Klaus Florian Vogt German tenor born 1970

Klaus Florian Vogt (born 12 April 1970) is a German operatic tenor known for singing roles written by Richard Wagner.

Klaus Florian Vogt German tenor born 1970


Klaus Florian Vogt was a hornist first and played for several years with the Hamburg Philharmonic. He studied voice at the Lübeck Academy of Music and was first engaged at the Landestheater in Flensburg.

In 1998 he moved to the Semperoper in Dresden, where he worked with Giuseppe Sinopoli and Colin Davis. He started as a lyrical tenor, singing Tamino in Mozart’s Die Zauberflöte, then also Hans in Smetana’s The Bartered Bride and Matteo in Strauss’ Arabella.

He sang Wagner’s Lohengrin first at the Theater Erfurt in 2002, followed by international appearances in this part and also as Stolzing in Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg, his debut part at the Bayreuther Festspiele in 2007, and Parsifal.

In the concert repertoire, he recorded Mahler’s Das Lied von der Erde, with Christian Gerhaher and the Orchestre symphonique de Montréal, conducted by Kent Nagano in 2009.

Bayreuther Festspiele


Metropolitan Opera

[Met Performance] CID:351514
Lohengrin {617}
Metropolitan Opera House; 05/03/2006
Debut: Klaus Florian Vogt
[Met Performance] CID:351518
Lohengrin {618}
Metropolitan Opera House; 05/06/2006
[Met Performance] CID:356661
Fidelio {231}
Metropolitan Opera House; 03/16/2017
Debut: Hanna-Elisabeth Müller
[Met Performance] CID:356666
Fidelio {232}
Metropolitan Opera House; 03/20/2017
[Met Performance] CID:356670
Fidelio {233}
Metropolitan Opera House; 03/24/2017
[Met Performance] CID:356674
Fidelio {234}
Metropolitan Opera House; 03/28/2017
[Met Performance] CID:356678 
Fidelio {235}
Metropolitan Opera House; 04/01/2017
[Met Performance] CID:356682
Fidelio {236}
Metropolitan Opera House; 04/05/2017
[Met Performance] CID:356684
Fidelio {237}
Metropolitan Opera House; 04/08/2017
[Met Performance] CID:356874
Parsifal {296}
Metropolitan Opera House; 02/05/2018
Debuts: Evelyn Herlizius, Augusta Caso
[Met Performance] CID:356878
Parsifal {297}
Metropolitan Opera House; 02/10/2018
[Met Performance] CID:356881
Parsifal {298}
Metropolitan Opera House; 02/13/2018
[Met Performance] CID:356885 
Parsifal {299}
Metropolitan Opera House; 02/17/2018
[Met Performance] CID:356891
Parsifal {300}
Metropolitan Opera House; 02/20/2018
[Met Performance] CID:356894
Parsifal {301}
Metropolitan Opera House; 02/23/2018
[Met Performance] CID:356899
Parsifal {302}
Metropolitan Opera House; 02/27/2018

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