Christoph Bernhard

Christoph Bernhard

  • Born
    1st January 1628
  • Died
    14th November 1692
  • Birthplace
    Kolberg, Pomerania
Christoph Bernhard was born in Kolberg, Pomerania, and died in Dresden. He studied with former Sweelinck-pupil Paul Siefert in Danzig (now Gdańsk) and in Warsaw By the age of 20 he was singing at the electoral court in Dresden under Heinrich Schütz. He then spent a year in Copenhagen to study singing with Agostino Fontana.

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