Julian Tovey

Notable operatic appearances have included the role of Winston Smith in “1984” (La Scala, Milan), title role in “Wozzeck” (Theater St Gallen, Israeli Opera), Orest in “Elektra” (with Deborah Polaski and New York Philharmonic Orchestra, under Lorin Maazel), Albert in world premiere of Fabio Vacchi's “Lo Stesso Mare” (Teatro Petruzzelli, Bari), Trinity Moses in “Der Aufstieg und Fall der Stadt Mahogany” (Israeli Opera) and Donner in “Der Ring der Nibelungen” with the Canadian Opera Company, Flemish Opera, L'Opéra National du Rhin and Tiroler Festspiele.

Julian has performed under conductors such as Philippe Jordan, Edo de Waart, Martin Brabyns, William Christie and Stefan Soltesz.

In concert, he has sung a wide variety of repertoire from Renaissance and Baroque to contemporary music, including a number of world-premiere performances.

In the UK he has performed as a soloist with leading orchestras and ensembles (including “Messiah” with the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, RLPO and Royal Northern Sinfonia) and at the Edinburgh International Festival, York Early Music Festival, Huddersfield Contemporary Music Festival and Dartington Festival. International work has included the title role in “Szenen aus Goethes Faust” (Tonhalle, Zurich), Berlioz “Damnation de Faust” (Singapore Symphony Orchestra) and recitals in Tokyo, Amsterdam, Munich (residence) and at the International Bodensee Festival and Riedenburger Sommer.