Vocal Coach – Opera
Born in New York, Mark Pinzow earned his Bachelor of Music from McGill University and a Diploma in conducting from the Conservatoire du Quebec. He has been a repetitor and conductor in many opera houses including Städtische Bühnen Bielefeld, Schleswig-Hosteinisches Landestheater Flensburg in Germany and Landestheater Linz in Austria. Mark served as Studienleiter at Saarländisches Staatstheater Saarbrücken, Oper Frankfurt, Oper Leipzig and Det Kongelige Teater Copenhagen. As assistant conductor, he has worked at Komische Oper Berlin and Opera de la Bastille Paris. Mark currently works as Vocal Coach at the National Opera Prague, National Opera Brno and the Wiener Staatsoper and teaches at HAMU (Music Academy) in Prague. He was Jiri Kout’s assistant for 13 years and speaks English, German, French, Italian, Danish and Czech.