No photo available. Represent Wolfgang Sawallisch? Add or change photos at IMDbPro
Down 5,309,900 this week

Wolfgang Sawallisch (1923–2013)

Wolfgang Sawallisch was born on August 26, 1923 in Munich, Germany. He is known for his work on Seven Psychopaths (2012), Bird (1988) and Too Beautiful for You (1989). He was married to Mechthild Schmid. He died on February 22, 2013 in Grassau, Upper Bavaria, Germany. See full bio »

Photos We Love From Comic-Con

View some of the photos that had our imaginations racing at San Diego Comic-Con.

View more Photos We Love

Around The Web


Powered by ZergNet

On Amazon Video

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

Connect with IMDb

How Much Have You Seen?

How much of Wolfgang Sawallisch's work have you seen?

User Polls

Known For

Seven Psychopaths
Seven Psychopaths Soundtrack
Bird Soundtrack
Too Beautiful for You
Lumière et compagnie


Hide Hide Show Show Music department (8 credits)
 2006 Independent Lens (TV Series documentary) (conductor - 1 episode)
- Music from the Inside Out (2006) ... (conductor)
 1994 Der Prinz von Homburg (TV Movie) (conductor)
 1994 Die Frau Ohne Schatten (TV Movie) (conductor)
 1991 Der fliegende Holländer (TV Movie) (conductor)
 1985 Cardillac (TV Movie) (conductor)
 1983 Die Zauberflöte (TV Movie) (conductor)
 1975 Der fliegende Holländer (conductor)
 1965 Giuseppe Verdi: Don Carlos (TV Movie) (conductor)
Show Show Soundtrack (7 credits)
Show Show Self (9 credits)

Personal Details

Other Works:

He conducted the first (and probably only) complete quadraphonic recording of Mozart's "The Magic Flute", for EMI/Angel Records.

Publicity Listings:

2 Articles | See more »

Did You Know?


In 1957, he made his debut at the La Scala opera house in Milan; in 1993, he became the first non-Italian to be awarded the Golden Baton. See more »

Star Sign:


Contribute to This Page