Thomas Quasthoff *XI 9 1959 — The Life You Give

Thomas Quasthoff, born November 9, 1959, in Hildesheim, Germany, is the singer whose powerful bass-baritone voice placed him among the preeminent classical vocalists of the late 20th and early 21st centuries.Quasthoff was born with severe disabilities, the result of his mother’s having taken the drug thalidomide during her early pregnancy as a treatment for morning… Continue reading Thomas Quasthoff *XI 9 1959 — The Life You Give