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Peter Schneider

PETER SCHNEIDER was born in Vienna and joined the Wiener Sangerknaben at the age of eight, later he studied at the Vienna Music Academy (composition and conducting). First he was répétiteur, director of studies and Kapellmeister in Salzburg and Heidelberg, later first Kapellmeister at the Deutsche Oper am Rhein, where he worked on nearly the entire opera repertoire. In 1978 he became GMD in Bremen. He has regularly conducted in Bayreuth since 1981. After having worked in Bremen, he became opera and General Music Director in Mannheim for two years. In 1993/1994 he became Chief Conductor of the Bayerische Staatsoper and the Bayerische Staatsorchester. He worked there for five years and remains Permanent Guest Conductor at the Bayerische Staatsoper. In 1995 he made his debut at the Met. He made his debut at the Wiener Staatsoper in 1984 with Der Rosenkavalier and is honorary member of the house on the ring. He has conducted (selection) Capriccio, Salome, Don Giovanni, Nozze di Figaro, Fidelio, Zauberflöte, Fliegender Holländer, Meistersinger von Nürnberg, Ring des Nibelungen, Parsifal, Tristan und Isolde, Frau ohne Schatten, Palestrina.

Events with Peter Schneider

16
November
2017
Thursday
20:00 - 21:45
Richard Strauss

Salome

Prices S
19
November
2017
Sunday
19:00 - 20:45
Richard Strauss

Salome

Prices S, Subscription 21
22
November
2017
Wednesday
20:00 - 21:45
Richard Strauss

Salome

Prices S, Subscription 10
23
November
2017
Thursday
19:00 - 21:30
Richard Strauss

Ariadne auf Naxos

Prices S, Subscription 17
24
November
2017
Friday
17:30 - 18:30

Dirigentenwerkstatt: Peter Schneider

Prices X
25
November
2017
Saturday
20:00 - 21:45
Richard Strauss

Salome

Prices S
26
November
2017
Sunday
19:00 - 21:30
Richard Strauss

Ariadne auf Naxos

Prices S, Strauss B
29
November
2017
Wednesday
19:00 - 21:30
Richard Strauss

Ariadne auf Naxos

Prices S, Subscription 11