Martin Snell – German Language Tutor
Bass Martin Snell was born and educated in Dunedin. After law studies and professional qualification at the University of Otago, he entered the Royal Northern College of Music, Manchester, to commence postgraduate vocal studies, graduating with distinction in 1994. Martin gained his first professional stage experience at the International Opera Studio Zürich and has subsequently been a resident artist with Theater St Gallen, Theater Basel, and Luzerner Theater. Martin has been engaged in opera productions with Grand Théâtre de Genève, Oper Graz, Berliner Staatsoper, Festspielhaus Baden-Baden, Festival d’Aix-en-Provence, Statní Opera Praha, Theater an der Wien, Teatro alla Scala Milan, Opéra de Monte-Carlo, Opéra national du Rhin Strasbourg, Tiroler Festspiele Erl, Athens, Bangkok, Brazil, Bucharest, Denmark, Germany, London, Katowice, New Zealand, Paris, Prague, Riga, Singapore, Spain, St. Petersburg, Sydney, Taipei and Tokyo, and 2005-2013 at the Bayreuther Festspiele and recently at the Bayerische Staatsoper. From the Season 2019/2020 Martin Snell is to join the Solo Ensemble of the Bayerische Staatsoper.