1988, Hamburg, Faust: Wagner


An opera in 5 acts.

Composer: Charles-Francois Gounod
Librettist: Jules Barbire and Michel Carre after Carre’s “Faust et Marguerite” and Johann Wolfgang von Goethe’s “Faust”, Part 1.
Venue and Dates: Hamburg Staatsoper
18, 21, 24, 28, 30 June 1988
Faust :
Mephistopheles :
Marguerite :
Wagner : Simon Keenlyside
Valentin :
Siebel :
Marthe Schwertlein :
Notes: During SK’s 18 months in Hamburg (1987-89) he sang 37 performances of many different roles, including Count Almaviva (Le nozze di Figaro), Deputierter (Don Carlos), Fiorello (Barbiere), Montano (Otello), Moralès (Carmen), Nightwatchman (Meistersinger), Steuermann (Tristan und Isolde), Wagner (Faust).

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