Born in California, Andrew Robert Munn attracted attention as a finalist in the Cesti Competition Innsbruck in 2019, and he recently made important debuts: in New York’s Carnegie Hall this bass vocalist was a soloist in the world premiere of Zhou Long’s oratorio “Men of Iron and the Golden Spike.” In addition, he sang 2019 in Chaya Czernowin’s “Heart Chamber” at the Deutsche Oper Berlin. He returned to the Opera na Zamku in Szczecin, Poland, performing the role of Frère Laurent in Charles Gounod’s “Roméo et Juliette,” and he performed the role of King Atrace in Alessandro Melani’s “L’empio punito” at the Innsbruck Festival of Early Music in the summer of 2020. In the 2021/2022 season he will be performing at the Landestheater Salzburg, where he will take on roles such as Truffaldin in Richard Strauss’ “Ariadne auf Naxos”; Un Medico in Giuseppe Verdi’s “Macbeth” at Felsenreitschule in Salzburg; and Sarastro in “The Magic Flute.”
After completing his studies at the Juilliard School in New York, Andrew Robert Munn moved to Berlin in 2018. His first season in Europe saw him appear as Seneca in Claudio Monteverdi’s “L’incoronazione di Poppea” ; as Inspector and Uncle Albert in Philip Glass’ “The Trial”; and as Sarastro in “The Magic Flute.” He and the pianist Rami Sarieddine founded the project platform Chimera and the ensemble duo+ in 2019.