Anneliese Rothenberger


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(b Mannheim, 1924; d Münsterlingen, Switz., 2010).

Ger. soprano noted for Mozart and Strauss operatic roles and for singing of operetta. Début Koblenz 1943. Member Hamburg State Opera 1946–72. Brit. début 1952 (Edinburgh Fest. with Hamburg co. in f. Brit. stage p. of Mathis der Maler). Joined Deutsche Oper 1956. Salzburg Fest. début 1954, creating Telemachos in Liebermann's Penelope. Débuts: Vienna 1957; Glyndebourne 1959; NY Met 1960.

Subjects: Opera.

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