Soloists

David Webb (Tenor)

British tenor David Webb is a graduate of the Royal College of Music International Opera School.

A Harewood Artist at the English National Opera, he returns to the company this season as Lysander A Midsummer Night’s Dream, as Messenger in a new production of Aida and he makes his debut at the Salzburg Festival.

Previously, he has sung Frederic The Pirates of Penzance and Young Sailor Tristan und Isolde for the English National Opera; Arsace in Cavalli’s Hipermestra and Brighella Ariadne auf Naxos for the Glyndebourne Festival and the roles of High Priest, Abner, Amalekite & Doeg in Barrie Kosky’s acclaimed production of Handel’s Saul for Glyndebourne on Tour.

His concert engagements include Bach’s Weihnachts-Oratorium (Royal Northern Sinfonia/Lars Vogt); Britten’s Canticle II Abraham and Isaac with David Daniels and Martin Katz (Wigmore Hall); Evangelist Matthäus-Passion (Les Violons du Roy/Bernard Labadie), Evangelist Johannes Passion (Oslo Cathedral Choir/Vivianne Sydnes), Handel’s Messiah (Royal Northern Sinfonia/Martyn Brabbins & Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra/Ben Gernon) and Mozart’s Requiem (Mozart Festival Orchestra/Michael Bawtree).