Jonas Kaufmann : Lip Syncgate - the truth

Written By The Wagnerian on Sunday, 27 May 2012 | 5:38:00 pm

Jonas Kaufmann has had, for some reason or other, to clarify that he was lip syncing at the Allianz Arena on Saturday. He said afterwards:

Tape shown not used by Jonas K
"To avoid any further misunderstandings: I did not sing, but rather lip-synched to a prerecorded tape.Had the promoters insisted on my singing live there, of course I would have cancelled that appearance as well. At the CLF I just had to stand there and mime for five minutes."