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Trost (753 kB)
In the season 2016/17 performed Rainer Trost in Werner Egk´s "Peer Gynt" at the Theater an der Wien.
Tenor Rainer Trost has already been a guest at the Royal Opera House Covent Garden, at the State Operas in Munich, Dresden and Vienna, at the Opéra Bastille, at the Metropolitan Opera, at the Komische Oper Berlin, at the Cologne Opera, at Theater an der Wien, as well as at the Salzburg Festival.
Concert performances have led the singer to the concert halls of Hamburg, Dusseldorf, Zurich and Lisbon, as well as to the Musikverein in Vienna. Rainer Trost has sung under such conductors as C. Abbado, N. Harnoncourt, R. Muti, H. Rilling, S. Ozawa, and T. Pinnock.
Trost has worked on numerous CD recordings, including Mozart's "Così fan tutte" conducted by J. E. Gardiner and Lehár's "The Merry Widow", Mozart's "La clemenza di Tito", Mendelssohn's "St. Paul", Beethoven's Missa Solemnis and "Fidelio", as well as on album recordings such as Schubert's "Die schöne Müllerin" and "Schubert's Friends".
Upcoming highlights include his involvement as Moses at the Welsh National Opera with a guest performance at Covent Garden, performing Elias under D. Gatti in Paris, and his engagement as Tamino at the Semperoper.
"Der Zwerg" (F. Schubert; Pianist Ulrich Eisenlohr; © Naxos Rights International Ltd.)
"Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg", 1. Akt, 2. Szene (R. Wagner; Radio Filharmonisch Orkest - Jaap van Zweden; Live-Aufnahme; © Quattro Live)