finally allowed to enter the United States, he was drafted into the U.S. Army in 1942, obligated to bear arms against the country of his birth. This ironic turn of events culminated in his firsthand role in the capture of Ferenc Sz?lasi, the leader of Hungary's Hitlerite faction. The latter half ...

My Road to Radio and the Vocal Scene: Memoir of an Opera Commentator 2007, McFarland & Company, Jefferson, NC

ISBN-13: 9780786428236

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