Artist database

This is the Artist Database of BMC, which includes information about composers, musicians, orchestras, choirs and groups that are either Hungarian or Hungarian by origin or live in Hungary, as well as information about releases recorded with them.

Fried Péter

voice - bass

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Date of Birth

Bass Péter Fried was born in Ózd, Northern Hungary, in 1960. He studied at the Music Academy from 1980 to 1987, when he joined the Opera House as a solo singer. He is now also well known as an oratorio and concert artist. He has worked as a guest in Austria, France, Switzerland and Germany. He has a wide repertoire and has mastered such roles as Bartolo (Marriage of Figaro), Ozmin (Il Seraglio), Collin (La Boheme), Sparafuccile (Rigoletto) and the Prince (Blue Beard’s Castle). He frequently appears in contemporary operas, one of his recent roles being Angiolieri (Mario and the Magician).


1992 Bartók–Pásztory Award
1996, 1998, 2002 ARTISJUS Award
2002 Miklós Bencze Award
2004 Liszt Award
2004 Grammy Award Nomination
2022 Bartók-Pásztory Award