German baritone Michael Borth was a member of the Accademia Rossiniana in 2017 at the Rossini Opera Festival, Pesaro, where he performed the role of Il Barone di Trombonok Il viaggio a reims.
This season, Michael looks forward to his debuts at Teatro Massimo, Palermo as Starveling A Midsummer Night's Dream; Opera de Oviedo as Belcore L’elisir d’amore; ABAO Bilbao as 5th Jew Salome; Theater Freiburg as Marcello in a new production of La Bohème and the Gran Teatre del Liceu, Barcelona as the Sergeant Manon Lescaut. In future seasons, Michael look forward to his debut at the Komische Oper, Berlin in a new production and he will return to Theater Freiburg and to the Gran Teatre del Liceu.
Michael was a member of the Centre de Perfeccionament Plácido Domingo at the Palau de les Arts, Valencia between 2015-2017, during this time he appeared: Albert Werther (in a new production with Anna Caterina Antonacci); Starveling A Midsummer Night’s Dream; Astolfo Lucrezia Borgia; Benoit La Boheme and as Scabro Lucia Silla (Handel).
On the concert platform, he made his debut at the Berliner Philharmonie in 2014, performing Mendelssohn's Paulus with the Konzerthausorchester Berlin, with Maestro Jörg-Peter Weigle, and whilst in Valencia he sang a programme of Schumann Lieder with Roger Vignolses
Michael studied in Weimar with Prof. Siegried Gohritz and in Berlin with KS Prof. Roman Trekel at the Hochschule für Musik Hanns Eisler.
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