Roman Hoza

Guest of the Opera

Baritone Roman Hoza finished his studies on Janáček Academy of Music in Brno in the class of Zdeněk Šmukař and on Universität für Musik und Darstellende Kunst in Vienna in the class of Margit Klaushofer. He also attended a number of international courses of G. Beňačková, H. Deutsch, P. Dvorský, T. Krause, Ch. Ludwig, A. Plachetka and others. He is a laureate of many international competitions including 2015 Antonín Dvořák International Singing Competition (2nd prize in the category Junior and 1st prize in the category Lied). During his studies in Vienna Roman Hoza sang Leporello in Schlosstheater Schönbrunn and before he performed in many roles in The Chamber Opera of Janáček Academy, such as Eugene Onegin, Don Giovanni, Guglielmo (Così fan tutte), Mamma Agata (Viva la Mamma), Don Parmenione (Rossini: L’occassione fa il ladro), Tomeš (Smetana: The Kiss) and others. Roman Hoza made his debut in National Theatre Brno in 2011 as Papageno in Papageno spielt auf der Zauberflöte and performed here also as Konečný in Janáček’s opera Fate. He was a guest at the Silesian Theatre Opava (Bartolo in Il barbiere di Siviglia, Guglielmo in Così fan tutte). In the summer 2014, Roman Hoza appeared in the Salzburg Festival in La Cenerentola for children (Dandini) as a participant of Young Singers Project. In the same year he sang the parts of Hunter and Gamekeeper in Dvořák’s Rusalka in Opéra National de Lyon directed by Stefan Herheim. Since January 2015, Roman Hoza is a member of Deutsche Oper am Rhein Opera Studio in Düsseldorf/Duisburg, where he has sung Marullo (Rigoletto), Cristiano (Un ballo in maschera), Morales (Carmen) or Papageno (Kinderzauberflöte). In the 2015/16 season, Roman Hoza guest appeares as Figaro in the National Theatre in Prague and as Thomas’s Hamlet in the National Moravian-Silesian Theatre in Ostrava. He also focuses on early music cooperating with Czech ensembles like Cappella Mariana, Collegium 1704, Czech Ensemble Baroque, Musica Florea, Ensemble Inégal or Opera Diversa.
Photo: Ilona Sochorová
Update: January 2016

Roman Hoza appears in productions

SEASON 2016/2017