Tomislav Mužek

Tenor

Vita

After his studies in Vienna, the Croatian tenor won first prize at the 1999 Ferruccio Tagliavini Competition in Deutschlandsberg, Austria.

Tomislav Mužek was engaged at the Bremen opera house in 2000 (where he sang Don Ottavio, Alfredo, Ferrando, Tamino and Rodolfo) and remained a member of the ensemble till 2002.

Since then, the tenor has been a welcome guest at all the great opera houses, appearing at the Bayerische Staatsoper in Munich, the Staatsoper in Berlin, the Hamburgische Staatsoper, the Semperoper in Dresden, the Volksoper in Vienna, Teatro alla Scala in Milan, Malmö Opera, the Opera House in Daegu (Korea), the Teatro Communale in Florence, Croatian National Theatre in Zagreb, the Théâtre du Capitole in Toulouse and the Opéra National in Paris to sing parts such as Don Ottavio (DON GIOVANNI), Tamino (DIE ZAUBERFLÖTE), Ferrando (COSI FAN TUTTE), Rodolfo (LA BOHEME), Alfredo (LA TRAVIATA), Don Carlos (DON CARLOS) and Nemorino (L’ELISIR D’AMORE).

In recent years, he has played roles such as Steersman and Erik (THE FLYING DUTCHMAN) at the Bayreuth Festival. Tomislav Mužek made a guest appearance with the Berlin Philharmonic under Bernhard Haitink performing the Missa Solemnis both at the Berlin Philharmonie and at the Salzburg Easter Festival. In 2015, he gave an acclaimed debut as Lohengrin at the Theatro Municipal de São Paulo.

Since the autumn of 2014 the singer has forged close links with the Semperoper in Dresden, where he has portrayed roles such as Tamino (DIE ZAUBERFLÖTE), Rudolfo (LA BOHÈME), Max (DER FREISCHÜTZ), Lenski (EUGEN ONEGIN), Erik (DER FLIEGENDE HOLLÄNDER), Florestan (FIDELIO) and as The King’s Son in the new production of DIE KÖNIGSKINDER.

Further engagements include his debut as Hoffmann at the Deutsche Oper in Berlin and his debut as Stolzing in Wagner´s DIE MEISTERSINGER VON NÜRNBERG at the New National Theatre in Tokyo.

2019-09-01

Beethoven FIDELIO Florestan
Donizetti LA FILLE DU RÉGIMENT Tonio
  L’ELISIR D’AMORE Nemorino
Gotovac ERO S ONOGA SVIJETA (ERO DER SCHELM) MICÁ genannt ERO
Gounod FAUST (MARGARETHE) Faust
  ROMEO UND JULIA Romeo
Händel RINALDO Goffredo
Humperdinck DIE KÖNIGSKINDER Königssohn
Mozart COSÌ FAN TUTTE Ferrando
  DIE ZAUBERFLÖTE Tamino
  DON GIOVANNI Don Ottavio
  IDOMENEO Arbace
Puccini LA BOHÈME Rodolfo
  MADAMA BUTTERFLY Pinkerton
Strauss DER ROSENKAVALIER Ein Sänger
  SALOME Narraboth
Tschaikowski EUGEN ONEGIN Lenski
Verdi LA TRAVIATA Alfredo
Wagner DAS RHEINGOLD Froh
  DER FLIEGENDE HOLLÄNDER Erik, Steuermann
  LOHENGRIN Lohengrin
Weill AUFSTIEG UND FALL DER STADT MAHAGONNY Jack O´Brian

Teaser - Lohengrin no Theatro Municipal de São Paulo, 2015

Wagner: DER FLIEGENDE HOLLÄNDER (Bayreuth 2013-2015)

Tomislav Muzek´s debut as Nemorino in HNK Split, Oct. 2002