Georg Klimbacher, Austrian baritone studied at Vienna’s University of Music and Performing Arts and at the University of Arts in Graz. His career has already led him to Vienna’s Musikverein and Konzerthaus, Auditorium Maurice-Ravel in Lyon, Omaggio a Palladio Festival in Vicenza, International Song Festival Zeist (NL), Auditorio Nacional de Música in Madrid and Schubertiade Schwarzenberg (A). He won the Petyrek-Lang-foundation’s song competition in 2015. His debut CD #talesoflove won the Bank Austria Art Award 2016.
He has performed with the conductors Nikolaus Harnoncourt, Sascha Goetzel, Dennis Russell Davis, Johannes Prinz, Walter Kobéra and Martin Haselböck as well as with orchestras such as Orchestre National de Lyon, Cappella Andrea Barca, ORF Radio-Symphonyorchester Wien, Concentus Musicus Wien and Orchester Wiener Akademie, with the pianists András Schiff and Graham Johnson.
He sang roles such as Guglielmo (Così fan tutte), Schaunard (La Bohème), Belcore (L’elisir d’amore), Papageno (Die Zauberflöte) and Dr. Falke (Die Fledermaus). His operatic career has led him to opera houses and theatres such as Grazer Oper, Teatro Sociale in Trento (I), Landestheater Bregenz (A), Wiener Kammeroper and Palace of Arts in Budapest.