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Christian Gerhaher - Baritone

Unless otherwise stated Gerold Huber was the pianist at Mr. Gerhaher's recitals listed on this page.

Wigmore Hall, 16-Jan-2019 / 19:30

Royal Festival Hall, 2-Apr-2019 / 19:00

Bach: St. John Passion

Wigmore Hall, 28-Nov-2018 / 19:30

Recital with pianist Gerold Huber

Barbican Hall, 17-Dec-2017 / 19:00

The above programme was also performed on the 13th of December 2017.

Mr. Gerhaher performed a lunchtime song recital including Britten's Proverbs 1-7 from Songs and Proverbs of William Blake Op. 74 at the Wigmore Hall on the 23rd of November 2017.

Wigmore Hall, 15-Jul-2017 / 19:30

Recital with pianist Gerold Huber and actor Ulrich Tukur

Wigmore Hall, 12-Oct-2016 / 19:30

Royal Albert Hall, 30-Aug-2016 / 19:00

Wigmore Hall, 31-Mar-2016 / 19:30

Barbican Hall, 20-Mar-2016 / 19:00

Wigmore Hall, 8-Feb-2016 / 19:30

Recital with Soprano Christiane Karg

Wigmore Hall, 4-Feb-2016 / 19:30

Mr. Gerhaher won the Solo Vocal Gramophone Awards in 2015 for his recording of Schubert's ‘Nachtviolen’.

2015 Concerts

Wigmore Hall, 8-Nov-2015 / 19:30

  • Beethoven:
    • An die ferne Geliebte Op. 98
    • Adelaide Op. 46
  • Schoenberg: Das Buch der hängenden Gärten Op. 15
  • Haydn:
    • The Spirit's Song HXXVIa:41
    • Content HXXVIa:36
    • The Wanderer HXXVIa:32
    • Sailor's song HXXVIa:31
    • She never told her love HXXVIa:34
  • Alban Berg: Altenberg Lieder Op. 4

Royal Festival Hall, 2-Oct-2015 / 19:30

Berg: Wozzeck - opera in 3 acts (concert performance in German with English surtitles)

  • Philharmonia Zurich, Zurich Opera Chorus
  • Fabio Luisi - Conductor
  • Christian Gerhaher as Wozzeck was replaced by Leigh Melrose due to ill health
  • Gun-Brit Barkmin as Marie, Brandon Jovanovich as Drum Major
  • Wolfgang Ablinger-Sperrhacke - Tenor, Captain, Lars Woldt - Bass, Doctor
2014 Concerts

Wigmore Hall, 19-Dec-2014 / 19:30

  • Mahler:
    • Lieder eines fahrenden Gesellen
    • Kindertotenlieder
    • Des Knaben Wunderhorn:
      • Wer hat dies Liedlein erdacht?
      • Ablösung im Sommer
      • Ich ging mit Lust durch einen grünen Wald
      • Um schlimme Kinder artig zu machen
      • Rheinlegendchen
      • Der Schildwache Nachtlied
      • Lied des Verfolgten im Turm
      • Das irdische Leben
      • Zu Strassburg auf der Schanz
      • Wo die schönen Trompeten blasen

The programme above was also performed on the 17th of December

On the 6th of September 2014 Mr. Gerhaher sang the role of Christ in the St Matthew Passion at the Royal Albert Hall with Mark Padmore as the Evangelist.

Wigmore Hall, 17-Mar-2014 / 19:30

  • Schumann:
    • Zwölf Gedichte Op. 35 'Kernerlieder'
    • Liederkreis Op. 39
    • No. 1 Die Löwenbraut from Drei Gesänge Op. 31
    • Myrthen Op. 25
      • No. 2 Freisinn
      • No. 8 Talismane
      • No. 15 Aus den hebräischen Gesängen
      • No. 17 Zwei Venetianische Lieder I
      • No. 18 Zwei Venetianische Lieder II
      • No. 25 Aus den östlichen Rosen
      • No. 26 Zum Schluß

This concert and the one with an identical programme on the 15th of March received rave reviews.

Wigmore Hall, 28-Oct-2013 / 19:30

Recital with pianist Gerold Huber

Mr Gerhaher made his Royal Opera debut in 2010 as Wolfram von Eschinbach in Tannhäuser and his BBC Proms debut on the 1st of September 2010 in a performance of Mahler's Songs of a Wayfarer.

His BBC Chamber Proms debut came on the 7th of August 2006 in an all Schumann song recital at the Cadogan Hall.