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Michael Schaffrath (Tenor)

Born: Radebeul, near Dresden, Saxony, Germany

The German tenor, Michael Schaffrath, grew up in a musical family home. He was member of the Dresdner Kreuzchor under Martin Flämig. He obtained first degree in economics at the Technical University of Dresden, from 1996 to 2001 studies in the field of early music - singing at the Hochschule für Musik und Theater "Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy" in Leipzig.

In addition to solo appearances in the field of oratorio, Michael Schaffrath has participated in ensembles for Early Music (Lautten Compagney Berlin, Musicalische Compagney Berlin, Johann Rosenmüller Ensemble, Bläsercollegium Leipzig, Ensemble Alte Musik Dresden) and various choirs (Dresdner Kammerchor, Rheinische Kantorei, Kammerchor Stuttgart, Collegium Vocale Gent, Tölzer Knabenchor).

 

Source: Vocal Essence Website, English translation by Aryeh Oron (March 2009)
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Aryeh Oron (March 2009)

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BWV 232

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BWV 106

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Michael Schaffrath (Vocal Essence) [German]

 

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