Martin Gurbaľ (1974) hails from Slovakia. From 1991–1997 he studied at the conservatory in Košice with Ľudmila Šomorjaiová and then progressed to solo singing at the University of Ostrava, where since 2015 he commenced his pedagogical carreer in the department of solo singing. 

He successfully participated in several singing competitions and (among others) won the International Antonín Dvořák Singing Competition in Karlovy Vary in 1996, took second place in the Mikuláš Schneider-Trnavský Competition and in the International Lucia Popp Competition in Bratislava.
 
From 1995 to 2001 he was a soloist at the Opera in Košice (Slovakia) and since 2001 has been a soloist of the National Moravian-Silesian Theatre in Ostrava (Czech Republic). He is a regular guest of the National Theatre in Prague and Brno, Slovak National Theatre, and other theatres in the Czech Republic, the Slovak Republic and Poland. 
His vocal and technical expertise allows him to interpret a wide repertoire of opera, cantata, oratory and song creations, particularly the works of Giuseppe Verdi, Antonín Dvořák and Leoš Janáček.
 
His repertoire includes numerous significant roles (bass – low baritone):
Béla Bartók – BLUEBEARD'S CASTLE (Bluebeard),
Benjamin Britten – THE RAPE OF LUCRETIA (Collatinus), A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM (Theseus)
Gaetano Donizetti – ANNA BOLENA (Henry VIII.), DON PASQUALE (Don Pasquale)
Charles Gounod – FAUST (Méphistophélés), ROMEO AND JULIET (Frère Laurent)
Paul Hindemith – CARDILLAC (The gold merchant)
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart – THE MARRIAGE OF FIGARO (Bartolo / Count Almaviva), DON GIOVANNI (Don Giovanni), COS? FAN TUTTE (Guglielmo / Don Alfonso), LA CLEMENZA DI TITO (Publio), THE MAGIC FLUTE (Sarastro)
Sergei Prokofiev – THE FIERY ANGEL (Inquisitor)
Giacomo Puccini – MANON LESCAUT (Geronte di Ravoir), LA BOHÈME (Colline), TURANDOT (Timur)
Gioachino Rossini – THE BARBER OF SEVILLE (Basilio), THE ITALIAN GIRL IN ALGIERS (Mustafä)
Richard Strauss – ARIADNE ON NAXOS (Truffaldin)
Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky – EUGENE ONEGIN (Prince Gremin)
Ambroise Thomas – HAMLET (Claudius)
Giuseppe Verdi – NABUCCO (Zaccaria), ERNANI (Don Ruy Gomez de Silva), MACBETH (Banco), THE TROUBADOUR (Ferrando), THE SICILIAN VESPERS (Jean Procida), THE POWER OF FATE (Padre Guardiano), DON CARLOS (Ikvizitor), AIDA (The King of Egypt / Ramfis)
Richard Wagner – TANNHÄUSER (Hermann)
 
Czech repertoire
Antonín Dvořák – ARMIDA (Hydraot), RUSALKA (Water goblin)
Leoš Janáček – JENŮFA (Mayor), THE EXCURSIONS OF MR. BROUČEK TO THE MOON AND TO THE 15TH CENTURY (Sacristan / Lunigrove / Domšík from the Bell), KÁŤA KABANOVÁ (Savël Prokofjevic Dikój), THE CUNNING LITTLE VIXEN, (Forester), THE MAKROPULOS AFFAIR (Lawyer Dr. Kolenatý)
Bohuslav Martinů – THE GREEK PASSION (Grigoris), MIRANDOLINA (Marchese di Forlimpopoli)
Bedřich Smetana – THE BRANDENBURGERS IN BOHEMIA (Old villager), THE BARTERED
 
In addition to his operatic work, he has sung many of the great choral and orchestral vocal works with the world’s most distinguished Czech conductors Jiří Bělohlávek, Tomáš Hanus, Tomáš Netopil and Jakub Hrůša. He has guest appeared in numerous opera houses and concert venues throughout Europe, where he often sings at concerts, for example: Haydn’s Creation, Berlioz’s La damnation de Faust, Dvořák’s Stabat Mater, Te Deum, Requiem, Biblical Songs, Verdi’s Requiem, Janáček’s Glagolitic Mass (also in the Opera di Firenze), song series of Romantic composers, or other less known pieces. Martin Gurbaľ has performed at concert halls in many European countries with the Czech Philharmonic, the Slovak Philharmonic, Budapest Philharmonic Orchestra, Orchestra di Guiseppe Verdi di Milano (Verdi’s Requiem), Odense Symphony Orchestra, Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra, Latvian National Symphony Orchestra, Tokyo Metropolitan Symphony Orchestra ec.
 
He has frequently performed at the International opera and music festival Janáček Brno (2010 and 2014: THE EXCURSIONS OF MR. BROUČEK TO THE MOON AND TO THE 15TH CENTURY, 2012: KÁŤA KABANOVÁ), has appeared at the Opera Festival in Miskolc (Bartók + Verdi, 2001), and OPA Pisa – Anima Mundi (10th September 2016 with Svatá Ludmila /Saint Ludmila/ by Antonín Dvořák). 
 
He recorded Janáček’s THE CUNNING LITTLE VIXEN (Forester; Revírník in Czech) – an animated version produced by the BBC.
 
Foto: Josef Hradil
 
Update December 2017

 

Cast - Season:
JULIETTE, OR THE KEY OF DREAMSOld Arab / Grandfather / The old sailor / Voice from behind / The nightwatchman
LA TRAVIATADottore Grenvil
ROBERT LE DIABLEBertram, his friend
RUSALKAVodník, the water goblin
THE BARBER OF SEVILLE!!!Basilio, Rosina's music teacher
THE FOUR-NOTE OPERABass
THE SCHOOL OF JEALOUSYLumaca
THE TRIALInspector / Uncle Albert
IL TRITTICO - SUOR ANGELICATalpa ("mole"), a stevedore
Simone, Buoso's cousin
JULIETTE, OR THE KEY OF DREAMSOld Arab / Grandfather / The old sailor / Voice from behind / The nightwatchman
L2!
LA TRAVIATADottore Grenvil
LADY MACBETH OF THE MTSENSK DISTRICTPriest
Old Convict
OTHELLOLodovico, ambassador of the Venetian Republic
ROBERT LE DIABLEBertram, his friend
SECRETMalina, a councillor
THE BARBER OF SEVILLE!!!Basilio, Rosina's music teacher
THE BARTERED BRIDEKecal, a marriage broker
THE FOUR-NOTE OPERABass
HAMLETClaudius, King of Denmark, brother of the late King Hamlet
L2!
LA TRAVIATADottore Grenvil
LADY MACBETH OF THE MTSENSK DISTRICTOld Convict
Priest
OTHELLOLodovico, ambassador of the Venetian Republic
SECRETMalina, a councillor
THE BARBER OF SEVILLE!!!Basilio, Rosina's music teacher
THE BARTERED BRIDEKecal, a marriage broker
THE RAPE OF LUCRETIACollatinu, a Roman general
ZOB, ZOB, ZOBAN!!!Water Spirit
ANDREA CHÉNIERPietro Fléville, a novelist
CHORUS GALA CONCERTSingers
HAMLETClaudius, King of Denmark, brother of the late King Hamlet
L2!
LA CLEMENZA DI TITOPublio, prefect of the praetorian guard
LA TRAVIATADottore Grenvil
ROBERTO DEVEREUXSir Gualtiero Raleigh
SECRETMalina, a councillor
TEMPESTStefano, adventurer, cellarman and drunk
THE BARBER OF SEVILLE!!!Basilio, Rosina's music teacher
THE BARTERED BRIDEKecal, a marriage broker
THE BRANDENBURGERS IN BOHEMIAOld villager
THE RAPE OF LUCRETIACollatinu, a Roman general
ANDREA CHÉNIERPietro Fléville, a novelist
HAMLETClaudius, King of Denmark, brother of the late King Hamlet
L2!
MARY STUARTGiorgio Talbot, Earl of Shrewsbury
NABUCCOZaccaria, high priest of the Jews
ROBERTO DEVEREUXSir Gualtiero Raleigh
THE BARTERED BRIDEKecal, a marriage broker
THE BRANDENBURGERS IN BOHEMIAOld villager
THE DEVIL’S WALLBeneš
THE FIERY ANGELInquisitor
ANDREA CHÉNIERPietro Fléville, a novelist
ANNA BOLENAHenry VIII.
ERNANIDon Ruy Gomez de Silva
EXCURSIONS OF MR BROUCEKSacristan, Lunigrove, Domšík from the Bell
GENOVEVABalthasar, Siegfried's servant
MARY STUARTGiorgio Talbot, Earl of Shrewsbury
NABUCCOZaccaria, high priest of the Jews
PHILOCTETESHerakles
THE BARTERED BRIDEKecal, a marriage broker
THE DEVIL’S WALLBeneš
THE FIERY ANGELInquisitor
ANNA BOLENAEnrico VIII.
ERNANIDon Ruy Gomez de Silva
GENOVEVABalthasar
JENUFA
KATYA KABANOVADikoj
LA TRAVIATA
LA WALLYStromminger
MIRANDOLINADi Forlimpopoli
NABUCCO
THE BARTERED BRIDE
THE BEST OF CZECH OPERA!Účinkují
THE DEVIL’S WALLBeneš

ANNA BOLENAEnrico VIII.
ARMIDAHydraot, the king of Damascus
FEDORA
KATYA KABANOVADikoj
LA BOHEMEColline
LA WALLYStromminger
LET'S MAKE AN OPERA! - THE LITTLE SWEEPMax
Bob / Tom
NABUCCO
ROMEO AND JULIETBrother Laurent
THE BARTERED BRIDE
THE SLEEPING BEAUTYGoliath
ARMIDAHydraot, the king of Damascus
CARDILLACGold seller
FEDORA
JENUFA
LA BOHEMEColline
LA TRAVIATA
LET'S MAKE AN OPERA! - THE LITTLE SWEEPMax
Bob / Tom
NABUCCO
ROMEO AND JULIETBrother Laurent
THE BARTERED BRIDE
THE MACROPULOS CASE Dr. Kolenatý
THE SLEEPING BEAUTYGoliath
CARDILLACGold seller
FALSTAFF
FEDORA
JENUFA
LA TRAVIATA
NABUCCO
ŠÁRKA, ARIADNA
THE BARTERED BRIDE
THE ITALIAN GIRL IN ALGIERS
THE SLEEPING BEAUTYGoliath
WERTHERBailli
THE BARTERED BRIDE
THE ITALIAN GIRL IN ALGIERS
The Marrige of Figaro
THE SLEEPING BEAUTY
NABUCCO
THE BARTERED BRIDE
The Marrige of Figarocount Almaviva
THE SLEEPING BEAUTY
NABUCCO
THE BARTERED BRIDE
LA TRAVIATA
NABUCCO
THE BARTERED BRIDE
LA TRAVIATA
NABUCCO
LA TRAVIATA
NABUCCO
NABUCCO
NABUCCO
NABUCCO
NABUCCO
Photos - Season:
RUSALKA
Kateřina Kněžíková (Rusalka, the water nymph), Martin Gurbaľ (Vodník, the water goblin)
Photo by: Martin Popelář
RUSALKA
Stanislava Jirků (Third wood sprite), Ivana Pavlů (Second wood sprite), Martin Gurbaľ (Vodník, the water goblin), Bohdana Šindlerová (Wood sprite)
Photo by: Martin Popelář
RUSALKA
Martin Gurbaľ (Vodník, the water goblin), Veronika Rovná Holbová (Rusalka, the water nymph)
Photo by: Martin Popelář
RUSALKA
Jakub Kettner (Gamekeeper), Ivana Ambrúsová (Kitchen girl), Martin Gurbaľ (Vodník, the water goblin)
Photo by: Martin Popelář
JULIETTE, OR THE KEY OF DREAMS
Luciano Mastro (Michel), Denisa Bílá (Woman selling birds and poultry / First gentleman), Martin Gurbaľ (Old Arab / Grandfather / The old sailor / Voice from behind / The nightwatchman), Jakub Kettner (Man with the helmet / The seller of memories / The beggar), Alžběta Vomáčková (Woman selling fish - Fortune teller), Ondřej Koplík (The police officer / The messenger / The forest guard / The railway engineer), Markéta Cukrová (Small Arab / The young sailor / Chasseur), Ivana Ambrúsová (Second gentleman), Jan Šťáva (Man in the window / Grandfather Youth / The convict)
Photo by: Martin Popelář
ROBERT LE DIABLE
Osud pekelný a zhoubný mne pronásleduje, utlačuje…


Martin Gurbaľ (Bertram, his friend), José Manuel (Robert, Duke of Normandy)
Photo by: Martin Popelář
LA TRAVIATA
Užít si! Jak lahodně to slovo zní!
Balet a sbor NDM.

Anna Nitrová (Flora Bervoix), Luciano Mastro (Alfredo Germont), Petr Urbánek (Marchese d'Aubigny), Milena Arsovska (Violetta Valéry), Ondřej Koplík (Gastone, viscount de Letorieres), Martin Gurbaľ (Dottore Grenvil)
Photo by: Martin Popelář
LA TRAVIATA
Vyspi se a sílu zas k hýření načerpej!
Sbor opery NDM

Petr Urbánek (Marchese d'Aubigny), Anna Nitrová (Flora Bervoix), Luciano Mastro (Alfredo Germont), Ondřej Koplík (Gastone, viscount de Letorieres), Milena Arsovska (Violetta Valéry), Jakub Kettner (Barone Douphol), Martin Gurbaľ (Dottore Grenvil)
Photo by: Martin Popelář
LA TRAVIATA
Liška mění kožich, ale nevzdá se neřesti.
Balet a sbor opery.

Lukáš Bařák (Marchese d'Aubigny), Martin Gurbaľ (Dottore Grenvil), Václav Morys (Gastone, viscount de Letorieres), Vít Roleček (Alexandre Dumas fils), Anna Nitrová (Flora Bervoix)
Photo by: Martin Popelář
LA TRAVIATA
… bitevní pole zasvětíme všem udatným hráčům.
Balet a sbor opery.

Roman Vlkovič (Barone Douphol), Luciano Mastro (Alfredo Germont), Veronika Rovná Holbová (Violetta Valéry), Martin Gurbaľ (Dottore Grenvil), Václav Morys (Gastone, viscount de Letorieres), Anna Nitrová (Flora Bervoix), Lukáš Bařák (Marchese d'Aubigny)
Photo by: Martin Popelář
LA TRAVIATA
Má drahá, jsi ušlechtilou obětí zoufalé lásky.

Svatopluk Sem (Giorgio Germont, his father), Luciano Mastro (Alfredo Germont), Veronika Rovná Holbová (Violetta Valéry), Ivana Ambrúsová (Annina), Vít Roleček (Alexandre Dumas fils), Martin Gurbaľ (Dottore Grenvil)
Photo by: Martin Popelář
LA TRAVIATA
Anna Nitrová (Flora Bervoix), Martin Šrejma (Alfredo Germont), Milena Arsovska (Violetta Valéry), Lukáš Bařák (Marchese d'Aubigny), Martin Gurbaľ (Dottore Grenvil)
Photo by: Martin Popelář
THE BARTERED BRIDE
Linda Ballová (Mařenka, their daughter), František Zahradníček (Mícha, a landowner), Anna Nitrová (Háta, his wife), Martin Gurbaľ (Kecal, a marriage broker), Jakub Kettner (Krušina, a peasant), Eva Dřízgová-Jirušová (Ludmila, his wife)
Photo by: Eva Mikulášková
ZOB, ZOB, ZOBAN!!!
Martin Gurbaľ (Water Spirit)
Photo by: Martin Kusyn
ZOB, ZOB, ZOBAN!!!
Děti Operního studia NDM

Martin Gurbaľ (Water Spirit)
Photo by: Martin Kusyn
CHORUS GALA CONCERT
Martin Gurbaľ (Singers)
Photo by: Martin Popelář
SECRET
Jakub Tolaš (An entrepreneur), Martin Gurbaľ (Malina, a councillor), Josef Škarka (Bonifác, veteran soldier), Anna Nitrová (Panna Róza, Malina's sister), Lucie Kašpárková (Blaženka, Malina's daughter), Tomáš Černý (Vít, a huntsman, Kalina's son)
Photo by: Martin Popelář
SECRET
Václav Morys (Skřivánek, a singer), Josef Škarka (Bonifác, veteran soldier), Lucie Kašpárková (Blaženka, Malina's daughter), Martin Gurbaľ (Malina, a councillor)
Photo by: Martin Popelář
SECRET
Josef Škarka (Bonifác, veteran soldier), Lucie Kašpárková (Blaženka, Malina's daughter), Anna Nitrová (Panna Róza, Malina's sister), Martin Gurbaľ (Malina, a councillor)
Photo by: Martin Popelář
TEMPEST
Jevhen Šokalo (Caliban, disfigured savage and slave), Václav Morys (Trinkulo, adventurer, clown), Martin Gurbaľ (Stefano, adventurer, cellarman and drunk)
Photo by: Martin Popelář
THE BARBER OF SEVILLE!!!
Miloš Horák (Bartolo, doctor of medicine, Rosina's guardian), Martin Šrejma (Count Almaviva), Martin Gurbaľ (Basilio, Rosina's music teacher), Erik Ondruš (Ambrogio, Bartolo's servant)
Photo by: Martin Popelář
THE BARBER OF SEVILLE!!!
Martin Gurbaľ (Basilio, Rosina's music teacher), Eva Dřízgová-Jirušová (Berta, old governess in Bartolo's house), Miloš Horák (Bartolo, doctor of medicine, Rosina's guardian), Svatopluk Sem (Figaro, barber), Martin Šrejma (Count Almaviva), Veronika Rovná Holbová (Rosina, rich pupil in Bartolo's house)
Photo by: Martin Popelář
THE BARBER OF SEVILLE!!!
Svatopluk Sem (Figaro, barber), Martin Gurbaľ (Basilio, Rosina's music teacher), Eva Dřízgová-Jirušová (Berta, old governess in Bartolo's house), Veronika Rovná Holbová (Rosina, rich pupil in Bartolo's house), Miloš Horák (Bartolo, doctor of medicine, Rosina's guardian), Martin Šrejma (Count Almaviva), Tomasz Suchanek (Officer)
Photo by: Martin Popelář
THE RAPE OF LUCRETIA
Martin Gurbaľ (Collatinu, a Roman general), Thomas Weinhappel (Tarquinius, prince of Rome), Jorge Garza (Male Chorus), Lukáš Bařák (Junius, a Roman general)
Photo by: Martin Popelář
THE RAPE OF LUCRETIA
Martin Gurbaľ (Collatinu, a Roman general), Thomas Weinhappel (Tarquinius, prince of Rome), Lukáš Bařák (Junius, a Roman general)
Photo by: Martin Popelář
THE RAPE OF LUCRETIA
Martin Gurbaľ (Collatinu, a Roman general), Thomas Weinhappel (Tarquinius, prince of Rome), Jorge Garza (Male Chorus), Lukáš Bařák (Junius, a Roman general)
Photo by: Martin Popelář
THE RAPE OF LUCRETIA
Martin Gurbaľ (Collatinu, a Roman general), Thomas Weinhappel (Tarquinius, prince of Rome), Lukáš Bařák (Junius, a Roman general)
Photo by: Martin Popelář
THE RAPE OF LUCRETIA
Jorge Garza (Male Chorus), Martin Gurbaľ (Collatinu, a Roman general), Veronika Rovná Holbová (Lucia, a maid), Lukáš Bařák (Junius, a Roman general), Markéta Cukrová (Bianca, Lucretia's old nurse)
Photo by: Martin Popelář
THE RAPE OF LUCRETIA
Markéta Cukrová (Bianca, Lucretia's old nurse), Jorge Garza (Male Chorus), Martin Gurbaľ (Collatinu, a Roman general), Janja Vuletic (Lucretia, wife of Collatinus)
Photo by: Martin Popelář
THE RAPE OF LUCRETIA
Markéta Cukrová (Bianca, Lucretia's old nurse), Jorge Garza (Male Chorus), Martin Gurbaľ (Collatinu, a Roman general), Janja Vuletic (Lucretia, wife of Collatinus), Eva Dřízgová-Jirušová (Female Chorus), Veronika Rovná Holbová (Lucia, a maid)
Photo by: Martin Popelář
THE RAPE OF LUCRETIA
Jorge Garza (Male Chorus), Markéta Cukrová (Bianca, Lucretia's old nurse), Janja Vuletic (Lucretia, wife of Collatinus), Martin Gurbaľ (Collatinu, a Roman general), Eva Dřízgová-Jirušová (Female Chorus), Veronika Rovná Holbová (Lucia, a maid), Lukáš Bařák (Junius, a Roman general)
Photo by: Martin Popelář
HAMLET
Janja Vuletic (Gertrude, Queen, widow of King Hamlet and mother to Prince Hamlet), Martin Gurbaľ (Claudius, King of Denmark, brother of the late King Hamlet), Roman Vlkovič (Polonius, court chancellor), Jana Sibera (Ophélie, daughter of Polonius)
Photo by: Martin Popelář
HAMLET
Janja Vuletic (Gertrude, Queen, widow of King Hamlet and mother to Prince Hamlet), Thomas Weinhappel (Hamlet, Prince of Denmark), Martin Gurbaľ (Claudius, King of Denmark, brother of the late King Hamlet)
Photo by: Martin Popelář
HAMLET
Martin Gurbaľ (Claudius, King of Denmark, brother of the late King Hamlet), Janja Vuletic (Gertrude, Queen, widow of King Hamlet and mother to Prince Hamlet), Thomas Weinhappel (Hamlet, Prince of Denmark)
Photo by: Martin Popelář
HAMLET
Jana Zelenková (Ballet dancers), Jiří Dvořák (Ballet dancers), Rodion Zelenkov (Ballet dancers), Macbeth Konstantin Kaněra (Ballet dancers), Lucie Kovářová (Ballet dancers), Jana Kopecká (Ballet dancers), Thomas Weinhappel (Hamlet, Prince of Denmark), Janja Vuletic (Gertrude, Queen, widow of King Hamlet and mother to Prince Hamlet), Martin Gurbaľ (Claudius, King of Denmark, brother of the late King Hamlet)
Photo by: Martin Popelář
HAMLET
Václav Morys (Marcellus, friend of Hamlet), Jana Zelenková (Ballet dancers), Jiří Dvořák (Ballet dancers), Macbeth Konstantin Kaněra (Ballet dancers), Rodion Zelenkov (Ballet dancers), Lucie Kovářová (Ballet dancers), Jana Kopecká (Ballet dancers), Janja Vuletic (Gertrude, Queen, widow of King Hamlet and mother to Prince Hamlet), Thomas Weinhappel (Hamlet, Prince of Denmark), Martin Gurbaľ (Claudius, King of Denmark, brother of the late King Hamlet)
Photo by: Martin Popelář
HAMLET
Václav Morys (Marcellus, friend of Hamlet), David Szendiuch (Horatio, friend of Hamlet), Thomas Weinhappel (Hamlet, Prince of Denmark), Janja Vuletic (Gertrude, Queen, widow of King Hamlet and mother to Prince Hamlet), Martin Gurbaľ (Claudius, King of Denmark, brother of the late King Hamlet), Jana Sibera (Ophélie, daughter of Polonius), Roman Vlkovič (Polonius, court chancellor)
Photo by: Martin Popelář
HAMLET
Václav Morys (Marcellus, friend of Hamlet), Janja Vuletic (Gertrude, Queen, widow of King Hamlet and mother to Prince Hamlet), David Szendiuch (Horatio, friend of Hamlet), Martin Gurbaľ (Claudius, King of Denmark, brother of the late King Hamlet), Thomas Weinhappel (Hamlet, Prince of Denmark), Jana Sibera (Ophélie, daughter of Polonius)
Photo by: Martin Popelář
HAMLET
Janja Vuletic (Gertrude, Queen, widow of King Hamlet and mother to Prince Hamlet), Martin Gurbaľ (Claudius, King of Denmark, brother of the late King Hamlet), Roman Vlkovič (Polonius, court chancellor), Jana Zelenková (Ballet dancers), Jana Sibera (Ophélie, daughter of Polonius), Jana Kopecká (Ballet dancers)
Photo by: Martin Popelář
HAMLET
David Szendiuch (Horatio, friend of Hamlet), Thomas Weinhappel (Hamlet, Prince of Denmark), Jana Sibera (Ophélie, daughter of Polonius), Roman Vlkovič (Polonius, court chancellor), Janja Vuletic (Gertrude, Queen, widow of King Hamlet and mother to Prince Hamlet), Martin Gurbaľ (Claudius, King of Denmark, brother of the late King Hamlet)
Photo by: Martin Popelář
L2!
Jan Vlas, Martin Gurbaľ, Juraj Čiernik
Photo by: Martin Popelář
THE BRANDENBURGERS IN BOHEMIA
Naše role zpustošili! Naše chyše nám spálili! Naše dítky nám vraždili!
Sbor opery NDM (vesničané)

Martin Gurbaľ (Old villager)
Photo by: Martin Popelář
EXCURSIONS OF MR BROUCEK
Josef Moravec (Painter, voice / Duhoslav / Vojta), Michal Vojta (Composer, Harper, Miroslav, the goldsmith), Jiří Brückler (Poet, Cloudy, Vacek the Bearded), Arnold Bezuyen (Matěj Brouček, a landlord), Jindřich Panský (Pegasus / Ghost), Alexandr Beň (Würfl, a bartender, Wonderglitter, councillor), Martina Šnytová (Young waiter at bar, Child prodigy, Student), Agnieszka Bochenek-Osiecka (Málinka, his daughter, lunar goddess, Kunka), Martin Gurbaľ (Sacristan, Lunigrove, Domšík from the Bell)
Photo by: Martin Popelář
PHILOCTETES
Jana Hrochová (Neoptolemos, Achilles son), Petr Venera (Guards), Martin Gurbaľ (Herakles), Jan Hrubý (Guards), Jakub Tolaš (Filoktetes)
Photo by: Martin Popelář
PHILOCTETES
Martin Gurbaľ (Herakles)
Photo by: Martin Popelář
ERNANI
Luciano Mastro (Ernani), Frédérique Friess (Elvira), Anna Nitrová (Giovanna), Václav Živný (Jago), Martin Gurbaľ (Don Ruy Gomez de Silva), Aleš Jenis (Don Carlo)
Photo by: Martin Popelář
ERNANI
Luciano Mastro (Ernani), Martin Gurbaľ (Don Ruy Gomez de Silva), Frédérique Friess (Elvira)
Photo by: Martin Popelář
ERNANI
Aleš Jenis (Don Carlo), Anna Nitrová (Giovanna), Frédérique Friess (Elvira), Martin Gurbaľ (Don Ruy Gomez de Silva)
Photo by: Martin Popelář
ERNANI
Luciano Mastro (Ernani), Martin Gurbaľ (Don Ruy Gomez de Silva)
Photo by: Martin Popelář
ERNANI
Luciano Mastro (Ernani), Martin Gurbaľ (Don Ruy Gomez de Silva)
Photo by: Martin Popelář
ERNANI
Martin Gurbaľ (Don Ruy Gomez de Silva), Anna Nitrová (Giovanna), Aleš Jenis (Don Carlo), Frédérique Friess (Elvira), Luciano Mastro (Ernani)
Photo by: Martin Popelář
ERNANI
Luciano Mastro (Ernani), Martin Gurbaľ (Don Ruy Gomez de Silva)
Photo by: Martin Popelář
ERNANI
Martin Gurbaľ (Don Ruy Gomez de Silva), Luciano Mastro (Ernani), Frédérique Friess (Elvira)
Photo by: Martin Popelář
GENOVEVA
Michal Onufer (Caspar), Martin Gurbaľ (Balthasar), Philippe Do (Golo)
Photo by: Martin Popelář
GENOVEVA
Eva Dřízgová-Jirušová (Genoveva), Martin Gurbaľ (Balthasar), Michal Onufer (Caspar)
Photo by: Martin Popelář
GENOVEVA
Jakub Kettner (Siegfried), Martin Gurbaľ (Balthasar), Frédérique Friess (Genoveva), Roman Vlkovič (Caspar), Yvona Škvárová (Margaretha)
Photo by: Martin Popelář
KATYA KABANOVA
Martin Gurbaľ (Dikoj), Eva Urbanová (Kabanicha), Eva Dřízgová-Jirušová (Káťa Kabanová)
Photo by: Martin Popelář
MIRANDOLINA
Martin Gurbaľ (Di Forlimpopoli), Jan Willem Baljet (Di Ripafratta), Martin Šrejma (Conte d´Albafiorita), Aleš Briscein (Fabrizio), Kateřina Kněžíková (Mirandolina)
Photo by: Martin Popelář
MIRANDOLINA
Kateřina Kněžíková (Mirandolina), Martin Gurbaľ (Di Forlimpopoli), Eva Dřízgová-Jirušová (Ortensia), Anna Nitrová (Deianira)
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THE DEVIL’S WALL
Ulf Paulsen (Rarach, the devil), Martin Gurbaľ (Beneš)
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Martin Gurbaľ
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ANNA BOLENA
Philippe Do (Lord Riccardo Percy), Agnieszka Bochenek-Osiecka (Anna Bolena), Martin Gurbaľ (Enrico VIII.), Bogdan Kurowski (Lord Rochefort), Anna Nitrová (Smeton)
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ANNA BOLENA
Martin Gurbaľ (Enrico VIII.)
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ANNA BOLENA
Závěr opery

Václav Morys (Sir Hervey), Jan Šťáva (Lord Rochefort), Kateřina Jalovcová (Giovanna Seymour), Elona Korzhevych (Anna Bolena), Martin Gurbaľ (Enrico VIII.), Philippe Do (Lord Riccardo Percy), Václava Krejčí Housková (Smeton)
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FEDORA
Martin Štolba, Václav Morys, Martin Gurbaľ
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FEDORA
Martin Gurbaľ, Nana Miriani
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KATYA KABANOVA
Martin Gurbaľ (Dikoj), Nadine Secunde (Kabanicha), Morenike Fadayomi (Káťa Kabanová)
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ARMIDA
Martin Gurbaľ (Hydraot, the king of Damascus), Richard Haan (Ismen, the master of Syria, wizard)
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THE BARTERED BRIDE
Martin Gurbaľ, Magda Málková
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THE BARTERED BRIDE
Jaroslav Březina, Martin Gurbaľ
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THE BARTERED BRIDE
Martin Gurbaľ
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FALSTAFF
Václav Morys, Juraj Hollý, Peter Mikuláš, Martin Gurbaľ
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NABUCCO
Veronika Rovná Holbová, Martin Gurbaľ
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NABUCCO
Veronika Rovná Holbová, Martin Gurbaľ
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THE ITALIAN GIRL IN ALGIERS
Matěj Chadima, Martin Gurbaľ
Photo by: Vojtěch Bartek
THE ITALIAN GIRL IN ALGIERS
Martin Gurbaľ, Marianna Pillárová
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THE ITALIAN GIRL IN ALGIERS
Martin Gurbaľ, Anna Nitrová
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THE ITALIAN GIRL IN ALGIERS
Anna Nitrová, Martin Gurbaľ, Martin Šrejma, Marianna Pillárová
Photo by: Vojtěch Bartek