Emil Ábrányi (writer)
Emil Ábrányi (born January 1, 1851 in Pest , † May 20, 1920 in Szentendre ) was a Hungarian writer, journalist and opera librettist. He was the son of the composer Kornél Ábrányi and father of the composer and conductor Emil Ábrányi .
Ábrányi wrote several opera texts, some of which his son later set to music. He also translated foreign-language libretti into Hungarian.
- Wilibald Gurlitt, Carl Dahlhaus (ed.): Riemann Music Lexicon. In three volumes and two supplementary volumes. Ábrányi 2) Emil. 12th completely revised edition. 1. Personal section A – KB Schotts-Söhne, Mainz 1959, p. 4 (first edition: 1882).
|BRIEF DESCRIPTION||Hungarian writer, journalist and opera librettist|
|DATE OF BIRTH||January 1, 1851|
|PLACE OF BIRTH||pest|
|DATE OF DEATH||May 20, 1920|
|Place of death||Szentendre|