Overview

Oskar Czerwenka

(1924—2000)


Show Summary Details

Quick Reference

(b Vöcklabruck bei Linz, Austria, 1924; d Vienna, 2000).

Austrian bass. Opera début Graz 1947 (Hermit in Der Freischütz); joined Vienna Opera 1951, remaining for 30 years and singing roles such as Osmin and Ochs. NY Met 1960; Salzburg 1953; Glyndebourne 1959. Repertory of over 70 roles.

Subjects: Music.


Reference entries

Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content. Please, subscribe or login to access all content.