Marius Vlad
Marius Vlad


Most recent highlights for Romanian tenor Marius Vlad include the title role in Tannhäuser at Melbourne Opera and his debut as Florestan in Graham Vick’s staging of Fidelio at the Romanian National opera in Bucharest.

Following his title role in a new production of Lohengrin at Melbourne Opera, Marius will sing the role of Laïos in Enescu's Oedipe at the BBC Proms with the London Philharmonic Orchestra under the baton of Vladimir Jurowski.

Other recent engagements include the title role in Tannhäuser at the Romanian National Opera and at Theater Freiburg, the title role in Lohengrin at the Novaya Opera in Moscow, Theater Freiburg and the Romanian National  Opera,  Jean  in  Massenet’s  Hérodiade  at  the  Novaya  Opera  in  Moscow, Tambourmajor  in Wozzeck  at  the Enescu Festival in Bucharest, Don José in Carmen at Theater Freiburg, the title role in Verdi’s Otello at the Hungarian State Opera in Budapest, Opéra de Marseille, Opéra de Toulon, Prague State Opera, Teatro Massimo di Palermo and the Slovenian National Opera in Bratislava and the role of Froh in Das Rheingold under the baton of Daniel Barenboim at Teatro alla Scala, Staatsoper Berlin and at the BBC Proms in London.

On the concert stage he sang Enescu’s Symphony No.5 with the Philharmonische Staatsorchester Hamburg and the Deutsche Radio Philharmonie Saarbrücken Kaiserslautern with Peter Ruzicka conducting (released on CD for CPO Records), Mahler’s Das Lied von der Erde with the Romanian Radio Orchestra conducted by Julien Salemcour, Enescu’s Vox Maris at the Enescu Festival with Zubin Metha conducting, Beethoven's Symphony No. 9 with the Norddeutsche Philharmonie Rostock and Verdi’s Requiem with the Romanian Radio Orchestra.

Other repertoire includes roles such as Turiddu in Cavalleria rusticana, Canio in Pagliacci, Radames in Aida, Manrico in Il Trovatore, Calaf in Turandot, Samson in Samson et Dalila, Don Alvaro in La forza del destino, Erik in Der fliegende Holländer and the title role in Don Carlo.

Marius Vlad has performed on stages and at festivals throughout Europe, from the Concertgebouw in Amsterdam, the Hamburg Philharmonic Hall, Teatro Verdi in Florence to the Schweriner Festspiele and had the pleasure of working with conductors such as Marek Janowski, Renato Palumbo, Fabrice Bollon, Giuliano Carella, Jan Latham-Koenig and Friedrich Haider.

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