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(German mythology) mythical German warrior hero of the Nibelungenlied who takes possession of the accursed treasure of the Nibelungs by slaying the dragon that guards it and awakens Brynhild and is eventually killed

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For the concert offers an unusual programme of German music by Sigfrid Karg-Elert, Rheinberger, and J S Bach.
Born in Worcester, daughter of Sigfrid and Helga (Larson) Carlson, she graduated from North High School and attended the Worcester Art Museum School.
Oh, little more than kin and less than kind, are we this evening, I see," she rejoins to her petulant son Sigfrid (15; compare Hamlet 1.
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Swedish company Investment AB Latour (STO:LATO B) said on 14 May 2009 its subsidiary Sigfrid Stenberg has acquired two-thirds of the shares in Danish industrial service provider CNC Industriservice.
She must keep together a family that includes five children and her brawny, alcoholic and philanderering husband Sigfrid (Mikael Persbrandt), played with an unexpected if blundering charm.
10) Brundage and Moenck worked together on a commission formed by Sigfrid Edstrom in 1949, to investigate the preparations of the Guatemalan Olympic Committee for the Central American and Caribbean Games of 1950.
Yet in 1954 Sigfrid Siwertz, another member of the committee, wrote about Hemingway's nomination: "A choice of Hemingway would come post festum, and in a moment when his ideals of style already are beginning to fade.
Sigfrid Edstrom, founder-president of the International Amateur Athletic Federation (IAAF) (1912) and influential member of the IOC' s executive board, in response to the pressure caused by the organisation of the 'Women's Olympics' very close to the Olympic Games, voted in 1924 to sanction women's track and field events but not to advocate their inclusion in the Olympic Games.
Mind you, the piano transcription commissioned by Novello's from the German organist-composer Sigfrid Karg-Elert remains beyond the abilities of all but the most accomplished and resourceful pianists.
The CD features Elgar's Symphony No 1, transcribed for solo piano by Sigfrid Karg-Elert, and a sonata by Alan Bush.
However, while kulturhistoria continued to be an important word, neither Sigurd Erixon nor any of the other eminent scholars of his cohort or slightly younger than him--such as Sigfrid Svensson--used kulturarv.
Gert Oberembt's Grofstadt, Landschaft, Augenblick is also a collection of articles, most of them published between 1982 and 1997, but now grouped around a hitherto unpublished one which in his preface Sigfrid Hoefert describes as a crucial contribution to our understanding of a writer whose vast output has almost become a vanished world, like his home province of Silesia.
Sigfrid Menzel, 42, of Newtown, mid-Wales, planned to sell her kidney to a Californian accountant for pounds 30,000 in a bid to fund a court case.
Sigfrid Menzel, 42, put the organ on a US auction website as such sales are illegal in the UK - but charities and medical experts branded the move immoral.