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Hans Jörg Mammel (Tenor)

Born: Stuttgart, Baden-Württemberg, Germany

The German tenor, Hans Jörg Mammel, was born and educated in Stuttgart, where he received his first singing lessons as a member of the Stuttgarter Hymnus-Chorknaben. Initially he studied law before entering Hochschule für Musik Freiburg to study singing with Winfried Toll, Professor Werner Hollweg and Professor Ingeborg Most. He has taken part in vocal master-classes with Barbara Schlick, Elisabeth Schwarzkopf and James Wagner, as well as a master-class in authentic performance practice with Reinhard Goebel.

Hans Jörg Mammel has performed as a concert singer throughout Germany and abroad; including the leading music festivals in Utrecht, Schwetzingen, Potsdam, Schleswig-Holstein, Jerusalem, Breslau, Brügge, Brussels and Vienna. Renowned conductors he has worked with include Ivor Bolton Pierre Cao, Marcus Creed, Iván Fischer, Alexander Ferdinand Grychtolik, Thomas Hengelbrock, Philippe Herreweghe, Kay Johannsen, Konrad Junghänel, Roderich Kreile, Sigiswald Kuijken, Rudolf Lutz, Hermann Max, Philippe Pierlot, Hans-Christoph Rademann, Christoph-Andreas Schäfer, Rolf Schweizer, Masaaki Suzuki, Markus Teutschbein, Jos van Veldhoven, Jochen Woll, and Hans Zender.

In opera Hans Jörg Mammel has appeared as a guest artist with the Berlin State Opera Unter den Linden, Städtischen Bühnen Freiburg, Theater Koblenz, and at Munich Opera Festival and Vienna Festwochen. He sang the title role in Monteverdiís Orfeo in Iceland with considerable personal success. In 2008 Mammel performed the title role in W.A. Mozart's La clemenza di Tito at the Opéra de Normandie in Rouen.

Hans Jörg Mammel also is in great demand as a Lieder singer. As well as the renowned song cycles of the Romantic period, he has particular interest in the composers the 20th century and the Second Berlin School: in song recitals he has introduced the public to unknown works by Carl Friedrich Zelter, Johann Friedrich Reichardt, Johann Peter Abraham Schulz and Robert Franz. He has participated in premieres of works by Karlheinz Stockhausen. He has recorded many of these works on CD, as well as the song cycle Die schöne Müllerin in the version for tenor and guitar, which received high critical acclaim. Numerous CD recordings document his versatile activities.


 

Source: Gitarren Projekte Website, English translation by Aryeh Oron (August 2001); Hans Jörg Mammel Website
Contributed by
Aryeh Oron (August 2001, April 2017)

Recordings of Bach Cantatas & Other Vocal Works

Conductor

As

Works

Pierre Cao

Tenor

BWV 232 [TV]

Marcus Creed

Tenor

G.F. Handel: Brockes Passion, HWV 48 [TV Broadcast - Evangelist]

Laurent Gendre

Tenor

BWV 234, BWV 235

Alexander Grychtolic

Tenor

C-1 (2012): BWV 36a, BWV 66a
C-2 (2014):
BWV 244a

Thomas Hengelbrock

Tenor

BWV 4, BWV 131
J.K. Kerll: Missa Superba

Thomas Hengelbrock

Tenor

Member of Balthasar-Neumann-Chor:
C-2 (2001): Kyrie c-Moll
BWV Anh 26 / Christe g-moll BWV 242, nach Francesco Durante, BWV 4, J.K. Kerll: Missa Superba

Philippe Herreweghe

Tenor

BWV 12 [2nd], BWV 21 [2nd], BWV 27, BWV 93 [2nd], BWV 95, BWV 161
BWV 225-230 [2nd]
V-9 (2010, Video):
BWV 244 [4th recording]
V-17 (2012):
BWV 244 [5th recording]

Philippe Herreweghe

Tenor

Member of Collegium Vocale Gent:
C-18 (2006/2007):
BWV 27, BWV 95, BWV 161

Kay Johannsen

Tenor

Video: BWV 4, BWV 21, BWV 75

Kay Johannsen

Tenor

Member of Solistenensemble Stimmkunst:
Bach:vokal 2015/5 Video:
BWV 21, BWV 75
Bach:vokal 2016/3 Video:
BWV 4, BWV 249

Konrad Junghänel

Tenor

BWV Anh. III 159, BWV 232, BWV 245 [w/ Cantus Cölln]

Roderich Kreile

Tenor

BWV 248/1-3 [3rd]

Rudolf Lutz

Tenor

DVD: BWV 111, BWV 135, BWV 146

Hermann Max

Tenor

V-8 (2011): BWV 232 [2nd recording]

Philippe Pierlot

Tenor

BWV 4, BWV 131, BWV 182, BWV 235, BWV 243 [1st], BWV 243 [2nd], BWV 245 [Evangelist] [w/ Ricercar Consort]

Hans-Christoph Rademann

Tenor

Bachfest Leipzig 2008: BWV 101, BWV 105

Christoph-Andreas Schäfer

Tenor

BWV 245 [Evangelist]

Rolf Schweizer

Tenor

BWV 243a, BWV 248

Jos van Veldhoven

Tenor

BWV 244 [1st]

Jochen Woll

Tenor

BWV 110, BWV 140, BWV 243

Links to other Sites

gitarrenprojekte - Gitarre & Gesang - Lebensläufe [German]
Hans Jörg Mammel - Tenor (Official Website) [German/English]

Hans Jörg Mammel (Wikipedia)
Hans Jörg Mammel (Cantus Cölln) [German]


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