Starting with his debut in 1990 as Figaro in Rossini's Barbiere di Siviglia, Edelmann has been a member of the ensemble of the Deutsche Oper Berlin for eleven years, where he has sung, among other roles, Count Almaviva in Mozart's Nozze di Figaro, Guglielmo in Mozart's Così fan tutte, Wolfram in Wagner's Tannhäuser, Valentin in Gounod's Faust, Marcello in Puccini's Bohème, and, most recently, Zar in Lortzing's Zar und Zimmermann. Edelmann has participated in several new productions at Deutsche Oper Berlin, including Mozart's Zauberflöte, Weill's Aufstieg und Fall der Stadt Mahagonny, and Menotti's Amahl and the Night Visitors. He has sung in many international opera houses, including the Vienna State Opera, Hamburg State Opera, Stuttgart State Opera, Semperoper in Dresden, Berlin State Opera, Vienna Volksoper, Opera Ireland, and Opéra de Wallonie in Liège. Other roles include Papageno in Die Zauberflöte and Escamillo in Bizet's Carmen. Edelmann is a regular guest at the Newport Music Festival, and he has recently sung concerts in Boston, Madrid, and Tokyo. Upcoming engagements include appearances with Washington Opera, Teatro di San Carlo in Naples, and San Diego Opera.