Daniel Carter


Studied piano and composition at the University of Melbourne. He has worked with several renowned opera houses and orchestras in Australia. He was a conductor and musical assistant to General Music Director Simone Young at the Hamburg State Opera from 2013-2015. He was Principal Kapellmeister at the Theater Freiburg from 2015–2019, and Kapellmeister at the Deutsche Oper Berlin from 2019-2021. He has been General Music Director of the Landestheater Coburg since 2021. His repertoire includes »A Midsummer Night’s Dream«, »Hänsel und Gretel«, »La bohème« as well as »Der Ring der Nibelungen«. He appears at the Oper Leipzig in the 2021/22 season as music director for »Siegfried«.