At Munich, Conductor Stefan Soltesz collapsed during a performance and died

At Munich, Conductor Stefan Soltesz collapsed during a performance and died

Hungarian-born conductor Stefan Soltész was from Austria. He received his training in Vienna and served as the artistic director and general music director of Essen’s Aalto Theatre from 1997 to 2013. He helped the opera house gain recognition around the world.

Stefan Soltész, a conductor from Hungary, passes away while conducting at the Bayerische Staatsoper.

The conductor Stefan Soltész passed away, according to the Bayerische Staatsoper.

The company said, “It is with horror and great sadness that the Bavarian State Opera has to announce the death of Stefan Soltesz. He died tonight after collapsing while conducting ‘Die Schweigsame Frau’ at the Nationaltheater. Our thoughts are with his wife Michaela.”

General Director Serge Dorny also took to Twitter and said, “I am deeply saddened by the news of the collapse and death of Stefan Soltesz. We are losing a gifted conductor.”

Hungary’s Nyiregyhaza is where Soltész was born, and he began taking piano lessons at the age of four. He moved to Vienna in 1956, and at the age of ten, he joined the Wiener Sängerknaben. Beginning at age 14, he pursued studies in writing, conducting, and piano at the Wiener Musikakademie.

Stefan Soltesz Age, Family, and Early Life

Hungary is where Stefan Soltesz was born on January 6, 1969. Hungary’s Nyregyháza is where Soltész was born, and he started taking piano lessons at the age of four.

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source: NYTIMES

He moved to Vienna in 1956, and at the age of ten, he joined the Wiener Sängerknaben.

Stefan Soltesz Career, What was his profession?

He began his career as a conductor at the Vienna State Opera’s Kapellmeister in 1971 before moving on to conduct at the Graz Opera and Vienna State Opera. From 1983 to 1985, Soltész served as conductor at the Hamburg State Opera, and from 1985 to 1997, at the Deutsche Oper Berlin. He was appointed creative director and general manager of the Aalto-Theater in Essen in 1997, and he served in those capacities until the conclusion of the 2012–13 season.

The Bayerische Staatsoper, Oper Frankfurt, Teatro dell Opera di Roma, the Budapest State Opera, the Teatr Wielki in Warsaw, the Bolshoi Theatre in Moscow, the Grand Théâtre de Genève, the Paris Opera, and the Zurich Opera House are just a few of the prestigious opera houses that Soltész has conducted at.

Stefan Soltesz Net Worth, How much does he earn?

No details on the net worth of Stefan Soltesz are known.

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Which school did he go to? What was his major?

The details of the educational background of Stefan Soltesz are not known.

Stefan Soltesz Wife, What about his relationship? Any children?

Mezzo-soprano Michaela Selinger was the wife of Soltesz.

His social media reach.

We did a quick search for the social media reach of Stefan Soltesz but weren’t able to find him on any sort of social media platform.

Stefan Soltesz’s Height, Weight, sexual orientation,

HeightN / A
WeightN / A
Hair colorWhite
Body typeFit
 Sexual orientationStraight

Interesting facts about  Stefan Soltesz’s which you should be known about.

NationalityAustrian
EthnicityWhite
Zodiac signCapricorn
Age53
Relationship statusMarried
SpouseMichaela Selinger

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