Tenor, Zoltán Korda, is a graduate of the vocal department of the Janáček Academy of Music and Performing Arts (JAMU) in Brno. During his studies he successfully participated in the International Antonin Dvořák Singing Competition, where he won 2nd prize and in the International Mozart Competition in Salzburg, where he was awarded a special prize for his performance. He furthered his singing education in Osimo, Italy where he was on a scholarship under the guidance of Professor Melani and also worked with the tenor F. Corelli.
Since 1997 he has been a soloist of the Janáček Opera of the National Theatre Brno where he has performed a variety of tenor roles including Tamino (The Magic Flute), Narraboth (Salome), Janek (The Makropulos Case), Kudriash (Katya Kabanova), Vašek (The Bartered Bride), Goro (Madama Butterfly) and Sempronio (Lo speziale). In 1999 he was nominated for a Thalia Award for his portrayal of the role Nemorino in Donizetti's L'elisir d'amore. Beyond the opera stage in Brno he has also worked with other companies in the Czech Republic. He is a frequent guest artist with the Prague State Opera and the Moravian Theatre Olomouc.