Peter Schreier

German tenor and conductor

Peter Schreier (29 July 1935 – 25 December 2019) was a German tenor and conductor. He was born in Meissen, Germany.

Peter Schreier (1976)

Schreier made his professional debut in August 1959, playing the role of the First Prisoner in Fidelio by Beethoven. In 1963, he was employed by the Berlin State Opera at Unter den Linden. In 1969, he starred as The Witch in Engelbert Humperdinck's Hansel and Gretel.

Schreier died on 25 December 2019 in Dresden, Germany at the age of 84.[1]

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  1. "Leading German tenor Peter Schreier dies at 84". bbc.com. BBC News. 26 December 2019. Retrieved 26 December 2019.

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