Joseph Sterkens

11 March 1893 Antwerp – 3 May 1952

Picture of Jooseph Sterkens

Joseph Sterkens singsDie tote Stadt: Glück, das mir verblieb, in Dutch
In RA format

Joseph Sterkens singsDer fliegende Holländer: Willst jenes Tags, in Dutch
In RA format

Repertory

Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg (Eisslinger) – Antwerp, Flemish Opera, 1925/6
Sadko – Antwerp, Flemish Opera, 1925
Die Zauberflöte – Antwerp, Flemish Opera, 1927
Paganini – Antwerp, Flemish Opera, 1927
Jenůfa – Antwerp, Flemish Opera, 1927
Sly – Antwerp, Flemish Opera, 1929
Fidelio – Antwerp, Flemish Opera, 1929
Die tote Stadt – Antwerp, Flemish Opera, 1932
Anne-Marie – Antwerp, Flemish Opera, 1937
Daphne – Antwerp, Flemish Opera, 1939
Das Lied der Liebe – Antwerp, Flemish Opera
Rigoletto – Antwerp, Flemish Opera
Die Fledermaus – Antwerp, Flemish Opera
La campana sommersa – Antwerp, Flemish Opera
Der fliegende Holländer – Antwerp, Flemish Opera
Faust – Antwerp, Flemish Opera
Parsifal (Knight) – Antwerp, Flemish Opera
Vagabond king (composer Friml) – Antwerp, Flemish Opera
L'amico Fritz – Antwerp, Flemish Opera
I gioielli della madonna – Antwerp, Flemish Opera
Friederike – Antwerp, Flemish Opera
Sadko (Foma Nazaryich, Hindu Merchant) – Antwerp, Flemish Opera
Les contes d'Hoffmann – Antwerp, Flemish Opera
Beatrijs – Antwerp, Flemish Opera
Prodaná nevěsta – Antwerp, Flemish Opera
Tannhäuser (Heinrich, Walther) – Antwerp, Flemish Opera
Der Rosenkavalier – Antwerp, Flemish Opera
Het Mirakel (composer Veremans) – Antwerp, Flemish Opera
Lohengrin – Antwerp, Flemish Opera
Vlammend land (composer Atterberg) – Antwerp, Flemish Opera
La bohème (Leoncavallo) – Antwerp, Flemish Opera
Herbergprinses (composer Blockx) – Antwerp, Flemish Opera
Tiefland (Nando, Pedro) – Antwerp, Flemish Opera
Salome (Narraboth) – Antwerp, Flemish Opera
Madama Butterfly – Antwerp, Flemish Opera
Quinten Massijs (Composer Wambach) – Antwerp, Flemish Opera
Carmen (Remendado) – Antwerp, Flemish Opera
Die toten Augen (Shepherd) – Antwerp, Flemish Opera
Marieke van Nijmegen (Composer Uyttenhove) – Antwerp, Flemish Opera
Der lustige Bauer – Antwerp, Flemish Opera
Princess Sunshine – Antwerp, Flemish Opera
Snegurochka – Antwerp, Flemish Opera
Tristan und Isolde (Seemann) – Antwerp, Flemish Opera
I want to thank Tom Silverbörg for the recording (Die tote Stadt).
I want to thank Georges Cardol for the picture.
Reference: Richard T. Soper Belgian opera houses and singers. The Reprint Company, Spartanburg, South Carolina, 1999.
The Record Collector, Volume 36, March 1991.

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