Philipp Mayer (1st bass) began his musical career studying classical percussion at the Anton-Bruckner-Privatuniversität in Linz. In 2007 he was awarded the Richard-Wagner scholarship. From 2010 he studied at the Musikhochschule Hanns Eisler Berlin with Roman Trekel and completed his master’s degree in opera singing, studying with Prof. Anneliese Fried. He has participated in numerous operas, oratorios, premieres and productions with dancers and actors. He has also directed two festivals reflecting his own interests both as an artist and a singer.