Stig Andersen Opera

Opera Singer & Stage Director

Stig Andersen Opera is representing the opera singer and stage director Stig Fogh Andersen. Stig Andersen is one of the most sought-after heldentenors of his generation. He has sung all important tenor roles written by Richard Wagner in nearly all important theatres including the Metropolitan Opera in New York, Chicago Lyric Opera, Paris Opéra-Bastille, De Nederlandse Opera in Amsterdam, Royal Opera House Covent Garden in London, Deutsche Oper Berlin and more.

Musik Til Bogen

Lyt til alle titler på denne Youtube afspilningsliste, eller på denne side efter bordet.

Music To The Book

Listen to all titles on this Youtube Playlist, or on this page after the table.


  Mere musik vises på denne side, som jeg tilføjer til mine digitale arkiver -

kom tilbage fra tid til anden og se hvad der er nyt!


  More music will appear on this page as I add to my digital archives -

come back from time to time and see what is new!

År Titel Side Page*
1965 George Gershwin, Porgy and Bess - "Summertime" 22  

Optagelseproeve (entrance examination):

Carl Nielsen, "I Aften"


Hovedskole eksamen (conservatory exam):

Richard Wagner, Parsifal, "Nur eine Waffe taugt"

1980 Ruggiero Leoncavallo, I Pagliacci, "Recitar... Vesti la giubba" - på dansk (in Danish) 51  
1981 Leoš Janáček, The Diary of One Who Disappeared - på dansk (in Danish)    
1986 Gaetano Donizetti, L'elisir d'amore, "Una furtiva lagrima"  - på dansk (in Danish) 78  
1987 Giuseppe Verdi, Don Carlos, Act 1, Duet Carlos-Elisabeth 78  
1988 Gerald Finzi, Dies Natalis    
1989 Giuseppe Verdi, Otello, "Niun mi tema" 86  
1992 Kurt Weill, Mahagonny, "When the sky turns brighter" 93  
1993 Bernhard Lewkovitch, Preacher and Singer, "Rejoice" 91  
1999 Ludwig van Beethoven, Fidelio, Finale 169  
2000 Richard Strauss, Salome, "Ah, herrlich!" 159  
2001 Richard Wagner, Parsifal, "Amfortas! - Die Wunde!" 180  
2003 Richard Wagner, Götterdämmerung, "Helle Wehr" 190  
2010 Richard Wagner, Die Walküre, "Ein Schwert verhieß mir der Vater" 209  
2012 Håkon Børresen, Kaddara, "Vig nu af Vejen" 255  
2013 Robert Schumann, Dichterliebe, "Ich hab im Traum geweinet" 263  

Georg Friedrich Händel, Messiah, "Comfort Ye" + "Ev'ry Valley"

2014 Richard Wagner, Tannhäuser, "Romerzählung" 268  
2018 Franz Schubert, Schwanengesang, "Ständchen" 278  
bonus R.Charles/Stig F.Andersen, "Det' forbi, tæppet faldet" 258  
bonus Singing with Helium! 199  
Jeg nyder stadig sang - kom og følg mine seneste koncerter på Youtube!
I still enjoy singing - come and follow my recent concerts on Youtube!


* This column is reserved for the page numbers

in the upcoming english translation of the book!

Videos on Youtube

Page 22: George Gershwin, Porgy and Bess, "Summertime", recorded by "The Blackmailers" around 1965.

Page 34: Carl Nielsen, "I Aften" - Stig's entrance examination in 1974.

Page 118: Richard Wagner, Parsifal, "Nur eine Waffe taugt" - the final exam of Stig's voice training!

Page 51: Ruggiero Leoncavallo, I Pagliacci, "Recitar... Vesti la giubba", recorded live in Århus 1980. På dansk (in Danish).

Leoš Janáček, The Diary of One Who Disappeared, recorded in 1981. På dansk - in Danish.

Page 78: Donizetti, L'elisir d'amore, "Una furtiva lagrima" - live recording from 1986. På dansk (in Danish).

Page 78: Giuseppe Verdi, Don Carlos, Act 1, Duet Carlos-Elisabeth. Live recording from Göteborg, 1987. På svensk - in Swedish.

Gerald Finzi's "Dies Natalis" is a cantata for soprano or tenor and strings. Text: Thomas Traherne.

Page 86: Giuseppe Verdi, Otello, "Niun mi tema", in a live recording from Groningen, 1989.

Page 93: Kurt Weill, Mahagonny, "When the sky turns brighter", in a live recording from Copenhagen, 1992. På dansk - in Danish.

Page 91: Bernhard Lewkovitch, Preacher and Singer, "Rejoice" - recorded in 1993.

Page 169: Beethoven's "Fidelio" is standing for liberation and freedom in the opera world and is therefore often used for grand openings and other important events. Here we see the finale (second part of act 2) performed at the re-opening of London's Covent Garden opera house in 1999 after its renovation.

Page 159: Richard Strauss, Salome, "Ah, herrlich" - the big scene after Salome's dance, where Herodes negotiates with her for the prophet's head.

Page 180: Richard Wagner, Parsifal, "Amfortas! - Die Wunde!", recorded live in London 2001.

Page 190: Richard Wagner, Götterdämmerung, "Helle Wehr" - a little snapshot from München 2003, conducted by Zubin Mehta and directed by David Alden.

Page 209: "Ein Schwert verhiess mir der Vater" - a sample from a "Ring" album on Spotify.

Page 255: Håkon Børresen, Kaddara, #8, "Vig nu af Vejen".

Page 263: "Ich hab im Traum geweinet" ("I have in my dreams wept") by Robert Schumann, text by Heinrich Heine - a sample from the album "Dichterliebe" ("A Poet's Love") on Spotify.

Page 195: "Comfort Ye" + "Ev'ry Valley" from Georg Friedrich Händel's oratorio "Messiah", recorded in Copenhagen 2013.

Page 268: The controversial production of "Tannhäuser" in Novosibirsk by the young director Timofey Kulyabin was a sheer joy to take part in..

Page 278: Franz Schubert's "Ständchen" from the "Schwanengesang" cycle, performed as an encore after a "Winterreise" concert. Recorded live on 1. Nov. 2018 in Stengård Kirke, Lyngby.

Det' forbi, tæppet faldet. Musik baseret på en sang af Ray Charles (Music based on a song by Ray Charles) Dansk tekst (Danish text): Stig Fogh Andersen

Page 199: Tivoli Gardens, 2005 - Stig is singing some of his favourite music with a Mickey Mouse voice!