Zoltán Gradsach

Zoltán Gradsach

Opera singer

Education and training:
György Kerényi Music School, Csorna (studied violin 1989-1994)
János Richter High School of Music, Győr (1998-2002)
Teachers: Jenő Kálmán Horváth (voice) and Ákos Cziglényi (double bass)
Béla Bartók High School of Music, Budapest (2002-2006)
Ferenc Liszt Academy of Music, Budapest (2006-2011)
Earned a degree in voice and voice pedagogy under Prof. Katalin Halmai and Prof. Magda Nádor
University diploma concert

Master classes:
Júlia Hamari (2006-2008)
Johannes von Duisburg (2007)
Timothy Bentch (2007-2009)
Sylvia Sass (2008)
Timothy Bentch (2011)

Third National High School Singing Competition (2005) - First prize and two special prizes
Monserrat Caballé Singing Competition (2011) - Semifinalist

Principal dramatic roles:
Handel: Messiah – bass solo (conducted by Christoph Adt, 2007)
Bach: BWV. 164. (conducted by András Vass, 2008)
Puccini: Gianni Schicchi - Betto di Signa (directed by András Léner and conducted by Péter Oberfrank, 2009)
Händel: Orlando - Zoroastro, Ferenc Liszt Music Academy (directed by Andrea Szigetvári, 2009)
Haydn: Le Pescatrici - Mastricco (directed by Teresa Moyer, 2009)
Orbán: Hungarian Passion (directed by Zoltán Bolyky, 2010)
Mozart: Le nozze di Figaro - Figaro (directed by András Fehér, 2011)
Pál Závada: Hungarian Holiday (directed by Róbert Alföldi, 2011)
Donizetti: L'elisir d'amore - Dulcamara (directed by Teresa Moyer and conducted by Paolo Paroni, 2011)
Rossini: Il barbiere di Siviglia - Bartolo (directed by Zoltán Bolyky, 2011)
Puccini: La bohème – Schaunard (National Theatre of Miskolc, 2011)
Mozart: Die Zauberflöte – Papageno (Müpa Budapest, 2012)
Puccini: La bohème – Marcello (National Theatre of Pécs, 2013)
Mascagni: Cavalleria rusticana – Alfio (National Theatre of Pécs, 2013)
Mozart: Così fan tutte - Don Alfonso (Al-Hussein Culture Center, Amman, Jordan, 2013)
Mozart: Don Giovanni - Leporello (conducted by Delta David Geier, Sárospatak, 2013)
Britten: The Rape of Lucretia - Junius (Hungarian State Opera House, 2013)
Mozart: Bastien und Bastienne - Colas (Veszprém Castle Theatre, 2013)
Mozart: Die Zauberflöte - Papageno (Erkel Theatre, 2014)