Hugo Meyer-Welfing


Meyer-Welfing was born on March 25th, 1905, in Hannover/Germany, made his debut in 1928 in Osnabrück, moved on to Aachen and Königsberg. From 1938, he was a member of the Vienna Volksoper, from 1945 of the Vienna Staatsoper. In 1956, he retired to teaching, and died November 2nd, 1969, in Vienna. Early and late in his career, he sang a lot of operetta. His best years by far were those at the Volksoper.

Hugo Meyer-Welfing singsDon Giovanni: Nur ihrem Frieden
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Hugo Meyer-Welfing singsLa Traviata: Ach ihres Auges Zauberblick
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Hugo Meyer-Welfing singsTurandot: Nessun dorma
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I wish to thank Robert Schlesinger for the recordings and notes.


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