Andreas Schager

Biografie

Studied at the Universität für Musik in Vienna. He debuted as David (»Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg«) at the Tiroler Festspiele in Erl. He has appeared in roles such as Siegfried and Siegmund (»Der Ring des Nibelungen«), Tristan (»Tristan und Isolde«), the title roles in »Tannhäuser« and »Parsifal«, as Erik (»Der fliegende Holländer«), the Emperor (»Die Frau ohne Schatten«), Bacchus (»Ariadne auf Naxos«), Max (»Der Freischütz«), Florestan (»Fidelio«), Tamino (»Die Zauberflöte«) and Menelas (»Die ägyptische Helena«) in performances around, including at the Metropolitan Opera New York, Teatro alla Scala in Milan, Teatro Real Madrid, Opéra Bastille Paris, Wiener Staatsoper, Opernhaus Zürich, Bayerische Staatsoper, Staatsoper Berlin Unter den Linden, Deutsche Oper Berlin, Staatsoper Hamburg, Oper Frankfurt, Semperoper Dresden, as well as at the Bayreuth Festival and the BBC Proms. He has previously appeared at the Oper Leipzig as Siegmund in »Die Walküre«, and as the title roles in »Siegfried« and »Rienzi«. In the 2021/22 season he returns to bow as Tristan in »Tristan und Isolde«, the title roles in »Siegfried«, »Tannhäuser«, and »Parsifal« as well as guesting with his own program »Faszination Wagner«.