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Michael König

Tenor / Bacchus (Ariadne auf Naxos)

Michael Konig has performed at the Paris, Hamburg, Frankfurt, Berlin and Munich Operas, at the Liceu in Barcelona and the Teatro real in Madrid. He also made his debut at la Scala in Der Freischütz. Il played Florestan in Fidelio, the title-role in Lohengrin, Siegmund in Die Walküre, Erik in Der fliegende Holländer, the emperor in Die Frau ohne Schatten, Bacchus in Ariadne auf Naxos, Jim Mahony in Rise and Fall of the City of Mahagonny, Andreï Khovansky in La Khovanchtchina, Grigori in Boris Godounov and Sergueï in Lady Macbeth de Mtsensk by Chostakovitch.

He has performed with the most well-known orchestras around the world and with conductors such as Christian Thielemann, Andris Nelsons, Daniele Gatti, Seiji Ozawa, Daniel Barenboim, Vladimir Jurowski, Gennadi Rozhdesventsky, Hartmut Hänchen, Kent Nagano, Sebastian Weigle and Sylvain Cambreling.