Bio: Young baritone Michal Marhold, has
already been a member of Konzert Theater
Bern’s fest ensemble.
He has won numerous competitions,
including President Prize of European
Music Academy in Teplice and best young
opera singer award in the Czech Republic.
At present he studies with Roman Janál
(soloist of Opera National theatre Prague).
Between 2012 - 2018 he studied at
Janacek’s Academy of Music and
Performing Arts (Brno) & at Conservatory
Brno between 2011 - 2014 (opera)
Marhold is a sought-after role interpreter of
W. A. Mozart's works. In the season 2017-
2018 he had debut as Papageno
(W.A.Mozart: Die Zauberflöte) in Berlin,
Pilsen, Brno and Krakow.
From 2017 to 2019, been a contracted principal artist at the Konzert Theater Bern, appearing in such
roles as Guglielmo in COSI FAN TUTTE, Schaunard in LA BOHEME, Juri in HUMANOID and Der
Graf in Philipe Boesman’s REIGEN.
His engagements during the early part of the 2019-2020 season saw him appear as Figaro in THE
MARRIAGE OF FIGARO at the Divadlo na Orlí in Brno, as Silvano in UN BALLO IN MASCHERA
for the National Theatre Moravian-Silesian in Ostrava, and the Gran Sacerdote in NABUCCO for
the South Bohemian Theatre.
His forthcoming engagements, in the 2020-2021 season include Harasta in THE CUNNING LITTLE
VIXEN for Volkstheater Rostock, Papageno in THE MAGIC FLUTE for Opera Odessa, the title role
of DON GIOVANNI, also performances of both the Count and Figaro in THE MARRIAGE OF FIGARO
for the Romanian National Opera and Marullo in RIGOLETTO at the Silesian Theatre in the Czech
His 2020-2021 Season plans also include the world premiere of the opera HIBIKI at the National
Season 2021 now sees him engaged to appear as Giove in LA PSICHÉ at the Olomouc Baroque
Festival and as Guglielmo in South Bohemian Theater‘s season of COSÌ FAN TUTTE.
Michal Marhold‘s other previous performing experience includes Juri in HUMANOID for Theater
Winterthur, Masetto in DON GIOVANNI, the role of the Marchese Forlimpopolo in Martinů’s
MIRANDOLINA and the title role of Cimarosa’s L’IMPRESARIO IN AUGUSTIE, Die König in
DIE KLUGE and Vincent in Flotow’s DIE WITWE GRAPIN, all for Divadlo na Orli in
Brno, Leporello in DON GIOVANNI, Don Alfonso in COSI FAN TUTTE and Micha in THE
BARTERED BRIDE all for the European Music Academy in Prague.
Last update: 2019-09-25 21:05:21 +00:00