Peerce, Jan

(1904-84)
   American singer. He was born in New York. He sang at Radio City Music Hall from 1932 and later performed in numerous operas. He also gave recitals of cantorial music and recorded cantorial works and Jewish folksongs.

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  • PEERCE, JAN — (originally Jacob Pincus Perelmuth; 1904–1984), U.S. operatic tenor. Born in New York he first studied medicine, and began his musical career as a dance band violinist and occasional singer. In 1933 he obtained a long term engagement as a singer… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Jan Peerce — Jan Peerce. Jan Peerce (* 3 de junio de 1904, Nueva York –†15 de diciembre de 1984) fue un famoso tenor lírico estadounidense, padre del cineasta Larry Peerce.[1] Biografía Jacob Pincus Perelmuth nació en …   Wikipedia Español

  • Peerce — Jan Peerce (eigentlich Jacob Pincus Perelmuth, * 3. Juni 1904 in New York City; † 15. Dezember 1984 ebenda) war an US amerikanischer Opernsänger (Tenor). Biographie Der Sohn einer jüdischen New Yorker Familie studierte zunächst an der Columbia… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Jan Peerce — (June 3, 1904 – December 15, 1984) was an American operatic tenor. He is the father of film director Larry Peerce. [http://www.allmovie.com/cg/avg.dll?p=avg sql=2:105958 AllMovie.com: Larry Peerce] ] BiographyThe Jewish American tenor Jan Peerce… …   Wikipedia

  • Jan Peerce — (Jacob Pincus Perelmuth) (New York, 3 juin 1904 idem, 15 décembre 1984) était un ténor américain, qui jouit d une longue et brillante carrière au Metropolitan Opera. Biographie Jan Peerce est d abord violoniste dans des orchestres de danses, puis …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Jan Peerce — (eigentlich Jacob Pincus Perelmuth, * 3. Juni 1904 in New York City; † 15. Dezember 1984 ebenda) war an US amerikanischer Opernsänger (Tenor). Biographie Der Sohn einer jüdischen New Yorker Familie studierte zunächst an der Columbia University… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Peerce — /pears/, n. Jan (Jacob Pincus Perelmuth), 1904 84, U.S. opera singer. * * * …   Universalium

  • Peerce — /pears/, n. Jan (Jacob Pincus Perelmuth), 1904 84, U.S. opera singer …   Useful english dictionary

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  • Larry Peerce — (born April 19, 1930, The Bronx, New York City, New York) [http://www.filmreference.com/film/80/Larry Peerce.html FilmReference.com: Larry Peerce] ] is an American film and TV director whose work includes the theatrical feature Goodbye, Columbus …   Wikipedia

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