Helmut Deutsch

Pianist / Hochschule für Musik Frankfurt am Main

Helmut Deutsch has served as accompanist for many of the world’s best musicians and singers. Helmut Deutsch began his career as an accompanist for the famous soprano Irmgard Seefried. He has since accompanied renowned singers including Olaf Bär, Peter Schreier, Brigitte Fassbaender, Bo Skovhus, Angelika Kirchschlager, Matthias Goerne, Thomas Quasthoff and Hermann Prey, with whom he had a 12-year-long cooperation.

Most important singer Partners at present: Diana Damrau, Jonas Kaufmann, Michael Volle, Mauro Peter.

Helmut Deutsch taught from 1967-1979 at the Musikhochschule Vienna and is now a professor at the Hochschule für Musik und Darstellende Kunst Frankfurt am Main and Universität Mozarteum Salzburg.