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Robert Davies

Robert Davies

Robert Davies’ current and future engagements include the world premiere of Goode’s Blitz Requiem (Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, St Paul’s Cathedral (recorded live for Classic FM)), Handel Messiah (Llandeilo Festival, Edinburgh, Glasgow and Chelmsford Cathedral, Oxford Philomusica, Britten Sinfonia), recitals of Finzi and Vaughan Williams Lincoln and Sussex, Vaughan Williams Five Mystical Songs and Fauré Requiem (Wells Cathedral), and St Matthew Passion (Dunedin Consort). Future engagements include Ned Keene Peter Grimes (Konzerttheater Bern) and Zurga The Pearl Fishers and Don Alfonso Così fan tutte (Nationale Reisopera).

Awarded the Erich Vietheer Memorial Award at Glyndebourne, Robert appeared with the Glyndbourne Festival and Glyndebourne on Tour in roles such as Mr Gedge Albert Herring, Marcello La bohème, Count Le nozze di Figaro, Falke Die Fledermaus, Curio Giulio Cesare, Indian The Bartered Bride, Guccio Gianni Schicchi and Shepherd Pelléas and Mélisande. Roles elsewhere include Ottokar Der Freischütz (Opéra Comique and BBC Proms), Rigoletto (title role) (Bury Court Opera), Figaro Le nozze di Figaro, Demetrius A Midsummer Night’s Dream, Kuligin Katya Kabanova and Papageno The Magic Flute (English Touring Opera), Verrina in the critically acclaimed British premiere of Lalo’s Fiesque (UCL Bloomsbury Theatre), Belcore L’elisir d’amore and Sharpless Madame Butterfly (Opera Box), Greek Captain in the Gramophone Award-winning production of Les Troyens (Théâtre du Châtelet), Dancaïre Carmen (Endellion Festival and Diva Opera), Pish Tush The Mikado (D’Oyly Carte), Waiter/Footman Der Rosenkavalier (Spoleto Festival) and Aeneas Dido and Aeneas (Edinburgh Festival and Bath Festival). Robert also sang in the European premieres of Ned Rorem’s Hearing and The Robbers.

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