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Henning von Schulman


The Swedish bass singer Henning von Schulman originally studied chemistry in Sweden but switched to classical singing and trained at the Royal Opera Academy in Copenhagen in 2013. At the Royal Danish Opera, he has had many roles since his debut the same year, including the title role in Mozart’s Le nozze di Figaro, Sarastro in Die Zauberflöte and the wizard Dilfeng in Kuhlau’s Lulu. In 2018 he performed as the villain Sparafucile in Verdi’sRigoletto at the Malmö Opera and appeared in Richard Strauss’ Salome at the Salzburg Festival with the Vienna Philharmonic and conductor Franz Welser-Möst. He also performed in the same festival’s Beethoven concert series, and in Beethoven’s Symphony No. 9 with the Royal Stockholm Philharmonic Orchestra in Japan. Henning von Schulman was a member of the soloist ensemble at the Royal Danish Opera from 2013-2017. He was the prize winner at the Wilhelm Stenhammar International Music Competition in 2014 and the Otto Edelmann Singing Competition in 2013.

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