Im summer 2016 the Greek artist Angelos Samartzis enjoyed a major success in the mega opera event "The Spanish Night with Carmen - Zarzuela Show' at the Wroclaw Opera Shortly afterwards he was celebrated as RODOLFO in" La Boheme" at the Nordhausen Theatre.
“Als Rudolfo the Rhodos-born Greek Angelos Samartzis impressed with his brilliant high notes. The audience rewarded him with standing ovations.” (Thüringer Allgemeine)
Angelos Samartzis was born in Athens and raised in Rhodos. He studied singing and music at the Athens Conservatory and Law at the Athens University.
He graduated in opera music at the Karlsruhe Music Conservatory with Stephan Kohlenberg and Julia Várady and completed his musical studies with a master degree at the Music Academy Hanns Eisler Berlin with Stephan Rügamer and Julia Várady.
The singer attend master classes with Jane Henschel, Cheryl Studer, Robert Dean Smith, Marlis Petersen, Donald Litaker, David Jones and Brian Zeger.
In 2007 he made his debut at the Greek National Opera as RAMIRO in "La Cenerentola".
Angelos Samartzis already sang such parts as HOFFMANN (The Tales of Hoffmann/ J.Offenbach), RODOLFO (La boheme / G.Puccini), FAUST (Faust / C.Gounod), GIRAFFIER (Lesa deux aveugles / J.Offenbach), LACOUF (Les mamelles de Tiresias / F.Poulenc) as well as ALWA and MALER in a concert performance of Alban Berg's " Lulu".
At the Rheinsberg Castle Chamber Orchestra's Festival the tenor performed CARAVADOSSI l.
In January 2016 he took part in the world premiere of the opera "Das schwarze Wasser at the Neuköllner Oper Berlin. In January 2017 he made his debut as NARRABOTHin "Salome" at the Theatre Nordhausen.
Angelos Samartzis regularly appears in concerts and opera galas with such orchestras as the Brandenburg State Orchestra Frankfurt, Thüringen Philharmonic Orchestra Gotha, the Brandenburg Symphonic Orchestra, or the Polish State Philharmonic Orchestra.
In the season 2017/18 he performs a. o. RODOLFO and ISMAELE at the Saarbrucken State Theatre.