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Waltraud Meier

voc, *1956 DE, Würzburg
Singer of Classical

Waltraud Meier (born 9 January 1956 in Würzburg) is a Grammy Award–winning German dramatic soprano and mezzo-soprano singer. She is particularly known for her Wagnerian roles as Kundry, Isolde, Ortrud, Venus, Fricka, and Sieglinde, but has also had success in the French and Italian repertoire appearing as Eboli, Amneris, Carmen, and Santuzza. She resides in Munich.

     
Genres
  • Classical
  • Soundtrack
  • Folk
  • World
Popular Tracks   
Requiem in D Minor, K. 626: I. Introitus: Requiem aeternam on Classical Bangers by Various Artists
Tristan und Isolde, WWV 90, Act III: Mild und leise wie er lächelt (Isolde) on Most Beautiful Arias by Various Artists
Mass No. 19 in D Minor, K. 626, Part III: VI. Lacrimosa on Classical Hits by Various Artists
Symphony No. 9 In D Minor, Op. 125 - "Choral": 4. Finale (Presto - Allegro assai) on Beethoven For All - Music Of Power, Passion & Beauty by Ludwig van Beethoven, West-Eastern Divan Orchestra, Staatskapelle Berlin & Daniel Barenboim
Missa solemnis in D Major, Op. 123: V. Agnus Dei on Classical Music - Choral by Various Artists
Tannhäuser, WWV. 70: Ouvertüre on Wagner: The Dramatic Composer by Richard Wagner & Various Artists
Symphony No. 2 "Resurrection": V. Finale: k. Mit Aufschwung, aber nicht eilen on Mahler: Symphony No. 2 "Resurrection" by Gustav Mahler, Wiener Philharmoniker & Claudio Abbado
Lohengrin, WWV 75, Act II Scene 1: Du wilde Seherin on Wagner: Lohengrin by Richard Wagner, Wiener Staatsopernchor, Wiener Philharmoniker & Claudio Abbado
Symphony No. 2 "Resurrection": IV. Urlicht. O Röschen rot on Mahler: Symphony No. 2 "Resurrection" by Gustav Mahler, Wiener Philharmoniker & Claudio Abbado
Symphony No. 2 "Resurrection": V. Finale: j. Etwas bewegter. O glaube, mein Herz, o glaube on Mahler: Symphony No. 2 "Resurrection" by Gustav Mahler, Wiener Philharmoniker & Claudio Abbado

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Discography



Title Artist Year Type
Gotter DammerungRichard Wagner, Deborah Voigt, Jay Hunter Morris, Hans-Peter König, Waltraud Meier, Iain Paterson, Wendy Bryn Harmer, The Metropolitan Opera House Orchestra And Metropolitan Opera Chorus, Fabio Luisi2012Album
Kindertotenlieder • Wesendonck-Lieder • 3 Mörike-LiederWaltraud Meier, Daniel Barenboim, Orchestre De Paris, Gustav Mahler, Richard Wagner, Hugo Wolf2011Album
LohengrinRichard Wagner, Klaus Florian Vogt, Solveig Kringlebotn, Hans-Peter König, Waltraud Meier, Tom Fox, Roman Trekel, Europachorakademie, Chœurs De L'Opéra De Lyon, Deutsches Symphonie-Orchester Berlin, Kent Nagano, Nikolaus Lehnhoff2009Album
Tristan Und IsoldeSiegfried Jerusalem · Waltraud Meier · Matthias Hölle · Uta Priew · Falk Struckmann · Orchester der Bayreuther Festspiele · Daniel Barenboim : Richard Wagner Staged By Heiner Müller2008Album
Tristan Und IsoldeRichard Wagner, Waltraud Meier, Ian Storey, Michelle DeYoung, Gerd Grochowski, Matti Salminen, Orchestra Del Teatro Alla Scala And Coro Del Teatro Alla Scala2008Album
Symphonie No. 2Gustav Mahler, Cheryl Studer · Waltraud Meier · Arnold Schoenberg Chor, Wiener Philharmoniker · Claudio Abbado2006Album
ParsifalRichard Wagner - Christian Thielemann, Orchester Der Wiener Staatsoper, Placido Domingo, Waltraud Meier2006Album
TannhäuserRichard Wagner / Daniel Barenboim / Chor Der Staatsoper Berlin / Staatskapelle Berlin / Jane Eaglen / Waltraud Meier / Peter Seiffert / René Pape / Thomas Hampson2002Album
Die WalküreRichard Wagner - Waltraud Meier, Gabriele Schnaut, Mihoko Fujimura, Peter Seiffert, John Tomlinson, Kurt Rydl, Bayerisches Staatsorchester, Zubin Mehta2002Album
Das Lied Von Der ErdeGustav Mahler - Waltraud Meier, Siegfried Jerusalem, The Chicago Symphony Orchestra, Daniel Barenboim2002Album
Beethoven: Missa Solemnis / Mozart: RequiemLudwig van Beethoven - Herbert von Karajan, Berliner Philharmoniker, Wiener Singverein, Agnes Baltsa, Gundula Janowitz, Peter Schreier, José van Dam / Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Riccardo Muti, Radiokören, Eric Ericsons Kammarkör, Patrizia Pace, Waltraud Meier, Frank Lopardo, James Morris2000Compil.
LiederGustav Mahler, Waltraud Meier, Lorin Maazel1999Album
FidelioLudwig van Beethoven - Waltraud Meier, Placido Domingo, Daniel Barenboim1999Album
Frauenliebe Und Leben - Lieder By Brahms, Schubert & SchumannWaltraud Meier, Gerhard Oppitz1998Album
Waltraud Meier Sings WagnerWaltraud Meier, Symphonie-Orchester Des Bayerischen Rundfunks, Lorin Maazel1997Album
Música De Saint-Saëns Y ChaussonWaltraud Meier1997Compil.
WozzeckAlban Berg - Franz Grundheber · Waltraud Meier · Mark Baker · Graham Clark · Endrik Wottrich · Günter von Kannen, Chor Der Staatsoper Berlin, Staatskapelle Berlin, Daniel Barenboim1996Album
ElektraRichard Strauss, Waltraud Meier, Deborah Polaski, Alessandra Marc, Johan Botha, Falk Struckmann, Daniel Barenboim1996Album
Tristan Und Isolde HightlightsRichard Wagner / Waltraud Meier / Siegfried Jerusalem / Marjana Lipovšek / Falk Struckmann / Matti Salminen / Berliner Philharmoniker / Daniel Barenboim1995Compil.
Tristan Und IsoldeRichard Wagner, Berliner Philharmoniker, Daniel Barenboim, Waltraud Meier, Siegfried Jerusalem, Marjana Lipovšek, Falk Struckmann, Matti Salminen1995Album
LohengrinRichard Wagner / Wiener Philharmoniker / Wiener Staatsopernchor / Claudio Abbado / Kurt Moll / Siegfried Jerusalem / Cheryl Studer / Hartmut Welker / Waltraud Meier / Andreas Schmidt1994Album
RequiemGiuseppe Verdi - Alessandra Marc, Waltraud Meier, Placido Domingo, Ferruccio Furlanetto, Chicago Symphony Chorus, The Chicago Symphony Orchestra, Daniel Barenboim1994Album
Lohengrin HighlightsRichard Wagner / Wiener Philharmoniker / Wiener Staatsopernchor / Claudio Abbado / Kurt Moll / Siegfried Jerusalem / Cheryl Studer / Hartmut Welker / Waltraud Meier / Andreas Schmidt1994Album
Don Giovanni ExtraitsWolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Ferruccio Furlanetto, John Tomlinson, Matti Salminen, Uwe Heilmann, Michele Pertusi, Lella Cuberli, Waltraud Meier, Joan Rodgers, RIAS-Kammerchor, Berliner Philharmoniker, Daniel Barenboim1992Compil.
Samson Et DalilaCamille Saint-Saëns / Placido Domingo, Waltraud Meier, Alain Fondary, Jean-Philippe Courtis, Samuel Ramey, Chœurs De L'Opéra Bastille Et Orchestre De L'Opéra Bastille, Myung-Whun Chung1992Album
Don GiovanniWolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Ferruccio Furlanetto, John Tomlinson, Matti Salminen, Uwe Heilmann, Michele Pertusi, Lella Cuberli, Waltraud Meier, Joan Rodgers, RIAS-Kammerchor, Berliner Philharmoniker, Daniel Barenboim1992Album
Das Klagende LiedGustav Mahler – Giuseppe Sinopoli, Philharmonia Orchestra, Shinyukai Choir, Cheryl Studer, Waltraud Meier, Reiner Goldberg, Thomas Allen1992Album
ParsifalRichard Wagner - Waltraud Meier, Siegfried Jerusalem, Matthias Hölle, José van Dam, Günter von Kannen, John Tomlinson, Chor Der Staatsoper Berlin, Berliner Philharmoniker, Daniel Barenboim1991Album
Tannhäuser - HighlightsRichard Wagner, Kiri Te Kanawa, Håkan Hagegård, René Kollo, Waltraud Meier, Philharmonia Orchestra, Marek Janowski1991Album
Meeting Venus - Music From The Original Soundtrack (Highlights From Wagner's "Tannhäuser")Kiri Te Kanawa, René Kollo, Håkan Hagegård, Waltraud Meier, Philharmonia Orchestra, Marek Janowski1991Album
Missa SolemnisLudwig Van Beethoven ‧ Carol Vaness ‧ Waltraud Meier ‧ Hans Peter Blochwitz ‧ Hans Tschammer ‧ Tallis Chamber Choir ‧ English Chamber Orchestra ‧ Jeffrey Tate1990Album
Mozart Edition - Choral WorksWolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Ileana Cotrubas, Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau, Nicolai Gedda, Waltraud Meier, James Morris, Edda Moser, Hans Sotin, Kiri Te Kanawa, Eugen Jochum, Herbert von Karajan, Raymond Leppard, Riccardo Muti1990Compil.
Parsifal (Selección)Richard Wagner : Reginald Goodall, Orchestra & Chorus Of The Welsh National Opera, Warren Elsworth, Waltraud Meier1990Compil.
Die WalküreRichard Wagner - Éva Marton • James Morris • Cheryl Studer • Reiner Goldberg • Waltraud Meier • Matti Salminen / Symphonie-Orchester Des Bayerischen Rundfunks / Bernard Haitink1988Album
Requiem / Ave Verum CorpusWolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Riccardo Muti, Patrizia Pace, Waltraud Meier, Frank Lopardo, James Morris, Berliner Philharmoniker, Eric Ericsons Kammarkör, Radiokören1987Album
A German Requiem / Alto Rhapsody / Song Of DestinyJohannes Brahms - Jessye Norman • Jorma Hynninen, Waltraud Meier, The London Philharmonic Orchestra & The London Philharmonic Choir, Klaus Tennstedt1986Album
ParsifalRichard Wagner, Donald McIntyre, Waltraud Meier, Reginald Goodall, Phillip Joll, Warren Elsworth, Orchestra & Chorus Of The Welsh National Opera1985Album
Doktor Und ApothekerCarl Ditters von Dittersdorf, Rheinische Philharmonie, James Lockhart, Harald Stamm, Waltraud Meier, Hildegard Uhrmacher, Donna Woodward, Wolfgang Schöne, Frieder Lang, Gerhard Unger, Martin Finke, Alois Perl, Thomas Pfeiffer1981Album
Doktor Und ApothekerCarl Ditters von Dittersdorf, Rheinische Philharmonie, James Lockhart, Harald Stamm, Waltraud Meier, Hildegard Uhrmacher, Donna Woodward, Wolfgang Schöne, Frieder Lang, Gerhard Unger, Martin Finke, Alois Perl, Thomas Pfeiffer1981Album
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