was a member of the International Opera Studio at Staatsoper Hamburg where he had the opportunity to sing a wide range of his repertoire in main stage productions.
He was already invited as a guest soloist by renowned opera companies including the Staatsoper and Komische Oper Berlin, the Staatsoper Dresden, the Théatre des Champs Elysees Paris, the Grand Theatre de Genève, the Theater an der Wien, Polish National Opera (Teatr Wielki) Warsaw, Opera Vlaanderen Antwerp/Gent as well as the Salzburg Festival (Young Singers Project), the Glyndebourne Festival and the “Festival der Alten Musik“ Innsbruck.
His repertoire contains Tamino (The Magic Flute), Don Ottavio (Don Giovanni), Il Conte d’Almaviva (Il Barbiere di Siviglia), Pedrillo (The Abduction From The Seraglio), Osman (Händels Almira), Baron Kronthal (Lortzings Der Wildschütz), Dancing Master, Brighella & Scaramuccio (Ariadne auf Naxos), Steersman (The Flying Dutchman) and a numerous smaller roles.
He is also well-known for his concertrepertoire which ranges from Bachs “St. Matthews” and Händels “Messiah” until Haydns “The Creation” and Mendelssohns “Paulus” which he sung with conductors such as Simone Young, Kent Nagano, Alessandro de Marchi, Rafael Frühbeck de Burgos and Cornelius Meister.
With the season 2017/18 Manuel Günther became member of the ensemble at Staatsoper München.