Klaus Tennstedt (6th. June, 1926-11th. January, 1998) was a German conductor from Merseburg. He studied violin and piano at the Leipzig Conservatory. He became concertmaster of the orchestra at the Halle Municipal Theatre in 1948. However, a finger injury stopped his career as a violinist and afterwards he worked as a coach to singers at the same theatre.
Cecile Ousset was born on 23rd January 1936 in Tarbes, France.
She is the recipient of many international awards.
She is particularly noted for her recordings of Ravel, Chopin
and Liszt. She retired from public performance in December