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Christoph Pohl


Christoph Pohl is member of the Semperoper Dresden, where he regularly appears in major baritone roles such as Wolfram (Tannhäuser), Marcello (La Bohème), Dandini (La Cenerentola), Papageno, Count Almaviva (Le nozze di Figaro), Figaro (Il Barbiere di Sivillia), Guglielmo (Così Fan Tutte), the Count (Capriccio), Posa (Don Carlos), Danilo (Die Lustige Witwe), Germont (La Traviata) and Valentin (Faust). Christoph Pohl has appeared as a guest all over Germany, including at the Deutsche Oper Berlin, Munich and Stuttgart. Most recently he had great success with audiences and critics as Švanda in the new production of Weinberger’s Švanda Dudák, the Herald (Lohengrin) and Lescaut in a new production of Manon Lescaut, both under Christian Thielemann, the Count (Capriccio) in Lyon and Wolfram under Donald Runnciles at the BBC Proms. He will make his debut in Vienna at the Theater an der Wien in October 2014 and at the Royal Opera House in 2015. His recital and concert career have led him to Europe, Japan and the USA. He released his first CD in October 2011 featuring songs by Mahler, Liszt, Pizetti and Rihm.