James Newby


Newby's 'Papageno's Aria' was intensely idiomatic, the sad clown incarnate, and he invested in 'Erlkönig' with dark dramatic force, while his account of Butterworth's 'Is My Team Ploughing' was exquisitely nuanced.
Michael Church
The Independent

James Newby
photo by Ben Mckee


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Artist Manager
Nicki Wenham

Assistant Artist Manager
Rebeccah Considine

Recent and future highlights

  • Vaughan Williams Serenade to Music - Sakari Oramo - BBC Proms 2016 (Last Night of the Proms)
  • Mahler Des Knaben Wunderhorn - Leeds Lieder Festival with Joseph Middleton
  • The Ludlow English Song Weekend with Iain Burnside
  • Schubert Die Schöne Müllerin - Perth International Arts Festival, Australia
  • Schumann Dichterliebe - Trinity Laban Schumann and Poulenc Project - Eugene Asti
  • Cavalli Mercurio La Calisto - La Nuova Musica - David Bates
  • Solo recital at the Wigmore Hall
  • Schumann Dichterliebe - North York Moors Festival
  • English Baroque Works - Brighton Early Music Festival - John Hancorn
  • Brahms Requiem - Highgate Choral Society - Ronald Corp
  • Bach St Matthew Passion - Norwich Cathedral - Ashley Grote