Burkhard Fritz

© Monika-Rittershaus

Dramatic Tenor / Jugendlicher Heldentenor

Previous Victorian Opera performance

Parsifal in Wagner's Parsifal, February 2019

Last 3 major performances

  • Siegfried in Wagner's Siegfried, Lyric Opera of Chicago, USA, 2018
  • Waldemar in Schönberg’s Gurre-Lieder, Dutch National Opera, Amsterdam, Netherlands, 2018 
  • Paul in Korngold's Die Tote Stadt, Semperoper Dresden, Germany, 2018


  • Ute Buge, Vocal Teacher at Johannes-Brahms-Konservatorium, Hamburg, Germany
  • Alfredo Kraus, Masterclass, Santander, Spain 
  • Arturo Sergi, Vocal Teacher, Germany USA 
  • Gundula Hintz, Vocal Teacher, Berlin, Germany 
  • Kirsten Schötteldreier, Vocal Coach, Bodyworks and Mentor, Amsterdam, Netherlands

Age when you started singing

Started singing as a young child, professionally at the age of 18.

Favourite operas

Parsifal, Siegfried, Die Tote Stadt, Fidelio

Favourite opera role to perform

Florestan, Parsifal, Paul (Die Tote Stadt)

Where’s the strangest place you’ve performed?

Empty public swimming pool. Bullfight arena in Seville.

Tell us about your hobbies outside opera

Computers and IT, listening to podcasts.