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2008 included Tristan und Isolde in Amsterdam; Gurrelieder at the Bergen Festival, Die Walküre and Götterdämmerung in Budapest; Salome in Munich and a new production of Götterdämmerung in Esbjerg (Denmark), for which he not only sang the role of Siegfried but was also director. Other notable productions have included Lohengrin in Copenhagen, Zurich, Berlin and Tokyo; Peter Grimes in Copenhagen and Dresden; Fidelio in Copenhagen, Zurich and Munich, and at the Bregenz Festival; the title role in Otello in Copenhagen; the title role in Tannhäuser in Copenhagen, Chemnitz, Berlin, Munich and Houston; Erik (Der fliegende Holländer) in Copenhagen; Siegmund (Die Walküre) in Århus, Chicago, Turin, Berlin, Munich, Copenhagen and Dresden; the title role in Siegfried in Århus, Santiago de Chile, Buenos Aires, Turin, Helsinki, Amsterdam, London, New York, Geneva, Berlin, Munich, Madrid, Dortmund, Copenhagen and Esbjerg; Siegfried (Götterdämmerung) in Århus, Turin, London, New York, Helsinki, Mannheim, Berlin, Geneva, Munich and Dortmund; Albrecht (Mathis der Maler) in London; Parsifal in Cologne, Zurich, Tokyo, Berlin and London; Tristan und Isolde in Copenhagen, Berlin, Mannheim, Houston, Prague, Bonn, Trondheim, Berlin and Rome; Hermann (Pique Dame) in Copenhagen, and King of Naples (The Tempest by Thomas Adès) in Copenhagen.
In concert he has also performed Haydn’s Die Jahreszeiten; Brahms’s Rinaldo; Mahler’s Das Lied von der Erde and Symphony No 8; Franz Schmidt’s Das Buch mit den sieben Siegeln and Schoenberg’s Gurrelieder.
Recordings include Das Buch mit sieben Siegeln with Franz Welser-Möst; Rinaldo; Danish composer CEF Weyses’s Sovedrikken and Siegfried and Götterdämmerung with Hartmut Haenchen. He has made many broadcasts and several TV recordings. Stig Andersen was awarded the title of Kammersänger of the Royal Theatre in Copenhagen.