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Georg Anthes as "the Dutchman" (The Flying Dutchman)
Private collection of T. Max Hochstetler
Georg Anthes (1863-1923 ), German tenor
Georg Anthes was noted German tenor who was born 12 March 1863 at Bad Homburg. He made his debut in Freiburg in 1888. He became a leading tenor at the Dresden Opera Theatre and was later connected to the Budapest Opera. Anthes made is debut at the Metropolitan Opera in New York in 1902. He totaled forty-two appearances at the Met between 1902 and 1909. His final stage appearance was in Chicago on 24 April, 1909. Anthes died 23 February 1923.
(Kindly contributed by T. Max Hochstetler, June 2007)