Martin Nagy, tenor
freelance opera and concert singer
founding member of the Neue Vocalsolisten Stuttgart
teaching position for singing at the Stuttgart Music School
Laureate of the Silver Lion of the Venice Biennale
Premio abbiati Milano
Martin Nagy, born in 1961, received after the study of the school music (majoring in violin and voice), the lied class and opera in Stuttgart, he was first engaged as a soloist at the engagement at the Eduard von Winterstein Theater in Annaberg-Buchholz.
His most important teachers were Bruce Abel and Ernst Poettgen, later Douglas Hines and Friederike Lamparter. Courses with Nicolai Gedda and Ernst Haefliger completed his studies.
Since 1994 he has been a freelance opera and concert singer.
Song recitals with the pianist Ira Maria Vitoshynskyj. U.a. together with her he has made numerous radio and CD recordings. Newly published »Songs and Arias from Dresden« under the »Ars« label of the SWR (conception Dr. Joachim Draheim), as well as a first recording of the of the reconstructed opera fragment »Adrast« by Franz Schubert.
Many years of teaching at the Stuttgart Music School, also in the context of study preparation.
As a founding member Martin Nagy is now 38 years tenor of the Neue Vocalsolisten Stuttgart, with whom he, first under the baton of Manfred Schreier, since 2000 as an independent chamber since the year 2000 as an independent chamber ensemble. to more than 25 European countries, to North and South America, Russia, Egypt, China and Japan.
In September 2021, the ensemble will be awarded the Silver Lion Venice the Silver Lion.