Tobias Kehrer was born in Dessau. He started his musical
education with private singing lessons and studied at the
Hochschule der Künste in Berlin with Professor Siegfried Lorenz,
leaving the Hochschule with the diploma in February 2011.
In 2008 participation at the Kyoto International Music Students
Festival. Whilst Tobias Kehrer was still a student he appeared in
the production of Karl Amadeus Hartmann's opera Das
Wachsfigurenkabinett at the Kurt-Weill-Festival Dessau (2009) and
had several engagements at the opera houses in Neustrelitz (Der
Freischütz / Eremit) and Chemnitz (La Traviata / Marquis d'Obigny).
Concert engagements with smaller orchestras and with the
Starting in the 2012 / 2013 season at the Deutsche Oper Berlin as a
regular company member, Tobias Kehrer will have completed
immediately before the one year's scholarship ”Franz-Josef-
Weisweiler” awarded by the Förderkreis of the Deutsche Oper
Berlin (roles among others Zuniga / Carmen, Mandarin / Turandot,
Masetto, Commendatore / Don Giovanni, Sarastro / Die Zauber-
flöte, Steffano Colonna / Rienzi, Fafner / Das Rheingold under the
musical direction of Sir Simon Rattle in September 2013).
Salzburg Festival 2012, new production Ariadne auf Naxos /
Truffaldin (conductor: Daniel Harding, stage director: Sven-Eric
Bechtolf) and Festival 2013: Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg /
Nachtwächter (Stefan Herheim / Daniele Gatti) and concert
performance of Walter Braunfels' Jeanne d'Arc / Jacobus von Arc.
2014 / 2015: debuts Metropolitan Opera New York, Die Zauberflöte /
Sarastro and Glyndebourne Festival, Die Entführung aus dem
Serail / Osmin (also role debut).
Representation: General Management