Tenor

David Webb

Harewood Artist at the English National Opera

Credit: Leo Holden

Introduction

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 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).


Performance Schedule

 
  • 19:30 27 Nov 2017 London Coliseum, LONDON More info  

    VERDI ‘Aida’

    Conductor: Keri-lynn Wilson
    Director: Phelim Mcdermott
    Aida: Morenike Fadayomi
    Radamès: Gwyn Hughes Jones
    Amneris: Dana Beth Miller
    Amonasro: Musa Ngqungwana
    Ramfis: Brindley Sherratt
    The King Of Egypt: Graeme Broadbent
    High Priestess: Eleanor Dennis
    Messenger: David Webb

  • 19:30 29 Nov 2017 London Coliseum, LONDON More info  

    VERDI ‘Aida’

    Conductor: Keri-lynn Wilson
    Director: Phelim Mcdermott
    Aida: Morenike Fadayomi
    Radamès: Gwyn Hughes Jones
    Amneris: Dana Beth Miller
    Amonasro: Musa Ngqungwana
    Ramfis: Brindley Sherratt
    The King Of Egypt: Graeme Broadbent
    High Priestess: Eleanor Dennis
    Messenger: David Webb

  • 15:00 02 Dec 2017 London Coliseum, LONDON More info  

    VERDI ‘Aida’

    Conductor: Keri-lynn Wilson
    Director: Phelim Mcdermott
    Aida: Morenike Fadayomi
    Radamès: Gwyn Hughes Jones
    Amneris: Dana Beth Miller
    Amonasro: Musa Ngqungwana
    Ramfis: Brindley Sherratt
    The King Of Egypt: Graeme Broadbent
    High Priestess: Eleanor Dennis
    Messenger: David Webb

  • 19:30 09 Dec 2017 Truro Cathedral, city TBC More info  

    GEORGE FRIDERIC HANDEL Messiah

    Tenor:: David Webb

Repertoire

J.S. BACH
Johannes Passion (Evangelist/Arias)
Magnificat
Matthäus-Passion (Evangelist/Arias)
Weihnachts-Oratorium

C.P.E BACH
Magnificat

BERLIOZ
Grand Messe des morts

BRITTEN
A Midsummer Night’s Dream (Lysander)
St Nicolas (St Nicolas)
Owen Wingrave (Lechmere)

DONIZETTI
L’elisir d’amore (Nemorino)

DVORAK
Stabat Mater

ELGAR
The Kingdom

HANDEL
Messiah
Judas Maccabaeus
Israel in Egypt
Rodelinda (Grimoaldo)
Saul
Acis & Galatea (Acis)

HAYDN
The Creation
Masses

FINZI
For St Cecilia

MENDELSSOHN
Lobegesang
Elijah
St Paul

MONTEVERDI
L’incoronazione di Poppea (Soldato I / Lucano)
Vespers

MOZART
Così fan tutte (Ferrando)
Don Giovanni (Don Ottavio)
Requiem
Mass in C Minor
Coronation Mass
Vespers
Die Zauberflöte (Tamino)

JULIAN PHILIPS
The Yellow Sofa (Machado)

PUCCINI
Messa di Gloria

PURCELL
The Fairy Queen (Autumn)

RAVEL
L’heure espagnole (Gonzalve)

ROSSINI
Stabat Mater
Petite messe solennelle

SMETANA
The Bartered Bride (Vašek)

SULLIVAN
The Mikado (Nanki-Poo)
The Pirates of Penzance (Frederic)

VERDI
Reqiuem

WAGNER
Tristan und Isolde (Stimme eines jungen Seemanns)