Baritone Singer

 

PROFILE

 

I am a 29 year old professional baritone singer. I have a deep love for music and the arts, and a curiosity about the people who create it. I am interested in making valuable and long-lasting professional connections.



KEY ACHIEVEMENTS



  • Premiered Monk Faming in Anna Vienna Ho’s socially distanced The Monk of the River, August 2021

  • Premiered Jesus in Gary Rushton’s remote production of The Lost Path with Green Opera, January 2021.

  • Moralès/ Remendado/ Chorus in Rogue Opera’s touring production of Carmen, August 2019.

  • Guglielmo in Rose Opera’s Cosí fan tutte, July 2019.

  • Papageno in Flat Pack Music’s Die Zauberflöte, July 2019.

  • Masetto/ Chorus/ Extra in Rogue Opera’s touring production of Don Giovanni, June-July 2019.

  • Robert in Tchaikovsky’s Iolanta (in Russian), March 2019.

  • Earl of Dunmow for New London Opera Group’s A Dinner Engagement by Lennox Berkeley, February 2019.

  • Dr Falke for Kensington Opera’s Die Fledermaus, December 2018.

  • Dandini in Red Earth Opera’s production of Rossini’s La Cenerentola, October 2018

  • Belcore in L’elisir d’amore with New Sussex Opera, May 2018.

  • Alcindoro and Benoit in Puccini’s La bohème, touring production with Flat Pack Music, July 2018 and July 2019.

  • Simone in Puccini’s Gianni Schicchi with Hand-made Opera Company, which toured successfully across Italy and England (2016/2017).

  • Premiered the following roles in five newly composed operas at MCYO’s 2017 course: Father in Sophie Sully’s Dora, Number One in Louis Ashton’s The Ephemeral Legend of the Madman’s Handkerchief: Episode 1, Refugee in James Keirle’s Not on the List, Matt in Jingyu Chen’s Call of Duty, and Omertà and The Law in Edgar Divver’s Mea Culpa.

  • Bartolo in an acclaimed student performance of Mozart’s Marriage of Figaro (2014).

  • Mikado in well-reviewed production of Gilbert and Sullivan’s The Mikado with MUGSS (2014).

  • Frequent solo recitals, including recitals as part of the Maldon Festival, June 2018, and the St Mary Magdalene Recital Series, July 2018.

  • Sings regularly at events and galas for Woodhouse Opera, Opera Integra, Kensington Opera, Rose Opera, New Sussex Opera and others.

  • Regular soloist in oratorios and choral works, including Jesus in the St Matthew Passion, the solo bass arias and Pontius Pilate in the St John Passion, and the bass arias in Handel’s ‘Messiah’ with the Choir of St Mary’s and Pegasus Baroque Orchestra in St Mary’s Church, Maldon, 2016-18.

  • Sang the Father in a staged production of the first act of Humperdinck’s Hansel and Gretel.

  • Chorus member in staged productions of Blow’s Venus and Adonis and Handel’s Semele.

  • Choral experience includes regular dep work at Church of the Annunciation, Marble Arch, and St Simon Zelotes, Chelsea. Also sings regularly with Icosa Choir. Sang with the University of Manchester’s elite chamber choir, Ad Solem, and sang free lance with various choirs in Manchester. Concert tours with different choirs all over the UK and in Ireland, Italy and Hungary.



EDUCATION & TRAINING

 

  • Colin Baldy, vocal coach, 2015-2019

  • Timothy Dawkins, vocal coach, 2014

  • Piano Performance LRSM diploma (2016).

  • June 2014: BMus (hons) 1st Class from University of Manchester. Specialised in singing performance, coached by Richard Strivens.

  • Studied Singing with Margaret Maguire, Trumpet, Piano, and Theory at Royal College of Music Junior Department from 2003-2010.