Burkhard Fritz


Tenor

Burkhard Fritz
Burkhard Fritz is much sought after for youthful Heldentenor roles. Roles at Oper Frankfurt in recent seasons were Paul (Die tote Stadt/The Dead City), Arindal (Wagner's Die Feen/The Fairies, in concert – available on CD/OehmsClassics) and Henri (Die sizilianische Vesper/The Sicilian Vespers). Recent engagements have included Lohengrin in Düsseldorf, the Kaiser at Oper Leipzig and he took part in the first ever staged performances of Schönberg's Gurre-Lieder at the Nederlandse Opera in Amsterdam. This season he sings the title role in The Damnation of Faust at Cologne Opera, Max in Der Freischütz at the Staatsoper in Berlin, where he was a member of the ensemble from 2004-2010, and Florestan at the Maggio Musicale in Florence. His repertoire also includes The Tenor / Bacchus (Ariadne auf Naxos), Walther von Stolzing (Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg), Erik (Der fliegende Holländer/The Flying Dutchman), Cavaradossi (Tosca), Don José (Carmen) and Don Alvaro (La forza del destino), which he has sung at opera houses including the Vienna, Bavarian and Hamburg state operas, in Peking, Tokyo and at the Bayreuth Festival. Conductors with whom he has appeared in concert and on stage have included Daniel Barenboim, Christian Thielemann, Mariss Janssons, Gustavo Dudamel and Kent Nagano. He trained to be a singer while studying medicine at Hamburg University.

Saison 2014/2015


DIE FRAU OHNE SCHATTEN
Richard Strauss
May
MO TU WE TH FR SA SO
1 2 3 4 5
6 7 8 9 10 11 12
13 14 15 16 17 18 19
20 21 22 23 24 25 26
27 28 29 30 31

RIENZI, DER LETZTE DER TRIBUNEN
(Rienzi, the Last of the Tribunes)
in concert
Richard Wagner
Monday 20.05.2013 18:00 h
Alte Oper Frankfurt (in concert)

next new production:


LA SONNAMBULA
Vincenzo Bellini
Sunday 30.11.2014 18:00 h
Opera House

Video


MORE VIDEOS
 
Copyright © 2013 Oper Frankfurt