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Johan Reuter

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Bass-baritone Johan Reuter is currently one of the busiest Danish opera singers worldwide. He studied at the Royal Danish Academy of Music and the Royal Danish Opera Academy in Copenhagen. From 1996 to 2019, he served in the soloist ensemble at the Royal Danish Opera. Since 2000, he has sung a great number of roles with the main emphasis on operas by Wagner and Strauss in opera houses of cities such as London, New York, Vienna, Salzburg, Berlin, Munich, Zurich, Paris and Amsterdam. Johan Reuter has recorded countless CDs, including Tristan and Isolde under Janowski and Nielsen’s Maskarade under Ulf Schirmer (1996) and Michael Schønwandt (2015), both for Dacapo Records. He also starred in Peter Heises Drot og Marsk under Michael Schønwandt for Dacapo Records (2021).

  • C.F.E. Horneman


  • Peter Heise

    Drot og Marsk

  • Carl Nielsen

    Saul & David

  • Carl Nielsen


  • Bo Holten

    Venus' Wheel - Works for Choir

  • Rued Langgaard

    Music of the Spheres

  • Bo Holten

    The Visit of the Royal Physician (DVD)

  • Vagn Holmboe

    The Key Masterpieces

  • Rued Langgaard

    Symphonies 15-16

  • Carl Nielsen

    Maskarade (DVD)

  • Poul Ruders

    Kafka's Trial

  • Vagn Holmboe

    Requiem for Nietzsche

  • C.E.F. Weyse

    The Sleeping Draught

  • Dietrich Buxtehude

    Vocal Music Vol. 2

  • F.L.Ae. Kunzen

    Holger Danske