Bass Peter Kellner made his debut at the Salzburg Festival as Osmin (Die Entführung aus dem Serail) in a version for children performed as part of the 2013 Young Singers Project. He also sang the role of a Flemish Deputy in Verdi’s Don Carlo conducted by Antonio Pappano. In 2013 he made his debut with the Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra in concert performances of Puccini’s Tosca as Sciarrone and the Jailer under Vassily Petrenko. In 2013 he performed in Mozart’s Bastien und Bastienne at the Macao International Music Festival, at the Mozarteum as Bartolo (Le nozze di Figaro), as Death in Ullmann’s Der Kaiser von Atlantis and as Bobby in Weill’s Mahagonny. Since 2010 he has been a regular guest at the Slovakian State Opera in Košice where he has appeared as Antonio (Le nozze di Figaro), Betto di Signa (Gianni Schicchi) and Samuel (Un ballo in maschera). In 2011 he made his debut at the Banská Bystrica State Opera as Dulcamara (L’elisir d’amore). He has also appeared regularly as a soloist in concerts at the State Philharmonic in Košice. In August 2013 he appeared in Mozart’s Krönungsmesse in Salzburg, followed in November by a performance of Haydn’s Die Schöpfung in Rome. In 2014 Peter Kellner made his role debut as Colline in Peter Konwitschny’s new production of La bohème conducted by Friedrich Haider at the Slovakian National Opera in Bratislava, as well as making his role debut as Publio (La clemenza di Tito) at the Mozarteum in March 2014, followed in June by Leporello (Don Giovanni).
Current as of April 2014