Wiesław Ochman

Born 6 February 1937
Wiesław Ochman
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1937-02-06
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Wiesław Ochman

Wiesław Ochman Biography (Wikipedia)

Wiesław Ochman (born 6 February 1937) is a Polish tenor.

Ochman began learning voice under the direction of Gustaw Serafin in Kraków (1955–1959) and Maria Szłapak in Bytom (1960–1963). In 1960, he joined the Silesian Opera in Bytom, where he sang for three seasons, in 1963 and 1964; and then, at the Opera Krakowska. He performed at the Teatr Wielki in Warsaw from 1964 till 1970. In 1965 he sang the tenor lead Jontek in the "national Polish opera" Halka by Stanisław Moniuszko in the opening performance in the reconstructed Teatr Wielki. He recorded that role and it is now available on compact disc.

Wiesław Ochman began his international career in 1967 with the Opera in Berlin. He sang in Munich and Hamburg. He achieved his first successes in competition at festivals in Glyndebourne and Salzburg. In 1972, he was engaged by the Paris Opera, and consecutively by operas in Chicago and San Francisco. In 1975 with the role of Arrigo in the opera The Sicilian Vespers by Giuseppe Verdi, Ochman made his debut at New York's Metropolitan Opera.

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Wiesław Ochman Tracks

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Leos Janáček
Jenufa: final scene
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Jenufa: final scene
Sergei Prokofiev
War and peace Op 91 - The wine is poured
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War and peace Op 91 - The wine is poured
Leos Janáček
Jenufa - Odesli
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Jenufa - Odesli
Antonín Dvořák
Stabat Mater Op.58
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Stabat Mater Op.58
Karol Szymanowski
Symphony No. 3 'Song of the Night'
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Symphony No. 3 'Song of the Night'
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Past BBC Events

Proms 1970: Prom 23
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Royal Albert Hall
1970-08-11T08:53:24
11
Aug
1970

Proms 1970: Prom 23

Royal Albert Hall
Proms 1969: Prom 16
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Royal Albert Hall
1969-08-05T08:53:24
5
Aug
1969

Proms 1969: Prom 16

Royal Albert Hall

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