Great press for Joan Martin-Royo’s Papageno in Madrid

Joan Martin-Royo, - baritone - c. A Bofill DSC_4660 - Med resJoan Martín-Royo’s Papageno in Die Zauberflöte at the Teatro Real has received much critical acclaim:

Papageno (played by Joan Martín-Royo –sensational …) Punta Fina, 18 January 2016

Papageno, played with genius by Joan Martín-Royo … El Imparcial, 17 January 2016

Joan Martín-Royo made a perfect Papageno … with a smooth and agile voice and excellent German diction. El Pais, 17 January 2016

You cannot fault the Papageno of Joan Martín – Royo whose voice is perfectly suited to the role of the bird catcher. Opera World, 20 January 2016 

The production by Barrie Kosky and Suzanne Andrade is conducted by Ivor Bolton. Joan will sing further performances on January 22, 24, 26, 28 and 30.

Joan Martín-Royo goes to the ball

Catalan baritone Joan Martin-Royo will make his UK opera début singing Dandini in the ever-popular Peter Hall production of La Cenerentola for Glyndebourne on Tour conducted by Enrique Mazzola: 
October 10, 14, 19, 24, 27, 30 – Glyndebourne; November 3, 6 – New Victoria Theatre, Woking; November 10, 13 – Milton Keynes Theatre, Milton Keynes; November 17, 20 – Theatre, Royal, Norwich; November 24, 27 –  Theatre Royal, Plymouth; December 1 – Regent Theatre, Stoke on Trent.