Henri Médus (21 October 1904 – 11 November 1985) was a French operatic bass.
A member of the troupe of the Opéra Garnier from 1933, he distinguished himself particularly in the roles of : The Magic Flute (Sarastro), Samson et Dalila (the old Hebrew man), Aida (Ramfis), Rigoletto (Sparafucile), La Juive (Cardinal de Brogni), Les Huguenots (Marcel), Die Entführung aus dem Serail (Osmin), Boris Godunov (Pimen, Varlaam), Die Walküre (Hunding), and Der Rosenkavalier (Baron Ochs).
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|Company||Matrix No.||Size||First Recording Date||Title||Primary Performer||Description||Role||Audio|
|Columbia (U.K.)||CL8733||10-in.||11/21/1949||Danse ces murailles hautes||Robert Blot ; Henri Médus ; Opéra de Paris Orchestre||Bass vocal solo, with orchestra||vocalist, bass vocal|
|Columbia (U.K.)||CL8734||10-in.||11/21/1949||Isis, et toi Dieu juste et sage...||Robert Blot ; Henri Médus ; Opéra de Paris Orchestre||Bass vocal solo, with orchestra||vocalist, bass vocal|
Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Médus, Henri," accessed December 7, 2023, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/362968.
Médus, Henri. (2023). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved December 7, 2023, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/362968.
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