About TOV:

Steffen Bruun, bass

Danish bass Steffen Bruun studied opera in Copenhagen and in Sydney and graduated in 2005. That same year he had his stage debut as The Emperor in Stravinsky’s The Nightingale. His operatic repertoire ranges from Monteverdi over Mozart to Mussorgsky and Ravel, having also featured in Massenet’s Manon alongside Patricia Petibon. Steffen is an esteemed concert singer works such as Bach’s Christmas Oratorio and the passions St. John and St. Matthew, the Requiems of Mozart, Fauré and Schubert, Berlioz’ L’Enfance du Christ, Janacek’s Glagolitic Mass, Buxtehude’s Membra Jesu Nostri as well as Monteverdi's Vespro delle Beate Vergine and 8th Madrigal Book. He has sung with orchestras such as the Danish National Symphony Orchestra, Concerto Copenhagen, Kieler Barock, Oxford Philomusica, Les Ambassadeurs and Malmö Symphony Orchestra. Recent recordings include a first performance of Paul von Klenau’s 9th Symphony and a new recording of Carl Nielsen’s opera Masquerade, both with Danish National Symphony Orchestra under Michael Schønwandt.