Martin Homrich

Tenor

Vita

Martin Homrich’s first engagement at the age of 23 took him to the Hamburgischen Staatsoper, where he was an ensemble member for four years before moving in 2001 to the Semperper in Dresden. During that time he sang the great Mozart roles such as Tamino, Tito, Don Ottavio, Belmonte and Ferrando as well as Flamand in Richard Strauss’s CAPRICCIO, Tom Rakewell in Stravinsky’s THE RAKE’S PROGRESS, Macduff in Verdi’s MACBETH, Hans in Smetana’s THE BARTERED BRIDE and Max in Weber’s DER FREISCHÜTZ.

As a freelance singer he has made guest appearances at such venues as the Staatsoper Unter den Linden in Berlin, the Deutsche Oper Berlin, the Semperoper in Dresden, at the Aalto Theater in Essen, the Hamburgischen Staatsoper, the Landestheater Innsbruck, the Staatstheater Kassel, the Kölner Oper, Teatro alla Scala, the Kolobov Novaya Opera Theatre of Moscow, the Bayerischen Staatsoper in Munich, the Opéra National de Paris, the Opéra de Rennes, the Prague National Opera House, the Teatro dell’Opera di Roma, the Wiener Staatsoper, the Hessisches Staatstheater in Wiesbaden and the opera houses in Wuppertal and Zurich.
 Additionally, he has appeared at the Schwetzingen Festival, the Schleswig-Holstein Music Festival, the Schloss Ludwigsburg Festival and the Richard Strauss Festival.

He was making guest appearances as Prince in Prokofjew´s THE LOVE FOR THREE ORANGES in Wiesbaden, as Edmund in Aribert Reimann´s LEAR, as Narraboth in Strauss´ SALOME and Stewa in Janacek´s JENUFA in Hamburg and Hannover, as Erik in Wagner´s THE FLYING DUTCHMAN at the Opera in Hamburg and Zurich, as Emperor in Strauss´ THE WOMAN WITHOUT A SHADOW at the Musiktheater im Revier, as Max in Weber´s DER FREISCHÜTZ in Limoges, as Graf Elemer in ARABELLA at the Semperoper Dresden and at the Wiener Staatsoper, as Bacchus in ARIADNE AUF NAXOS at the Nederlands Reisopera and the the Stadttheaeter Gießen, at that place also as Aron (MOSES UND ARON), as 1. Geharnischter in Mozart´s THE MAGIC FLUTE as well as Balthasar Zorn in Wagner´s DIE MEISTERSINGER VON NÜRNBERG at the Opéra National in Paris, as Tamino at the Staatsoper Unter den Linden in Berlin, as Florestan in Beethoven´s FIDELIO at the Teatro Municipal in Rio de Janeiro and at the Opéra de Rennes and as 1. Gralsritter in Wagner´s PARSIFAL at the Bayreuther Festspiele.

In the course of his career, Martin Homrich has worked with conductors like Daniel Barenboim, Zubin Mehta , Marek Janowski, Stefan Soltesz, Armin Jordan, Donald Runnicles, Ulf Schirmer, Peter Schreier and Simone Yang.

In the recent past he portrayed roles like Hoffmann (HOFFMANNS ERZÄHLUNGEN), Albrecht von Brandenburg (MATHIS DER MALER), Ismaele (NABUCCO), Königssohn (KÖNIGSKINDER) or Jim Mahoney (AUFSTIEG UND FALL DER STADT MAHAGONNY) at the Musiktheater im Revier in Gelsenkirchen. At that place he will sing Albert Gregor (THE MAKROPULOS AFFAIR) and  the title role in Haydn´s ORLANDO PALADINO in the 2019/2020 season.

2019-09-01

Repertoire

Beethoven FIDELIO Florestan
Berg WOZZECK Andres
Bizet CARMEN Remendado
Britten A MIDSUMMER NIGHT’S DREAM Lysander
Händel ACIS AND GALATEA Acis
  ALCINA Oronte
Haydn L’ANIMA DEL FILOSOFO OSSIA ORFEO ED EURIDICE Orpheus
  ORLANDO PALADINO Orlando
Hindemith
MATHIS DER MALER Albrecht von Brandenburg
Humperdinck
KÖNIGSKINDER Königssohn
Janáček DIE SACHE MAKROPULOS Albert Gregor
  JENUFA Stewa
Lehár DIE LUSTIGE WITWE Camille de Rosillon
Lortzing ZAR UND ZIMMERMANN Marquis von Chateauneuf
Massenet WERTHER Werther
Mozart COSÌ FAN TUTTE Ferrando
  DIE ENTFÜHRUNG AUS DEM SERAIL Belmonte
  DIE ZAUBERFLÖTE Tamino
  DON GIOVANNI Don Ottavio
  LA CLEMENZA DI TITO Titus
Offenbach
LES CONTES DE´HOFFMANN Hoffmann
Prokofjew DIE LIEBE ZU DEN 3 ORANGEN Der Prinz
Puccini TURANDOT Pang
Reimann KÖNIG LEAR Edmund
Saint-Saens SAMSON ET DALILA Samson , Abi Melech
Schönberg
MOSES UND ARON Aron
Smetana DIE VERKAUFTE BRAUT Hans
Strauss ARABELLA Matteo, Graf Elemer
  ARIADNE AUF NAXOS Bacchus
  CAPRICCIO Flamand
  DER ROSENKAVALIER Ein Sänger
  DIE LIEBE DER DANAE Merkur
  ELEKTRA Junger Diener
  FRIEDENSTAG Piemonteser
  SALOME Narraboth
  DIE FRAU OHNE SCHATTEN Kaiser
Strauß DER ZIGEUNERBARON Ottokar
  DIE FLEDERMAUS Alfred
Strawinsky THE RAKE’S PROGRESS Tom Rakewell
Verdi FALSTAFF Fenton
  I LOMBARDI ALLA PRIMA CROCIATA Arvino
  MACBETH Macduff
  NABUCCO Ismaele
Wagner DAS RHEINGOLD Froh
  DER FLIEGENDE HOLLÄNDER Erik
  DIE FEEN Gunther
  LOHENGRIN Lohengrin
  RIENZI Baroncelli
  TANNHÄUSER Walter von der Vogelweide
Weber DER FREISCHÜTZ Max
  OBERON Hüon von Bordeaux
Weill
AUFSTIEG UND FALL DER STADT MAHAGONNY Jim Mahoney