Mauro Peter © Christian Felber
Mauro Peter © Christian Felber
TENOR

Mauro Peter

Representation: Concert

BIOGRAPHY

Swiss tenor Mauro Peter was born in Lucerne and studied with Fenna Kügel-Seifried at Munich’s University of Music and the Performing Arts. In 2012 he won the first prize and audience prize at the International Robert Schumann Competition in Zwickau and made his acclaimed recital debut at the Schubertiade in Schwarzenberg with Schubert’s Die schöne Müllerin. His accompanist on that occasion was Helmut Deutsch. Since then he has appeared regularly in Schwarzenberg and Hohenems as well as in leading concert halls and opera houses all over the world.

Mauro Peter has given song recitals at Lucerne’s Culture and Convention Centre KKL, London’s Wigmore Hall, Vienna’s Musikverein and Konzerthaus, the Graz Musikverein, the Berlin Konzerthaus, the Dortmund Konzerthaus, the Pierre Boulez Hall in Berlin, the Frankfurt Opera, the Zurich Opera and the Teatro de la Zarzuela in Madrid. As a concert artist he has performed at the Munich Gasteig, the Royal Festival Hall in London, the Salzburg Mozarteum and the Verbier Festival. He is also a regular guest at the Festival de Pâques in Aix-en-Provence and the Salzburg Festival, where he made his debut in 2012. More recently, he appeared in Salzburg as Ferrando in Mozart’s Così fan tutte in 2016, as Andres in Berg’s Wozzeck in 2017 and as Tamino in a new production of Die Zauberflöte in 2018.

Among the conductors with whom he has collaborated are Ivor Bolton, Constantinos Carydis, Teodor Currentzis, Gustavo Dudamel, Iván Fischer, Sir John Eliot Gardiner, James Gaffigan, Nikolaus Harnoncourt, Philippe Herreweghe, Manfred Honeck, Vladimir Jurowski, Fabio Luisi, Cornelius Meister, Riccardo Minasi, Zubin Metha, Raphaël Pichon and Trevor Pinnock. Since 2013/14, Mauro Peter has been a member of the Zurich Opera. Guest appearances have taken him to the Bavarian State Opera, La Scala, Milan, the Royal Opera House Covent Garden, the Opéra de Paris, the Opéra de Lyon, the Komische Oper in Berlin, the Theater an der Wien, the Canadian Opera Company in Toronto.

Following a live recording of Die schöne Müllerin from the Wigmore Hall, his debut album for Sony Classical was released in 2015, featuring some of Schubert’s Goethe settings followed by a recording of Dichterliebe and a selection of other Schumann lieder in 2016.

Mauro Peter’s projects for the 2020/2021 season include appearances as Nemorino in Donizetti's L'Elisir d’Amore as well as Schubert's Winterreise at the Zurich Opera, Don Ottavio in Mozart’s Don Giovanni at the Teatro Real in Madrid and at the Mozart Week in Salzburg. On the concert podium he will perform, among others, Haydn's Creation under the baton of Ivor Bolton in Basel, Bach's St Matthew Passion under Philippe Herreweghe in Amsterdam, Beethoven's Christ on the Mount of Olives with Michael Sanderling in Lucerne and Mozart's Coronation Mass together with the Berlin Philharmonic under Kirill Petrenko in Berlin and Barcelona. Lied recitals will take him to the Lucerne Festival, the Stefaniensaal in Graz, the Brucknerhaus in Linz, the Vienna Konzerthaus and the Schubertiade in Schwarzenberg.

2020 | 2021

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DISCOGRAPHY

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Alban Berg: Wozzeck
DVD
Mauro Peter, Matthias Goerne, Asmik Grigorian, Gerhard Siegel, Jens Larsen, John Daszak
Wiener Philgarmoniker
Conductor: Vladimir Jurowski
Stage Director: William Kentridge
Label | Harmonia Mundi 2018

More on www.harmoniamundi.com

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Robert Schumann: Dichterliebe – Selected Songs
Mauro Peter, Nikolaus Hillebrand
Piano: Helmut Deutsch
Label: Sony Classical | 2016

More on www.jpc.de

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Franz Schubert: Goethe Lieder
Piano: Helmut Deutsch
Label: Sony Classical | 2015

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Franz Schubert: Die schöne Müllerin
Piano: Helmut Deutsch
Label: Wigmore Hall Live | 2015

More on wigmore-hall.org.uk

VIDEOS

CALENDAR

Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdy: Symphony Nr. 3 a-minor op. 56 «Scotish»
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Mass in C-Major KV 317, "Cornation Mass"

Julia Kleiter, soprano
Marina Viotti, mezzosoprano
Mauro Peter, tenor
Tareq Nazmi, bass

Mahler Chamber Orchestra
Orféon Donastierra
Gustavo Dudamel, conductor

FURTHER INFORMATION & TICKETS

Mauro Peter, Tenor
Helmut Deutsch, Klavier

Der Wanderer an den Mond D 870 (Seidl)
Sehnsucht D 879 (Seidl)
Am Fenster D 878 (Seidl)
Die Taubenpost D 965 A (Seidl)
Im Freien D 880 (Seidl)
Bei dir allein D 866/2 (Seidl)

Der Atlas (Heine)
Ihr Bild (Heine)
Das Fischermädchen (Heine)
Die Stadt (Heine)
Am Meer (Heine)
Der Doppelgänger (Heine)

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Liebesbotschaft (Rellstab)
Kriegers Ahnung (Rellstab)
Frühlingssehnsucht (Rellstab)
Ständchen (Rellstab)
Aufenthalt (Rellstab)
Herbst D 945 (Rellstab)
In der Ferne (Rellstab)
Abschied (Rellstab)

FURTHER INFORMATION & TICKETS

Richard Strauss: Salome

Wolfgang Ablinger-Sperrhacke, Herodes
Michaela Schuster, Herodias
Elena Stikhina, Salome
Kostas Smoriginas, Jochanaan
Mauro Peter, Narraboth
Siena Licht Miller, Page of Herodias

Simone Young, direction
Andreas Homoki, stage director
Hartmut Meyer, stage
Mechthild Seipel, stage
Franck Evin, light
Claus Spahn, dramaturgy
Philharmonia Zürich

FURTHER INFORMATION & TICKETS

Richard Strauss: Salome

Wolfgang Ablinger-Sperrhacke, Herodes
Michaela Schuster, Herodias
Elena Stikhina, Salome
Kostas Smoriginas, Jochanaan
Mauro Peter, Narraboth
Siena Licht Miller, Page of Herodias

Simone Young, direction
Andreas Homoki, stage director
Hartmut Meyer, stage
Mechthild Seipel, stage
Franck Evin, light
Claus Spahn, dramaturgy
Philharmonia Zürich

FURTHER INFORMATION & TICKETS

Richard Strauss: Salome

Wolfgang Ablinger-Sperrhacke, Herodes
Michaela Schuster, Herodias
Elena Stikhina, Salome
Kostas Smoriginas, Jochanaan
Mauro Peter, Narraboth
Siena Licht Miller, Page of Herodias

Simone Young, direction
Andreas Homoki, stage director
Hartmut Meyer, stage
Mechthild Seipel, stage
Franck Evin, light
Claus Spahn, dramaturgy
Philharmonia Zürich

FURTHER INFORMATION & TICKETS
 

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