The German tenor Endrik Wottrich died suddenly on April 26, believed to be from a heart-attack. He was 52. Wottrich appeared at Bayreuth, Covent Garden, Dresden, Naples and Oslo, and other houses, and his roles included Wagner’s Tannhäuser, Tristan, Walther von Stolzing (Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg) and Siegmund (Die Walküre); and he was also Florestan in Beethoven’s Fidelio. There were also forays into Italian opera.
Endrik Wottrich was born on 13 October 1964.