After his studies in Vienna, the Croatian tenor won the 1st prize at the international "Ferruccio Tagliavini" competition in Deutschlandsberg (Austria) in 1999.
In 2000 he was engaged by the Bremen Theater (Don Ottavio, Alfredo, Ferrando, Tamino, Rodolfo), where he was a member of the ensemble until 2002.
Since then he has been a welcome guest at all major opera houses. He has made guest appearances at the Bavarian State Opera in Munich, the Berlin State Opera, the Hamburg State Opera, the Semperoper in Dresden, the Volksoper in Vienna, La Scala in Milan, the Bolshoi Theatre in Moscow, the Malmö Opera, the Teatro Communale in Florence, the Croatian National Theatre in Zagreb, the Théâtre du Capitole in Toulouse, the Opéra National de Paris, the Theatro Municipal de São Paulo, the West Australian Opera and the Opera House in Daegu (Korea). There he sang roles such as Don Ottavio (DON GIOVANNI), Tamino (DIE ZAUBERFLÖTE), Ferrando (COSÌ FAN TUTTE), Rodolfo (LA BOHÈME), Alfredo (LA TRAVIATA), Don Carlos (DON CARLOS), Erik (DER FLIEGENDE HOLLÄNDER), Lohengrin (LOHENGRIN), Florestan (FIDELIO), Nemorino (L'ELISIR D'AMORE) and Edgardo (LUCIA DI LAMMERMOOR). At the Bayreuth Festival, he has appeared in recent years as Steuermann and Erik (DER FLIEGENDE HOLLÄNDER), among others. With the Berlin Philharmonic under Bernhard Haitink, Tomislav Mužek gave guest performances of the Missa Solemnis both at the Berlin Philharmonie and at the Salzburg Easter Festival.
Guest engagements in the 2023/2024 season will take him to the Teatro Real Madrid as Stolzing (DIE MEISTERSINGER VON NÜRNBERG) and to the Opéra National de Bordeaux as the Prince (RUSALKA), among others.
Since the fall of 2014, the artist has enjoyed a close collaboration with the Semperoper Dresden, where he has sung, among others. as Rodolfo (LA BOHÈME), Cavaradossi (TOSCA), Carlos (DON CALORS), Foresto (ATTILA), Lenski (EUGEN ONEGIN), Prince (RUSALKA), Tamino (DIE ZAUBERFLÖTE), Max (DER FREISCHÜTZ), Erik (DER FLIEGENDE HOLLÄNDER), Florestan (FIDELIO), Stolzing (DIE MEISTERSINGER VON NÜRNBERG) and as the King's son in the new production DIE KÖNIGSKINDER.
Engagements in Bayreuth
|2023||Der fliegende Holländer||Erik|
|2018||Der fliegende Holländer||Erik|
|2015||Der fliegende Holländer||Erik|
|2014||Der fliegende Holländer||Erik|
|2013||Der fliegende Holländer||Erik|
|2005||Der fliegende Holländer||Der Steuermann|
|2004||Der fliegende Holländer||Der Steuermann|
|2003||Der fliegende Holländer||Der Steuermann|