Jeannine Altmeyer

(b. 1948)

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(b La Habra, Calif., 1948).

Amer. soprano of Ger. parentage. Début, NY Met 1971 (Heavenly Voice in Don Carlos), Chicago 1972, European début 1973 (Salzburg Easter Fest.). Zurich Opera 1973–5, CG début 1975, Stuttgart Opera 1975–9. Bayreuth début 1976. Sang Isolde at Bayreuth 1986. Sang Brünnhilde in Janowski recording of The Ring.

Subjects: Opera.

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