Günter Haumer

The up-and-coming Aus­trian bari­tone Gün­ter Haumer has sung under the baton of Fabio Luisi, Gustavo Dudamel, Jesús Lopez-Cobos, Ivor Bolton, Syl­vain Cam­brel­ing among others at venues such as the Musikverein and Konzerthaus (Vienna), the Salzburg Fes­ti­val, the Cité de la Musique (Paris), The Dresden Philharmonic, the Audi­to­rio Nacional Madrid and the War­saw Phil­har­monic.

He has per­formed the title role in Don Gio­vanni, Count Alma­viva in The Mar­riage of Figaro, Giorgio Germont in La Traviata, Ping in Turandot, Danilo in The Merry Widow, Demetrius in A Midsummernight´s Dream, Aeneas in Dido and Aeneas, Malat­esta in Don Pasquale, as well as Dr. Falke in Die Fle­d­er­maus in Europe and South Amer­ica. He is most well-known for his per­for­mances of con­tem­po­rary repertoire. Günter Haumer has worked with stage directors such as Rolando Villazón, Deborah Warner, Otto Schenk, Christiane Lutz and Christoph Schlingensief. The baritone has been a mem­ber of the Ensem­ble of the Volk­soper in Vienna since 2012.

As a Lieder singer, Günter Haumer is recog­nised as one of the best per­form­ers of the genre, often accompanied by Roger Vig­noles, Julius Drake and James Baillieu. He has recorded several CDs and DVDs and can often be seen and heard on TV and radio. His latest show to be broadcast worldwide was “Christmas in Vienna”, which was shown in more than 40 countries.

In addi­tion to his busy per­form­ing sched­ule, Gün­ter Haumer also teaches singing at the Uni­ver­sity of Music and Per­form­ing Arts in Vienna.