c.v. - PERFORMANCE EXPERIENCE - Solo Vocal

Handel Messiah Tenor soloist

    Franklin Community Choir, Auckland, New Zealand                2014, 2014
    Combined Choirs and Mount Barker Orchestra, Mount Barker, South Australia    2009, 2006, 2005, 2004
    South Coast Choral & Arts Society, Victor Harbor, South Australia            2009, 2005
    Alice Springs Choral Society, Alice Springs, Northern Territory            2007

SOLOIST 

2014    Cantorum: Messa di gloria (Puccini) Tenor soloist
            South Auckland Choral Society: Requiem (Mozart), Weihnachts-Oratorium (Bach),
                      Misa Criolla (Ramírez) Tenor soloist
            Napier Civic Choir: Symphony 9 (Beethoven) Tenor soloist
            Auckland Lieder Society: songs by Elgar
2013    Auckland City Library: Eastern European Song (Poem: Peter Bakowski, Music: Louise Webster)
                   for tenor and string quartet - WORLD PREMIERE with Kotuku Quintet
            Auckland Lieder Society: songs by Mussorgsky
            Franklin Community Choir: Olivet to Calvary (Maunder), Messa di gloria (Puccini),
                       Oratorio de Noël (Saint-Saëns), Misa Criolla (Ramírez) Tenor soloist
            South Auckland Choral Society: Opera highlights - arias by Wagner, Tschaikovsky and Handel
2012    Whittakers’ Musical Museum Concert Series, Waiheke Island: On Wenlock Edge (Vaughan Williams)
                   arias & songs with Kotuku Quintet
            University of Auckland: Len Lye the opera WORLD PREMIERE (Eve de Castro Robinson)
                   created the role of Howard Wise
            Auckland City Library: On Wenlock Edge (Vaughan Williams) with Kotuku Quintet
            Solo program of NZ & Australian works including WORLD PREMIERE of Bondi Afternoon 1915 (W Green)
            University of Auckland: Chamber Music Concert: Auf dem Strom (Schubert)
                    & On Wenlock Edge (Vaughan Williams)
           Auckland Choral: Magnificat (Bach) Tenor soloist
2011    University of Auckland: Masters Recital (accompanist Rosemary Barnes)
                    Music by Mozart, Lilburn, Britten, Duparc, Tschaikovsky, Rachmaninov & Wagner
           Auckland Lieder Society: lieder by R. Strauss, songs by Finzi, Dougherty, Tilson Thomas
           Private function at which King of Tonga was Guest of Honour: Schubert, Schumann, Tschaikovsky, Quilter, Adams
2010    Various People/RiAus: Vesalius (Richard Chew) Mortician 2 (actor/singer) AUSTRALIAN PREMIERE
            Recitals Australia: Lunchtime Concert (accompanist Jeffrey Kong):
                      arias, lieder and songs by Handel, Brahms and Quilter
2009    South Australian Country Choral Association: Pearlfishers Duet (Bizet), duet from Crucifixion (Stainer) Tenor soloist
            Concert at St John’s Anglican Church, Adelaide: lieder by Brahms and R. Strauss, arias by Handel
            Recitals Australia: Lunchtime Concert (accompanist Jeffrey Kong): lieder by Brahms and R. Strauss
            State Opera South Australia/Tutti: Shouting Fence (Gough & Chew) Tenor soloist AUSTRALIAN PREMIERE
2008    Recitals Australia: Lunchtime Concert (accompanist Jeffrey Kong): recitatives, arias and lieder
                       by Bach, Mozart, Schubert, Schumann, Wagner, Tchaikovsky, Britten
            Winter Solstice Concert at St John’s Anglican Church, Adelaide:  Tenor soloist
            Alice Desert Festival/Asante Sana Choir at Trephina Gorge, NT:  Tenor soloist
            South Coast Choral & Arts Society:  Bright & British Tenor soloist
            Festival of Hymns & Sacred Music - St Mark’s Lutheran Church, Mt Barker:  Tenor soloist
            Various Christmas concerts - Mt Barker, Victor Harbor, St John’s Anglican Church, Adelaide:  Tenor soloist
2007    Mount Lofty Singers & Alexandrina Singers: Crucifixion (Stainer) Tenor soloist
            Festival of Hymns & Sacred Music - St Mark’s Lutheran Church, Mt Barker; St Aloysius Church, Clare:  Tenor soloist
            Brighton Secondary School - Music Centre Spectacular at Elder Hall:  Tenor soloist
            Heysen Festival@Hahndorf:  Tenor soloist
            Mount Barker District Concert Band - Jamestown Music for the people:  Tenor soloist
            Concert at St John’s Anglican Church, Adelaide: Tenor soloist
            Mount Barker Carols:  Tenor soloist
2006    South Coast Choral & Arts Society:  Bright & British Tenor soloist
            Alice Springs Choral Society:  Requiem (Faure) Baritone soloist
            Spring Festival of Hymns & Sacred Music - St Andrews by the Sea, Glenelg: Tenor soloist
            Carols by Candlelight - Gawler:  Tenor soloist
2004    South Coast Choral & Arts Society:  Bright & British Tenor soloist
             Mount Barker District Concert Band:  Tenor soloist
2003    Woodford Folk Festival Fire Event:  Tenor soloist
             Co-Opera:  Tosca (Puccini) Spoletta/Cavaradossi (cover).  Performance in South Australia
            Various:  memorial ceremonies at St Peter’s Cathedral, North Adelaide; St Michael’s Anglican Church, Mitcham; etc.
            Mount Barker District Council - 150th Anniversary Celebrations:  Tenor soloist
            Various:  Christmas performances for Tutti Ensemble Choir, Royal Adelaide Hospital - Tenor soloist
            St Michael’s Anglican Church, Mitcham:  Festival of Nine lessons and carols Tenor soloist
2002    Co-Opera:  Tosca (Puccini) Spoletta & Cavaradossi (cover).  25 performances in Qld, NSW, Vic and South Australia.
           Mount Barker District Concert Band:  Tenor soloist
           Various:  Christmas performances for Tutti Ensemble Holdfast Choir, Nairne Carols in the Park - Tenor soloist
1995    Sydney Chamber Orchestra:  Kantata BWV 208: Was mir behagt, ist nur die muntre Jagd (Bach) Bass soloist
1988    Perth Bach Choir:  Passio secundum Joannem BWV 245 (Bach) Pilato and Petrus, Mass (Stravinsky) Bass soloist
            Perth Undergraduate Choral Society:  Mass in G (Schubert), Magnificat (Pergolesi) Bass soloist
           Western Australian Conservatorium of Music:
                  Boris Godounov Act I (Moussorgsky) Police Officer; Cantata BWV 140: Sleepers Wake (Bach) Bass soloist
                  Gianni Schicchi (Puccini) Gianni Schicchi
1987    Western Australian Conservatorium of Music:  Mass in C, K.V. 258 (Mozart) Bass soloist