Viktor Priebe
High Countertenor

Curriculum Vitae

High Countertenor

Email: info@viktorpriebe.com

Location: Stockholm, Sweden

Height: 189cm Weight: 74 kg Hair: Brown Eyes: Mottled

Education:

2016- Graduated with honors - Master of Vocal and Acting Faculty at the Ignacy Jan Paderewski Academy of Music in Poznań, Poland. My degree thesis was based on Sibelius. Being mentored by prof. dr hab. Iwona Kowalkowska.


2020- Master Class, Mariusz Kwiecień Soloist at the Metropolitan Opera, Vocal and Acting Faculty at the Ignacy Jan Paderewski Academy of Music in Poznań, Poland. 

2019- Master Class, Sergejs Jēgers & Nomeda Kazlaus, Turku, Finland.

2018- Master Class, Ann Hallenberg & Magnus Svensson, Vadstena, Sweden.

2014- Master Class, Prof. Agnieszka Monasterska, within the project: Interpretation of songs of the Baroque, Academy of Arts in Szczecin, Poland.

2014- Master Class, Matjaz Robavs, Pucisca, Brac, Croatia.

2013- Master Class, Prof. dr hab. Dariusz Paradowski in Szczecin, Poland.

Scholarships:

2018- Robert White Award of Excellence.

2017- The Royal Swedish Academy of Music, National Scholarship.

2009- The Royal Swedish Academy of Music, Youth Scholarship.

Experience:

2021- Role:  Kärlekens väsen  - “ Bly”, Karólína Eríksdóttir, Ann-Sofie Bárány; Piteå Kammaropera, Piteå, Sweden.

2020- Role: Ainnle - “Deirdre and the Sons of Usna - An Opera”, John O’Brien; The Everyman, Cork, Ireland. (concert version)

2019- Role: Cherubino - “Le Nozze di Figaro”, W. A. Mozart; Cork Opera House, Ireland. (concert version)

2018- Role: Valletto - "L'incoronazione di Poppea", Claudio Monteverdi; Berlin Opera Academy, Germany.

2017- In concert, arias from operas by J.S. Bach, F. Durante, G.B. Pergolesi, H. Purcel, L.Weber, C. Franc, W. A. Mozart, C. Monteverdi, G.F. Händel, G. Caccini, A. Vivaldi at the Sanctus Urbanus, First Festival of Sacred Music in Zielona Góra, Poland.

2017- In concert, arias from operas by W. A. Mozart, C. Monteverdi, G.F. Händel, G. Caccini, A. Vivaldi, F. Schubert at Music Festival at the Joannites in Lagowie Lubuskim, Poland.

2017- In concert, arias from operas by W. A. Mozart, C. Monteverdi, G.F. Händel, G. Caccini, A. Vivaldi, F. Schubert at International Festival of Music in Monuments of the Krapkowicki District, Poland.

2017- In concert, arias from operas by W. A. Mozart, C. Monteverdi, G.F. Händel, G. Caccini, A. Vivaldi, F. Schubert at Festival of Organ and Chamber Music Convallaria in Ośnie Lubuskim, Poland.

2016- Role: Cherubino – “Le Nozze di Figaro”, W. A. Mozart; Great Theatre St. Moniuszko in Poznań, Poland and Philharmonie J. Elsner in Opole, Poland. (concert version)

2016- Role: Orfeo - “Orfeo ed Euridice”, C.W. Gluck; Philharmonie J. Elsner in Opole, Poland. (concert version)

2016- In concert, competition laureates and winners; Ignacy Jan Paderewski Academy of Music in Poznań, Poland.

2015- In concert, “Niemcy we włoskiej operze?” “Germans in Italian opera?”, arias from operas by W. A. Mozart and C. V. Gluck at Mozart Festival in Poznań, Poland.

2015- Role: Le petit vieillard, “L’enfant et le sortileges”, Maurice Ravels; Great Theatre St. Moniuszko Poznań, Poland.

2015- Role: Roasted Swan ”Carmina Burana”, Carl Orff; Poznań Philharmonie T. Szeligowski Poznań, Poland.

2015- Polish songs, ”OperaKnowHow” Poznań, Poland.

Competitions:

2019- 1 st price at 7 th International JSFest Competition dedicated to Finnish composer Jean Sibelius in Turku, Finland.

2018- Finalist of the International Competition “Havets Röst” in Åland Island, Finland.

2018- Finalist of the International Competition “Giovani talenti per la lirica” Ettore Campogalliani Award in Mantova, Italy:

  • Rewarded with "Vicenza in Lirica" scholarship.

2015- 4 th International Giulio Perotti Singing Competition in Ueckermünde, Germany:

  • 3 rd price (BII).

     Special Prices:

  • Giulio Perotti-Prize of the city Seebad Ueckermünde for the best countertenor voice.
  • For the best interpretation of a song from their home country for the song  “Skärslipargossen” by Erik Gustaf Geijer.