05.12.2018

Matthias Goerne appointed Ambassador to Weimar Kunstfest

Matthias Goerne is pleased to have been appointed the new ambassador to the Kunstfest Weimar under its new artistic director Rolf C. Hemke. He looks forward to many extraordinary projects he shall be participating in from 2019 onwards in his native city, the small but beautiful city of Weimar. Weimar is not only linked to Bach, Goethe, Liszt, Bauhaus, and the first German Republic from 1918 to 1933, it still is a vivid city of culture and arts, ready for the 21st century and worthwhile visiting...  Details

14.02.2018

The New York Philharmonic has named Matthias Goerne as Artist-in-Residence for the 2018–19 season

The New York Philharmonic has named German baritone Matthias Goerne as The Mary and James G. Wallach Artist-in-Residence for the 2018–19 season.He will perform a range of works with the Orchestra, all led by Jaap van Zweden, and chamber music with Philharmonic musicians. Mr. Goerne will perform songs by Schubert and Richard Strauss, December 6–8, 2018; Brahms’s Ein deutsches Requiem, alongside soprano Ying Fang and the Concert Chorale of New York, directed by James Bagwell, February...  Details

06.01.2017

Highlights from January through August 2017

60 performances between January and June 2017 at the most prestigious concert venues and opera houses in Europe, Asia, and the US, in addition to many recordings -- baritone Matthias Goerne is one of the most versatile and sought-after singers in his genre.Highlights of the coming months include his role debut as "Wanderer" in Richard Wagner's opera "Siegfried" in January 2017 with the Hong Kong Philharmonic under Jaap van Zweden, including a live recording; Franz Schubert's...  Details