Siegmund Nimsgern

Bass-baritone. Born 14 January 1940
Siegmund Nimsgern
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1940-01-14
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Siegmund Nimsgern

Siegmund Nimsgern Biography (Wikipedia)

Siegmund Nimsgern (born 14 January 1940) is a German bass-baritone, born in Sankt Wendel, Saarland, Germany.

After leaving school in 1960 he studied singing and musical education at the Hochschule für Musik Saar with Sibylle Fuchs, Jakob Stämpfli and Paul Lohmann.

He made his debut at the Saarländisches Staatstheater in Saarbrücken in 1967. In 1971, he went to the Deutsche Oper am Rhein in Düsseldorf and Duisburg. From there he began his international career as an opera singer.

He sang at La Scala in Milan, at Covent Garden in London, at the Metropolitan Opera in New York, and at the Vienna State Opera.

In the years 1983 to 1987, he sang Wotan at the Bayreuth Festival under Georg Solti, Peter Schneider and Peter Hall in The Ring of the Nibelung.

He has recorded numerous operas including Der Vampyr, Schwanda the Bagpiper, Martha, Hansel and Gretel, La serva padrona, Parsifal, a 1989 Grammy Award-winning recording of Lohengrin, and a 1982 Grammy Award-winning recording of Der Ring Des Nibelung.

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Siegmund Nimsgern Tracks

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Georg Philipp Telemann
38 Pimpinone [the Mismatched Marriage] - IntermezzoIII: Wilde Hummel! Böse Engel
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38 Pimpinone [the Mismatched Marriage] - IntermezzoIII: Wilde Hummel! Böse Engel
Arnold Schoenberg
Die Gluckliche Hand Op 18
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Die Gluckliche Hand Op 18
Johann Sebastian Bach
Cantata no. 34 BWV.34 (O ewiges Feuer, o Ursprung der Liebe)
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Cantata no. 34 BWV.34 (O ewiges Feuer, o Ursprung der Liebe)
Béla Bartók
Duke Bluebeard's Castle - Door 7
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Duke Bluebeard's Castle - Door 7
Siegmund Nimsgern
Le bourgeois gentilhomme - La Ceremonie Turque (feat. La Petite Bande & Gustav Leonhardt)
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Le bourgeois gentilhomme - La Ceremonie Turque (feat. La Petite Bande & Gustav Leonhardt)
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Past BBC Events

Proms 1976: Prom 45
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Royal Albert Hall
1976-09-01T05:51:25
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Sep
1976

Proms 1976: Prom 45

Royal Albert Hall
Proms 1975: Prom 03
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Royal Albert Hall
1975-07-27T05:51:25
27
Jul
1975

Proms 1975: Prom 03

Royal Albert Hall
Proms 1975: Prom 01 - First Night of the Proms 1975
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Royal Albert Hall
1975-07-25T05:51:25
25
Jul
1975

Proms 1975: Prom 01 - First Night of the Proms 1975

Royal Albert Hall
Proms 1974: Prom 03
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Royal Albert Hall
1974-07-21T05:51:25
21
Jul
1974

Proms 1974: Prom 03

Royal Albert Hall
Proms 1973: Prom 20
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Royal Albert Hall
1973-08-10T05:51:25
10
Aug
1973

Proms 1973: Prom 20

Royal Albert Hall

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