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Georg Wieter (10 March 1896 â€“ 20 March 1988) was a German operatic and concert bass singer.
Born in Hannover, Wieter completed his singing studies in Hanover. In 1922 he began his stage career at the Landestheater Gotha . From 1924 to 1935 he was engaged at the Staatstheater NÃ¼rnberg where he took part in the world premiere of the opera Der Tag im Licht by Hans Grimm in 1930. In 1935 he was engaged as a permanent member of the ensemble at the Bavarian State Opera, to which he belonged until his stage farewell in 1967.
Wieter, the first to play bass and bass-buffo in the opera Der Friedenstag (1938), Capriccio (1942) by Richard Strauss as well as Der Mond (1939) by Carl Orff in Munich. Wieter was also a sought-after concert singer.
Wieter died in Munich at age 92.