Wolfgang Brendel established his primacy as the star Munich baritone of his era across an extraordinary range of roles, from Mozart to Verdi to Wagner, and made his Metropolitan Opera debut in 1975 at the age of 27. Access media highlights, including photos, videos, recordings, and press from his exceptional career, below.
Watch Wolfgang Brendel in performance and access recent teaching videos.
1. Excerpts from Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg
2. Exerpts from Arabella with Kiri Te Kanawa
3. Masterclass, The Neue Stimmen Competition
4. Teaching: In the Studio
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ON THE STAGE
View an archive of photos from the span of Wolfgang Brendel's international performance career.
Pictured productions include
Der fliegende Holländer
Die Frau ohne Schatten
La Fanciulla del West
Il barbiere di Siviglia
View a selection of recordings of Wolfgang Brendel, in which he appears alongside the greatest operatic stars of the last four decades.
Zar und Zimmerman
Die Lustigen Weiber von Windsor
Much of Herr Brendel's extensive discography can be found online through music streaming platforms. To explore a selection of recordings online, follow the links to his artist pages on Spotify & Apple Music.