Bass Herbert Alsen: b/w promotion postcard, hand signed by Herbert Alsen in Wien.
The autograph comes with a Certificate of Authenticity.
Size: 4 x 6 inches, very fine condition.
Herbert Alsen was a German opera singer. He was very appreciated in Vienna Staatsoper for his bass voice.
From 1957 to his death, he was attendant of Seefestspiele Moerbisch, an operetta festival in the picturesque town of Moerbisch Am See.
Herbert Alsen sang then Pogner in Die Meistersinger at the Salzburger Festspiele between 1936 and 193, 1939 the Kasper in Freischuetz, 1939 to 1941 the Bass-Solo in Ludwig van Beethoven’s 9. Symphony. He himself best liked his Gurnemanz in Parsifal, Sarastro in the Magic Flute. Herbert Alsen sang at all major Opera Houses, in New York, London, Milano, Munich, Salzburg, Berlin aso.
Herbert Alsen Autograph. CoA