Mart Madiste


Mart Madiste has studied singing at the Estonian Academy of Music with Professor Matti Pelo and Helin Kapten. He has furthered his training with Professor Virgilijus Noreika. Mart Madiste is the soloist of the Estonian National Opera since 1999. His repertoire includes Verdi’s Alfredo (“La traviata”), Riccardo (“Un ballo in maschera”), Duke (“Rigoletto”), Puccini’s Des Grieux (“Manon Lescaut”), Cavaradossi (“Tosca”), Rodolfo (“La bohѐme”) and Trin (“La fanciulla del West”, stage director José Cura), as well as the title role in Wagner’s “Tannhäuser”, Melot (“Tristan und Isolde”) and Steersman (“Der fliegende Holländer”), Don José (Bizet’s “Carmen”), Hermann (“The Queen of Spades” by Tchaikovsky), Hoffmann (“Les contes d’Hoffmann” by Offenbach), Prince (Prokofiev’s “The Love for Three Oranges”), Turiddu (Mascagni’s “Cavalleria rusticana”), Beppe and Arlecchino (Leoncavallo’s “I pagliacci”), Bomelius (Rimsky-Korsakov’s “The Tsar’s Bride”), Basilio (Mozart’s “Le nozze di Figaro”), Speaker Einrih (Puur’s “The Colours of Clouds”), First Guest and Jacob Wallenberg (Tüür’s “Wallenberg”), Melot (Wagner’s “Tristan und Isolde”), Reinhold (Tubin’s “Barbara von Tisenhusen”), Eustazio (Händel’s “Rinaldo”), etc. He has also performed at Vanemuine Theatre and sung the soloist parts at large-scale works. In 2009 Mart Madiste was awarded with the Georg Ots Prize.

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