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Otto Edelmann

voc, 1917-2003 AT, Vienna
Singer / Musician of Classical

Otto Edelmann (February 5, 1917, Vienna – May 14, 2003, Vienna) was an Austrian bass. He was born in Vienna and studied singing in Vienna with Gunnar Graarud. His debut was at Gera as Figaro in Mozart's The Marriage of Figaro. He later sang the Vienna State Opera, the Edinburgh Festival and the Metropolitan Opera. He sang at the Bayreuth Festival immediately after its reopening in 1951 after World War II, performing the role of Hans Sachs in Wagner's Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg. (He also recorded as Veit Pogner the goldsmith in the same work in one of Hans Knappertsbusch's early recorded performances.) He also sang Ochs in Richard Strauss's Der Rosenkavalier at the first performances in the new Salzburg Festspielhaus in 1960. In 1957, he recorded the role of Wotan opposite Kirsten Flags

        
Instruments
  • Vocals
  • Bass
Popular Tracks   
Ouvertüre (Der Freischütz) on Freischütz - Carl Maria von Weber by Wiener Philharmoniker
Nein, länger trag ich nicht die Qualen (Der Freischütz) on Freischütz - Carl Maria von Weber by Wiener Philharmoniker
Symphony No. 9 in D Minor, Op. 125 "Choral": IV. Presto: O Freunde, nicht diese Tone! - Freude schoner Gotterfunken on Beethoven: Symphony No. 9 in D Minor, Op. 125 "Choral" by Ludwig van Beethoven, Hans Hopf, Bayreuth Festival Chorus, Bayreuth Festival Orchestra & Wilhelm Furtwängler
Strauss, R: Der Rosenkavalier, Op. 59, Act II: "Ganz zu Befehl, Herr Kavalier" (Ochs, Annina) on R. Strauss: Der Rosenkavalier by Richard Strauss & Herbert von Karajan
Symphony No. 9 in D Minor, Op. 125 "Choral": IV. Presto (Live at Bayreuth Festspielhaus, Germany, 7/29/1951) on Beethoven: Symphony No. 9 in D Minor, Op. 125 "Choral" by Bayreuth Festival Orchestra, Bayreuth Festival Chorus & Wilhelm Furtwängler
Symphony No. 9 in D Minor, Op. 125: IV. Presto - Allegro assai on Furtwängler Conducts the Complete Beethoven Symphonies by Ludwig van Beethoven & Wilhelm Furtwängler
Symphony No. 9 in D Minor, Op. 125 "Choral": IV. Presto: O Freunde, nicht diese Tone! - Freude schoner Gotterfunken on Beethoven: Symphony No. 9, Op. 125 by Ludwig van Beethoven & Herbert von Karajan
Symphony No. 9, Op. 125: IV. Presto. Allegro molto assai (Alla marcia) - Andante maestoso - Allegro energico, sempre ben marcato on Lucerne Festival Historic Performances: Wilhelm Furtwängler by Ludwig van Beethoven & Wilhelm Furtwängler
Kommt ein schlanker Bursch gegangen (Der Freischütz) on Freischütz - Carl Maria von Weber by Wiener Philharmoniker
Passio Secundum Mattaeum, BWV 244, Pt. 2: No. 77, Rezitativ und Chor "Nun ist der Herr zur Ruh' gebracht" on Bach: Passio Sedundum Matthaeum by Johann Sebastian Bach, Irmgard Seefried, Kathleen Ferrier, Walther Ludwig, Herbert von Karajan & Wiener Symphoniker

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Discography



Title Artist Year Type
Beethoven "Choral" Symphony - 1st & 2nd MovementsLudwig van Beethoven / Elisabeth Schwarzkopf · Elisabeth Höngen · Hans Hopf · Otto Edelmann and the Orchester der Bayreuther Festspiele, Wilhelm Furtwängler2015Album
Don GiovanniWolfgang Amadeus Mozart − Cesare Siepi • Elisabeth Grümmer • Anton Dermota • Elisabeth Schwarzkopf • Otto Edelmann • Wilhelm Furtwängler2004Album
Otto EdelmannOtto Edelmann2002Compil.
The 9 SymphoniesLudwig van Beethoven – Wilhelm Furtwängler, Wiener Philharmoniker, The Royal Stockholm Philharmonic Orchestra, Elisabeth Schwarzkopf, Elisabeth Höngen, Hans Hopf, Otto Edelmann, Orchester der Bayreuther Festspiele2000Compil.
FidelioLudwig Van Beethoven2000Album
Die Walküre Act 3 / Todesverkündigung From Act 2Richard Wagner, Kirsten Flagstad, Marianne Schech, Set Svanholm, Otto Edelmann, Wiener Philharmoniker, Georg Solti2000Album
Die Walküre Act 3 ExcerptsRichard Wagner, Otto Edelmann, Wiener Philharmoniker, Georg Solti1999Single
Opera HighlightsRichard Wagner - Otto Edelmann, Rudolf Moralt, Wiener Symphoniker1999Album
Matthäus-PassionJohann Sebastian Bach - Anton Dermota, Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau, Elisabeth Grümmer, Marga Höffgen, Otto Edelmann, Wiener Akademie Kammerchor, Die Wiener Sängerknaben, Wiener Philharmoniker, Wilhelm Furtwängler1995Album
Die Walküre, Act IIIRichard Wagner - Kirsten Flagstad, Otto Edelmann, Marianne Schech, Wiener Philharmoniker, Georg Solti1991Album
Iphigénie en AulideChristoph Willibald Gluck, Christa Ludwig, Inge Borkh, James King, Walter Berry, Otto Edelmann, Karl Böhm1990Album
Rienzi. Shortened Concert Version = Риенци. Сокращенная Концертная ВерсияRichard Wagner - Set Svanholm, Walter Berry, Christa Ludwig, Paul Schöffler, Anne Lund-Christiansen, Otto Edelmann, Wiener Staatsopernchor, Wiener Philharmoniker1986Album
Die Zauberharfe = L'Arpa Magica = The Magic LampFranz Schubert - Thomas Moser, József Németh, Christine Ostermayer, Walter Schwickerath, Roswitha Dierck, Kurt Schossmann, Otto Edelmann, Orchestra filarmonica e Coro del Teatro Nazionale di Szeged, Tito Gotti1983Album
Symphony No. 9 ChoralLudwig van Beethoven - Wilhelm Furtwängler / Wiener Philharmoniker / Wiener Akademie Kammerchor / Irmgard Seefried / Rosette Anday / Julius Patzak / Otto Edelmann1981Album
I Maestri Cantori Di NorimbergaRichard Wagner, Otto Edelmann, Lisa Della Casa, Hans Hopf, Orchester der Bayreuther Festspiele E Chor der Bayreuther Festspiele, Hans Knappertsbusch1981Album
FidelioLudwig Van Beethoven1980Album
Symphony No. 9 In D, Op. 125, "Choral"Ludwig van Beethoven, Wilhelm Furtwängler, Elisabeth Schwarzkopf, Elsa Cavelti, Ernst Haflinger, Otto Edelmann, Philharmonia Orchestra, Luzerner Festwochenchor1980Album
Wilhelm Furtwängler - A Commemorative AlbumWilhelm Furtwängler Conducts Wiener Philharmoniker, Philharmonia Orchestra And Orchester der Bayreuther Festspiele Orchestras. Yehudi Menuhin, Edwin Fischer, Elisabeth Schwarzkopf, Elisabeth Höngen, Hans Hopf, Otto Edelmann And Chor der Bayreuther Festspiele1967Compil.
Der ZigeunerbaronJohann Strauss Jr. - Wiener Kammerchor, Wiener Symphoniker, Rudolf Moralt, Sari Barabas, Otto Edelmann, Rudolf Christ, Waldemar Kmentt1962Album
Die Walküre Act 3 / Todesverkündigung From Act 2Richard Wagner, Kirsten Flagstad, Marianne Schech, Set Svanholm, Otto Edelmann, Wiener Philharmoniker, Georg Solti1958Album
Highlights From Smetana's "The Bartered Bride"Hilde Zadek / Hans Hopf / Otto Edelmann / Wilhelm Loibner1958Album
Der RosenkavalierElisabeth Schwarzkopf, Otto Edelmann, Christa Ludwig, Teresa Stich-Randall, Eberhard Wächter • Philharmonia Orchestra / Richard Strauss1957Album
"Choral Symphony" (Symphony No. 9 In D Minor) / Symphony No. 8 In F MajorLudwig van Beethoven - Elisabeth Schwarzkopf, Marga Höffgen, Ernst Haefliger, Otto Edelmann, Wiener Singverein, Philharmonia Orchestra, Herbert von Karajan1955Album
Mozart - O Isis Und OsirisOtto Edelmann, Wiener Symphoniker, Wiener Kammerchor1955Single
Die Meistersinger Von Nürnberg, Complete Opera In Three ActsRichard Wagner / Elisabeth Schwarzkopf / Otto Edelmann / Erich Kunz And Other distinguished Soloists / Orchester der Bayreuther Festspiele1951Album
Symphony No.9 In D Minor, "Choral"Ludwig van Beethoven - Herbert von Karajan / Elisabeth Schwarzkopf / Marga Höffgen / Ernst Haefliger / Otto Edelmann / Philharmonia Orchestra, Wiener SingvereinAlbum
Operatic RecitalJulius Patzak, Otto EdelmannAlbum
Symphony No.9 • Symphony No.8Ludwig van Beethoven - Herbert von Karajan / Elisabeth Schwarzkopf / Marga Höffgen / Ernst Haefliger / Otto Edelmann / Wiener Singverein / Philharmonia OrchestraAlbum
Carl Maria von Weber - Der Freischütz (Arien Und Szenen)Maud Cunitz, Emmy Loose, Hans Hopf, Franz Bierbach, Alfred Poell, Otto Edelmann, Marjan Rus, Wiener Staatsopernchor, Wiener Philharmoniker, Otto AckermannAlbum
Wagner Opera ScenesRichard Wagner, Otto Edelmann, Philharmonia Orchestra, Otto AckermannAlbum
Mozart - Don Giovanni - Live Performance Salzburg 1954Cesare Siepi, Anton Dermota, Otto Edelmann, Elisabeth Schwarzkopf, Elisabeth Grümmer, Walter Berry, Erna Berger, Wiener Philharmoniker, Wiener StaatsopernchorAlbum
MozartWiener Symphoniker, Otto EdelmannSingle
MozartWiener Symphoniker, Otto EdelmannSingle
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