…the imposing tenor Rouwen Huther gave a complete interpretation, forthright and deeply involved from the inside out… Bachtrack, 22 July 2017
Rouwen Huther has been a regular guest of Staatstheater Wiesbaden since the 2018/19 season, singing the Witch in Humperdinck’s Hansel and Gretel as well as in new productions of Mozart’s Idomeneo, Strauss’ Der Rosenkavalier (Valzacchi), Strauss’ Salome and Wagner’s Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg. The German tenor has performed at Nationaltheater Mannheim, Oper Leipzig, Staatsoper Unter den Linden Berlin, Staatstheater Wiesbaden, Teatro Comunale di Bolzano, Teatro di Luciano Pavarotti in Modena and Teatro San Carlo in Naples.
Rouwen Huther has worked with directors such as Nicolas Brieger, András Fricsay, Rosamund Gilmore, Uwe Eric Laufenberg, Bernd Mottl, David Mouchtar-Samorai, Manfred Schweigkofler, Aron Stiehl and Evgeny Titov on repertoire including Flute in Britten‘s A Midsummer Night’s Dream, the Doctor in Eötvös‘ Tri Sestri, the Prince in Prokofiev’s L’Amour des trois oranges, First Jew in Strauss’ Salome, Herman in Tchaikovsky‘s The Queen of Spades and Schweiker von Gundelfingen in Strauss‘ Feuersnot. He is currently preparing Strauss roles such as Aegist, Bacchus and Herod.
As a concert soloist, Rouwen Huther’s repertoire includes Beethoven’s Symphony N° 9, Berlioz‘ La Damnation de Faust, Bruch’s Das Lied von der Glocke, Mahler’s Das Lied von der Erde, Orff’s Carmina Burana and Puccini’s Messa di gloria.
Rouwen Huther has performed under the baton of conductors such as Stefan Asbury, Charles Dutoit, Gabriele Ferro, Christopher Franklin, Patrick Lange, Julien Salemkour, Ulf Schirmer and Keri-Lynn Wilson and with orchestras including Gewandhausorchester Leipzig, Haydn-Orchester Bozen, Hessisches Staatsorchester, Münchner Rundfunkorchester, Philharmonie Baden-Baden, Staatskapelle Berlin and SWR Sinfonieorchester.
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Live recording 2014