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Sydney Opera House

Manfred Hemm

Manfred Hemm

Background

Born, Austria

OA repertoire

Baron Ochs: Der Rosenkavalier

Other Companies

Has performed Mozart roles at the Wiener Staatsoper, in Munich, Hamburg, Berlin, Paris, Zurich and other European Opera Houses, the Metropolitan Opera New York, Buenos Aires, Tokyo as well as the Salzburg Festival, Aix-en Provence, the Maggio Musicale Fiorentino and others. Received enormous critical acclaim in the bel canto repertoire with roles including Giorgio: I puritani (Philadelphia), Henry VIII: Anna Bolena (Munich, Pittsburgh, Helsinki), Basilio: Il barbiere di Siviglia (Munich), Ramphis: Aida (Scottish Opera), Verdi Requiem (Sao Paolo) and Rossini's Stabat Mater (Gothenburg). Recent engagements include Sarastro: The Magic Flute (San Francisco, Paris, Volksoper Vienna), Gurnemanz: Parsifal (Adelaide, Genova, Mannheim), Baron Ochs: Der Rosenkavalier (Marseille and in Oslo), Osmin: Die Entführung aus dem Serail (Tel Aviv, Turin and Bari), Rocco: Leonore (Paris). Future engagements include Baron Ochs (Stuttgart), Rocco: Fidelio (Bolzano, Piacenza), Gurnemanz (Prague, Tallinn)

Recordings

The Magic Flute (Metropolitan Opera, New York - DVD), Parsifal (Tiroler Festspiele - DVD/CD)

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