Dr. Valentin Gloor achieved his diplomas as a singer at the Music University Winterthur-Zurich (P. Steiner) and at the University of Music and Dramatic Arts Graz (U. Bästlein) with distinction and got a prize of appreciation for outstanding performance at Graz.
He attended master classes by Charles Spencer, Norman Shetler, Brigitte Fassbaender, Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau and others. He performs a broad repertoire in concerts throughout Europe, from Renaissance music up to a number of premières. He achieved further specialization in lied and oratorio, and he participates in opera projects.
He has released a number of CD recordings and he sang on tours to the US, to South Korea, Hongkong, Mainland China and Brazil.
In 2013 he completed his doctoral studies at the University of Music and Dramatic Arts Graz and got his degree Doctor Artium with distinction. He was a doctoral researcher at ORCiM 2011 to 2013 and carries on his research work on performance concepts as ORCiM Research Fellow since summer 2013.