Andreas Schager

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    Andreas Schager in Tristan und Isolde (Seizoen 2013-2014)

Tristan in Tristan und Isolde

Biography

Education
University for Music in Vienna with Prof. Walter Moore; further studies with James King & Toma Popescu, collaboration with Prof. Heidrun Franz-Vetter

Debut
Ferrando/Così fan tutte (Mozart Festival in Schönbrunn), 1999

Career
Ensemble at the Vereinigten Städtischen Bühnen Krefeld und Mönchengladbach

Highlights
Ottokar/Zigeunerbaron (Johann Strauss) (Seefestspiele in Mörbisch); Tamino/Die Zauberflöte (Royal Opera Canada, St. Margarethen); David/Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg (Tiroler Festspiele Erl); Florestan/Fidelio (Tiroler Festspiele Erl, Bolzano, Ravenna); Max/Der Freischütz; Don José/Carmen; Erik/Der fliegende Holländer (Tiroler Festspiele Erl); Das Lied von der Erde (Gustav Mahler Musikwochen Toblach); Beethoven’s Negende Symfonie (Bolzano, Salzburg); Rienzi/Rienzi (Wagner) (Staatstheater Meiningen)

Prizes
Special Jury Prize at the 5th International Viennese Music Competition, 1998
Medal of the Foundation „Jean-Frédéric Perrenoud“ in Neuchâtel in Switzerland, 1999
Critic’s prize & Prize of the town Constanza in the International Competition for Tenors in Lugoj (Romania), 1999
‘Artist of the Month’ from the Canadian broadcasting corporation for Tamino/Die Zauberflöte

Worked with
Karl-Heinz Steffen, Daniel Barenboim, Stefan Soltesz
 
Recent and future productions
Siegfried/Siegfried (Opera Halle);  Siegfried/Gotterdämmerung (Opera Halle, Staatsoper Berlin, BBC Proms London 2013, La Scala Milan); Rienzi/Rienzi (Deutsche Oper, Teatro Real Madrid, Teatro dell’Opera Rome); Tristan/Tristan und Isolde (Minden, Staatstheater Meiningen, Vlaamse Opera); Max/Der Freischütz (Köln)
 
www.schager.info

Last update on 12 August 2013

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