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Oliver Zwarg

Musiklehrer (Ariadne auf Naxos)

Originally from the north of Germany, Oliver Zwarg studied at the Stuttgart Opera School, first with Carl Davis and Julia Hamari, then with Rudolf Piernay.

He has performed both in Germany - Staatsoper in Berlin, Komische Oper Berlin, Hamburg State Opera, Bayerische Staatsoper, Staatsoper Stuttgart, the Semperoper in Dresden - and abroad - Wiener Festwochen, Salzburg Festival, Salzburg Easter Festival, Concertgebouw in Amsterdam, Edinburgh Festival and Lucerne Festival, as well as in operas in Barcelona, Copenhagen, Liège, Lille, Madrid, Strasbourg, Toulouse and Bordeaux. His concert repertoire spans music from over four centuries.

He has worked with the Berliner Philharmoniker, the Vienna Philharmonic, the Gürzenich Orchestra of Cologne, the NDR Sinfonieorchester and the Orchestre National du Capitole de Toulouse. His recordings include the title role in Der Schmied von Gent by Schreker (CPO) and Agamemnon in Iphigenia in Aulis by Gluck (Oehms Classic).

At the Opéra de Lausanne: Herr Fluth in Die lustigen Weiber von Windsor (2014).