Heinz Zednik

Heinz Zednik

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Heinz Zednik (born February 21, 1940) is an Austrian operatic tenor, closely associated with the character tenor roles of Wagner such as Mime and Loge (Der Ring des Nibelungen) and David (Die Meistersinger von N rnberg). He is also distinguished in roles such as Valzacchi (Der Rosenkavalier), Monostatos (The Magic Flute), Pedrillo (Die Entf hrung aus dem Serail), the Scribe (Khovanshchina), the Captain in Wozzeck, and the Director (Luciano Berio's Un re in ascolto). Zednik studied singing in Vienna before making his professional opera d but in 1964 at Graz as Maestro Trabuco in La forza del destino. Shortly thereafer he was engaged by the Vienna State Opera where he remains a member to this day. He appeared at the Bayreuth Festival annually from 1970 through 1980, and was seen as the successor to Gerhard Stolze. During his time at the festival, he sang Loge and Mime in Patrice Ch reau's widely praised 1976 centenary production of the Ring cycle.show more

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  • Paperback | 144 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 9mm | 222g
  • Duct Publishing
  • United States
  • English
  • 6136653419
  • 9786136653419