HRL Welcomes Karl Huml


Haydn Rawstron Limited is delighted to welcome the Australian bass Karl Huml to the agency.

Currently resident in Vienna, Mr. Huml was, until 2012, contracted to the Wiener Volksoper, where he has performed Bartolo (Le Nozze di Figaro), Il Commendatore (Don Giovanni) and Quince (Midsummer Night’s Dream). Before that, he was engaged at the Cologne Opera Studio and later as a company member at the Cologne Opera and at the Bremen Theater, where he sang Ramfis, Sarastro, Colline, Don Basilio (Barbiere), Colatinus (The Rape of Lucretia), Ferrando (Trovatore), Frère Laurent (Roméo et Juliette), Timur (Turandot), Snug/Theseus (Midsummer Night’s Dream), Hermit (Freischütz), Der Tod (Kaiser von Atlantis) and the title role in Massenet‘s Don Quichotte.

Karl’s recent engagements include the debut at the Salzburger Festspiele as Ortel in „Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg“, „Il Trovatore“ at the Wiener Festwochen, Héraut in „L’Amour des trois Oranges“ and Budd in „Albert Herring“ at the Maggio Musicale, Wagner in Gounod‘s „Faust“ at the Teatro Comunale in Florence, 5th Jew and 2nd Soldier in „Salome“ at the Theater an der Wien, Commendatore, Osmin and Alaskawolf Joe in Rostock as well as Bailli in „Werther“ and Police Chief in „Lady Macbeth of Mtsensk“ in Klagenfurt. Earlier engagements include roles at Opera Australia and the West Australian Opera, concerts with the West Australian Symphony Orchestra, 5th Jew in Salome in Hamburg and Brisbane, Il Frate (Don Carlo) in Essen, Inigo Gomez in „L’heure Espagnole“ and Zuniga in „Carmen“ in Vienna, Sparafucile in Perth and a return to Bremen as Don Quichotte. He also sang Daland in „Der fliegende Hollaender“ at London’s Barbican.