Otoniel Gonzaga



Age: 75


Summary: Filipino international opera (tenor) singer who was involved in concerts in collaboration with Filipino singers and musical artists, who had appeared in more than 45 opera houses in Germany and the United States, becoming the first and last Filipino tenor to sing the title role in Verdi's Otello, who also went on to work with some of the most distinguished conductors including Pablo Casals, Herbert von Karajan, Giuseppe Patane, Eugene Ormandy, Max Rudolf, Alberto Erede, Sir John Pritchard, and Michael Gielen.



Cause of Death: Lengthy illness


Born: July 31, 1942


Died: January 13, 2018


Location: Vienna, Austria