Wolfram Rieger

Wolfram Rieger

Even during his studies he began teaching at Munich’s Hochschule für Musik until in 1991 he started his own Lieder class for singers and pianists  In 1998 he became Professor of a Lied class at Berlin’s Hochschule für Musik “Hanns Eisler”. Wolfram Rieger regularly holds masterclasses in Europe and Japan.

Wolfram Rieger is a regular guest artist at many  important music centres and festivals throughout the world,  including the Schubertiade Feldkirch, Schubertiada a Vilabertran, Amsterdam Concertgebouw, Châtelet, London’s Wigmore Hall, New York’s Carnegie Hall, the Vienna Musikverein and Konzerthaus, Salzburg, Schleswig-Holstein and Munich Festivals, Konzerthaus Berlin and Kölner Philharmonie. He appears both as recital accompanist and chamber musician with such renowned artists as Brigitte Fassbaender, Christiane Karg, Thomas Hampson, Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau, Matthias Goerne,  Thomas Quasthoff, Michael Schade, The Cherubini Quartet, The Vogler Quartet , The Petersen Quartet among many others.

A prolific recording artist, Mr. Rieger  is well-represented on numerous CDs., many of which received various awards.  Awards and distinctions include the honorary medal of the Associació Franz Schubert de Barcelona.