Jörg Schneider

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Jörg Schneider received his first musical training in the Vienna Boys’ Choir. Then he studied singing in Vienna with Elfriede Obrowsky, and he now makes guest appearances in lyrical tenor roles at major European opera houses. He is also in demand as a Lieder and concert singer. He has made guest appearances at, among other venues, the Teatro Lirico di Cagliari, the Amsterdam Concertgebouw, and the Musikverein and Konzerthaus in Vienna. Numerous CD productions demonstrate the wide range of his artistry. Jörg Schneider has worked with such conductors as Dennis Russell Davis, Edo de Waart, Pinchas Steinberg, Gustav Kuhn, Semyon Bychkow and Zubin Mehta.