Forgotten Opera Singers

Forgotten Opera Singers

Jun 28, 2014

Fritz Vogelstrom (Tenor) (Westfalen 1882 - Dresden 1963)



He made his debut (1903) in Mannheim as Tamino (''Die Zauberflöte'') where he remained until 1912. From 1912 through 1929 (the year he retired) he was a member of the Dresden Hofoper. He sang Parsifal, Lohengrin, and Frohe (''Das Rheingold'') at the 1909 Bayreuth Festival. He was especially admired by Cosima Wagner.

Chronology of some appearances

1903 Mannheim Opera House
1908 Dresden Opera House
1909 Bayreuth Festival
1909 Vienna Opera House
1910 Berlin Opera House
1911 Nürnberg Opera House


Odeon, Berlin 1910
Lohengrin (Wagner): Das süße Lied verhallt with Hafgren-Waag 99660 xB5155

Parlophon, Berlin 1910/1911
Pagliacci (Leoncavallo): Scherzet immer P289 P370
Pagliacci (Leoncavallo): Hüll dich in Tand nur P289 P371

Odeon, Berlin 1911?
Juive (Halévy): Kehr o Gott, uns'rer Vater 51069 xB5617
Boheme (Puccini): Wie eiskalt 52134 xB4832

Parlophon, Berlin 1911
Lohengrin (Wagner): Lohengrins Abschied P284 P525
Lohengrin (Wagner): Grals-Erzählung P284 P526

Parlophon, Berlin 1912-02-19
Siegfried (Wagner): Notung, Notung, neidliches Schwert P1194 2-1194

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