Thorsten Grümbel

Soloist
Bassist Thorsten Grümbel studied singing in Lübeck and Detmold. As prize-winner in several competitions, he moved from the ensemble of the Deutsche Oper am Rhein to the Frankfurt Opera in 2009 and returned to the ensemble here in 2012. Engagements have taken him to opera houses and concert halls in London, Vienna, Paris, Aix-en Provence, Antwerp, Luxembourg, Kiel, Berlin, Geneva, Leipzig, Hamburg, Cologne, New York, Rouen, Belgrade, Basel, Frankfurt, Dresden, Munich, Barcelona, Prague, Stockholm, Taipei, Wiesbaden, Zurich and to the festivals in Mézières, Montreux, Strasbourg, Savonlinna, Ludwigsburg, Nantes, Schwerin, St. Margarethen and others. Extensive radio, CD and DVD recordings document his versatile work as an opera and concert singer. His extensive repertoire includes the Mozart roles Osmin ("Die Entführung aus dem Serail"), Figaro and Bartolo ("Le nozze di Figaro"), Commendatore ("Don Giovanni") and Sarastro ("Die Zauberflöte"), the Verdi roles Banquo ("Macbeth"), Zaccaria ("Nabucco"), Count Walter ("Luisa Miller"), Fiesco ("Simon Boccanegra"), Sparafucile ("Rigoletto"), Philipp II. ("Don Carlos"), as well as the Wagner roles Landgrave ("Tannhäuser"), Hunding, Fasolt and Fafner ("Der Ring des Nibelungen"), King Heinrich ("Lohengrin"), Gurnemanz ("Parsifal"), Daland ("Der fliegende Holländer"), King Marke ("Tristan und Isolde"), R. Strauss' Count Waldner ("Arabella") and Ochs ("Der Rosenkavalier"), as well as Don Basilio (Rossini's "Il barbiere di Siviglia"), Falstaff (Nicolai's "Die lustigen Weiber von Windsor"), Frank (J. Strauss (Son)'s "Die Fledermaus"), the title role in "Don Pasquale" (Donizetti) and a host of other works from Monteverdi to Hindemith. In the 2022/23 season at Deutsche Oper am Rhein Thorsten Grümbel will once again be seen as the Loudspeaker in Ullmann's "Der Kaiser von Atlantis", as Sarastro, Frank, Fanfner, Daland, Bartolo, as well as the Cardinal in Tchaikovsky's "Die Jungfrau von Orléans", as the Adversary/Wild Man in Eggert's "Iwein Löwenritter" and in song matinees. He is also making a guest appearance as Frank at the Hamburg State Opera.

Der Ka­iser von At­lantis

or the Refusal of Death
Wed 08.03.2023
Opernhaus Düsseldorf
19:30 - 20:30
Revival Opera
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Wechselnde Wochentage-Abo 1
Fri 07.04.2023
Opernhaus Düsseldorf
18:30 - 19:30
Opera
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Kleines Abo 2, Wechselnde Wochentage-Abo 3
Thu 20.04.2023
Opernhaus Düsseldorf
19:30 - 20:30
Opera
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Fri 28.04.2023
Opernhaus Düsseldorf
20:00 - 21:00
Opera
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Wechselnde Wochentage-Abo 2
Sat 06.05.2023
Opernhaus Düsseldorf
19:30 - 20:30
Opera
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Samstags-Abo 2
Wed 17.05.2023
Opernhaus Düsseldorf
20:00 - 21:00
Opera
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Mittwochs-Abo
Wed 01.03.2023
Theater Duisburg
19:30 - 22:15
Revival Opera
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Wechselnde Wochentage-Abo C
Sun 05.02.2023
Opernhaus Düsseldorf
17:00 - 22:00
Revival Opera
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Wechselnde Wochentage-Abo 1
Sun 19.03.2023
Opernhaus Düsseldorf
17:00 - 22:00
Opera
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Sonntags-Abo
Sun 09.04.2023
Opernhaus Düsseldorf
17:00 - 22:00
Opera
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Sun 29.01.2023
Opernhaus Düsseldorf
15:00 - 18:30
Opera
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Sonntagnachmittags-Abo 1
Fri 10.02.2023
Opernhaus Düsseldorf
19:30 - 23:00
Opera
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Wechselnde Wochentage-Abo 3
Thu 02.03.2023
Opernhaus Düsseldorf
19:30 - 23:00
Opera
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Donnerstags-Abo
Sat 11.03.2023
Opernhaus Düsseldorf
19:00 - 22:30
Family card Opera
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Wechselnde Wochentage-Abo 4
Thu 16.03.2023
Opernhaus Düsseldorf
19:00 - 22:30
Opera
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Wed 22.03.2023
Opernhaus Düsseldorf
19:00 - 22:30
Opera
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Sat 01.04.2023
Opernhaus Düsseldorf
19:00 - 22:30
Opera
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Fri 23.12.2022
Opernhaus Düsseldorf
19:30 - 22:15
Pay what you want! Opera
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Wechselnde Wochentage-Abo 1
Mon 26.12.2022
Opernhaus Düsseldorf
18:30 - 21:15
Opera
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Thu 29.12.2022
Opernhaus Düsseldorf
19:30 - 22:15
Opera
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Donnerstags-Abo
Wed 04.01.2023
Opernhaus Düsseldorf
19:30 - 22:15
Opera
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Mittwochs-Abo
Sun 08.01.2023
Opernhaus Düsseldorf
15:00 - 17:45
Opera
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Sonntagnachmittags-Abo 2
Sat 31.12.2022
Opernhaus Düsseldorf
19:00 - 22:15
Opera
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Sun 22.01.2023
Opernhaus Düsseldorf
18:30 - 21:45
Opera
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Sonntags-Abo