Bass-baritone Boris Prýgl ranks among the most talented young singers. In July 2017, he became a finalist of the International Singing Competition Belvedere which took place in Moscow’s opera Helikon. The same month he was also a finalist of world’s most prestigious singing competition: Plácido Domingo’s Operalia which took place in Astana. Boris is also a laureate of the 2015 Antonín Dvořák Singing Competition in Karlovy Vary and he took 2nd place at the Ferruccio Tagliavini International Singing Competition in Austria.
Boris graduated from the Academy of Music in Bratislava, Slovakia in the class of Peter Mikuláš. As a guest-soloist of the Slovak National Theatre, he sang the roles of Nazarene and Jew (Salome), Leporello (Don Giovanni), Basilio (Il barbiere di Siviglia), Don Fernando (Fidelio), Pietro (Simon Boccanegra), Brander (La Damnation de Faust), and Betto (Gianni Schicchi). In July 2016, Boris was Leporello at the Znojmo Music Festival alongside Don Giovanni of Adam Plachetka and he took part in a tour around Japan. In May 2017, he performed a solo recital within the International Music Festival Prague Spring and he assumed the role of the Governor in the Czech premiere of Rossini’s Le comte Ory at the National Theatre Brno.
In 2017–2019 he was a member of the Bavarian State Opera in Munich, and its Opera Studio. Since 2019/20 season he will be a soloist of the Bavarian State Opera. Boris is represented by Nachtigall Artists.