Baritone

Dominic Sedgwick

Askonas Holt Rising Star

Member of the Royal Opera’s Jette Parker Young Artists Programme

Photo credit: Clare Park

Introduction

British baritone Dominic Sedgwick joined the Royal Opera’s Jette Parker Young Artists Programme in the 2017/18 season singing Marullo Rigoletto, Moralès in a new production of Carmen, Second Nazarene Salome and Third Ghost Child in the world premiere of Mark-Anthony Turnage’s Coraline.

His roles for the Royal Opera in the 2018/19 season include further performances as Moralès, Kuligin Káťa Kabanová and Novice’s Friend in a new production of Billy Budd.

He studied at Clare College, Cambridge and is a recent graduate of the Guildhall School of Music and Drama’s Opera School. He was awarded the Audience Prize in the inaugural 2017 Grange Festival International Singing Competition.


Repertoire

OPERA REPERTOIRE

BRITTEN
Albert Herring (Sid)
Billy Budd (Novice’s Friend)
Death in Venice (English Clerk/Guide)
A Midsummer Night’s Dream (Demetrius)
Owen Wingrave (Owen)
The Rape of Lucretia (Junius)

BIZET
Carmen (Moralès)

DOVE
Mansfield Park (Edmund Bertram)

JANACEK
Káťa Kabanová (Kuligin)

MOZART
Don Giovanni (Masetto)
Die Zauberflöte (Papageno)
Il nozze di Figaro (Il Conte)

PUCCINI
La bohème (Schaunard)
Madama Butterfly (Yamadori)

RICHARD STRAUSS
Ariadne auf Naxos (Harlequin)
Salome (Second Nazarene)

JOHANN STRAUSS
Die Fledermaus (Falke)

VERDI
Rigoletto (Marullo)

WEBER
Oberon (Scharasmin)

CONCERT REPERTOIRE

BACH
Magnificat
St. Matthew Passion
St. John Passion

BERLIOZ
L’enfance du Christ (Joseph)

DURUFLÉ
Requiem

DVORAK
Stabat Mater

ELGAR
The Apostles

FAURE
Requiem

HANDEL
Messiah

MOZART
Corronation Mass
Mass in C Minor

SCHUMANN
Dichterliebe (Op. 48)

VAUGHAN WILLIAMS

Five Mystical Songs
A Sea Symphony