Alexander Schneider (altus) was a member of the Dresdner Kreuzchor from 1987 until 1996. From 1997 he studied under Peter Herrmann at the Hochschule für Musik “Hanns Eisler” in Berlin, obtaining his singing diploma in 2004. He has sung with numerous renowned conductors and ensembles including the Collegium Vocale of Ghent and the Akademie für Alte Musik Berlin, as well as the Dresdner Kreuzchor. He made a successful opera debut in 1999 at the Neukölln Opera, Berlin, in Johann Adolf Hasse’s Commedia per musica La Sorella amante. His work is documented on many CD and radio recordings.