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Andreas Post
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The tenor Andreas Post has gained a notable reputation as a concert singer, especially through the role of Evangelist in the J.S. Bach passions.


His concert activities have led him abroad to Italy, France, Belgium, the Netherlands. Luxembourg, England, Scandinavia as well as to Poland, Israel, Macedonia, Singapore and South Africa. He has sung under conducters such as Helmuth Rilling, Philippe Herreweghe, Ludger Rémy, Jos van Veldhoven, Enoch zu Guttenberg, Jan Willem de Vriend, Michael Hofstetter, Hansjörg Albrecht and Wolfgang Katschner with ensembles such as Concerto con Anima, Les Amis de Philippe, Combattimento Consort Amsterdam, Hannoversche Hofkapelle, Musica Alta Ripa, Collegium Vocale Gent, Monteverdichor Hamburg, Nederlandse Bachvereniging, Lautten Compagney Berlin and Orchester der Klangverwaltung.
Andreas Post has been a welcome guest at festivals such as Musikfestspiele Dresden, Ludwigsburger Schlossfestspiele, Telemann Festtage Magdeburg, Halle Handel Festival, Herrenchiemsee Festsspiele and Festival van Vlaanderen in Brugge.
The tenor has recorded various CDs including Schubert’s song cycle ‘Die schöne Müllerin’ and his solo CD with the Baroque Orchestra Le Chardon presenting arias by J.S. Bach, C.P.E. Bach, G.Ph. Telemann and R. Keiser.
Concert engagements in 2016-2018 include: Bach’s Christmas Oratorio under Enoch zu Guttenberg at the Philharmonie am Gasteig in Munich, a CD production of Bach’s St. John Passion (Evangelist and tenor arias) with the Stuttgarter Hymnus Chorknaben, songs and duets by Schumann with soprano Mojca Erdmann at Beethoven Haus Bonn and at the festival VOICES, various concerts with the Bachkoor Holland and with the Cologne Bach-Verein (WDR direct broadcast), Bach cantatas at the famous Leipzig Thomaskirche, Bach’s St. John Passion with the baroque ensemble Elbipolis, concerts with the Bachchor Mainz and Deutsche Radiophilharmonie Saarbrücken, Mozart’s Requiem with the Bamberger Symphoniker at Mozart Festival Würzburg, and J. S. Bach’s Christmas Oratorio at the Berlin Konzerthaus with the Thomanerchor (St. Thomas Choir of Leipzig) and the noted Berlin Konzerthausorchester.
Engagements in
2019 will include: concerts with Andreas Spering, J. S. Bach’s Christmas Oratorio (CD production) with the Stuttgarter Hymnus Chorknaben, Bach’s St. Matthew Passion with the Münchener Bach-Chor under Hansjörg Albrecht at the Philharmonie am Gasteig in Munich, as well as Telemann’s St. Luke Passion (1744) with the Dresdner Kammerchor and the Wroclaw Baroque Orchestra at the National Forum of Music in Wrocław.

His
operatic engagements include: the part of Astromonte in the rediscovered opera The Philosopher’s Stone by W. A. Mozart, Hennebert, Schack, Gerl and Schikaneder; the role of Belsazar in Amsterdam in a co-production with the festival Duesseldorfer Altstadt Herbst; Ottone in Monteverdi’s The Coronation of Poppea with La Stagione Frankfurt under Michael Schneider; Palemone in the rediscovered opera Amor e Psiche by Josef Schuster; Pedrillo in Mozart’s The Abduction from the Seraglio in a co-production of the Goettinger Sinfonieorchester and the Deutsches Theater Goettingen; Tamino in The Magic Flute at the Festival Gut Immling, Uriel in a staged production of Haydn’s oratorio The Creation on the occasion of the 300th anniversary of the City of Ludwigsburg as well as Alfred in Johann Strauss’ Die Fledermaus and Macheath in The Beggar´s Opera by Pepusch/Britten. In 2012, Andreas appeared as Conte Belsospiro in Josef Schuster’s opera Il marito indolento at the festival Tage Alter Musik Regensburg. At the Herrenchiemsee Festspiele 2013 he made his role debut as Tanzmeister in R. Strauss’ Ariadne auf Naxos, followed by his role debut as Belmonte/The Abduction from the Seraglio at the festival VOICES 2014. In 2015, Andreas Post performed the part of Tamino at the Würzburg Mozart Festival. In the 2015/16 season, he appeared in a staged production of Bach’s St. John Passion at the Wuppertaler Bühnen. In 2016/17, Andreas Post has sung the role of Vitaliano in Handel’s opera Il Giustino with the Lautten Compagney Berlin under Wolfgang Katschner at the Halle Handel Festival (CD production) and other venues. In 2019, he will return to Halle Handel Festival with the Lautten Compagney Berlin. This time for Oronte in Handel’s Alcina.
He participated in various opera CD productions for instance as
Varo in Gluck’s Ezio and in the title role of J. Schuster’s Demofoonte.

Lied recitals are a special interest of Andreas’ as well. He recorded various solo CDs with lied repertoire, last of all F. Schubert’s cycle Die schoene Muellerin. In the field of contemporary songs he works with the pianist Axel Bauni with whom he gave the world première of selected lieder by Aribert Reimann and Wolfgang Rihm at the festival Kissinger Sommer. He returned to Kissinger Sommer in 2011 for the world première of M. Trojahn’s Rilke-cycle ‘Dir zur Feier’ with pianist Jan Philip Schulze.
Andreas Post began his vocal training with Alastair Thompson and continued his studies with Prof. Ks Soto Papulkas at the Folkwang-Hochschule in Essen, where he passed his artistic final examination as well as the subsequent Konzertexamen with distinction.He was awarded a scholarships by the Cologne Richard Wagner Society, was a prize winner of the 11
th International Bach Competition in Leipzig, and participated in lied classes with Norman Shetler with a scholarship from the German Schubert Society.




Last Update January 2019

Andreas Post Tenor
Andreas Post Tenor