Thursday, July 23, 2015
Willy Merkel (Tenor) (17. August 1869 Niederrabenstein/Sachsen, † 11. April 1915 Berlin)
His brother was the famous tenor Richard Merkel, who created the part of Canio in ''Pagliacci'' at the Hoftheater in
. First he appeared as baritone. He sang at the opera houses of Aachen, Augsburg, Bayreuth, Berlin, Dresden, Düsseldorf, Frankfurt/Main, Freiburg/Breisgau, Glogau/Schlesien, Hamburg, Leipzig, Mannheim, Tallinn, and Weimar. Gotha
The cities, where he made appearances:
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Dacapo, Berlin 1912-06?
Siegfried (Wagner): Nothung! Nothung! Neidliches Schwert! D-1949