After school Vogel trained to become a bicycle mechanic. In his hometown Berlin he subsequently studied singing at the Hochschule für Musik “Hanns Eisler”, with kammersänger Roman Trekel, Julia Varady and Snezana Brzakovic. In 2005 he made his debut at Berlin State Opera in Parsifal, directed by renowned film producer Bernd Eichinger (The Neverending Story, The Name of the Rose, Downfall), and with Daniel Barenboim as musical director.
2009 Patrick Vogel joined the International Opera Studio Zürich (director Alexander Pereira), participating in more than 35 opera productions. Two years later he started as a lyrical tenor at Stadttheater Klagenfurt in Austria.
Since 2015 Patrick Vogel is a regular member of the ensemble at Leipzig Opera. Guest performances at Dresden’s Semperoper, Genoa’s Teatro Carlo Felice with Fabio Luisi and 2016 at the prestigious Salzburg Festival alongside Anna Netrebko. 2019 he made his debut at Salzburg Easter Festival as Eisslinger in (Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg) with Christian Thielemann.