Mark Padmore returns to the Royal Opera House to sing Aschenbach in Britten’s Death in Venice

23 September 2019

Mark Padmore returns to the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden in November to sing Aschenbach in Sir David McVicar’s new production of Britten’s Death in Venice conducted by Sir Mark Elder, alongside MRM singers Andrew Tortise and Michael Mofidian. Other season’s highlights include the three Schubert song cycles with fortepianist Kristian Bezuidenhout at the Wigmore Hall, Thomas Larcher’s A Padmore...

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Mark Padmore appointed CBE

13 June 2019

We are delighted that Mark Padmore was appointed CBE in the 2019 Queen’s Birthday Honours list. In June, as an Artist in Residence at the 2019 Aldeburgh Festival, Mark will curate the Poetry and Music series, appear in seven concerts including performances of Thomas Larcher A Padmore Cycle, Britten Nocturne and Schubert 1828, a recreation of the only all-Schubert concert...

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17 May 2019

Barrie Kosky returns to the Royal Opera, Covent Garden with a new production of Handel Agrippina, conducted by Maxim Emelyanychev, opening on 23 September; Mark Padmore takes the stage as Gustav von Aschenbach in David McVicar’s new production of Britten Death in Venice, conducted by Mark Elder, opening on 21 November; and Hilary Summers returns to the Royal Opera as...

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Mark Padmore: Artist in Residence with Berliner Philharmoniker

13 September 2017

Tenor Mark Padmore takes up a new position this month as Artist in Residence with Berliner Philharmoniker for the 2017/2018 season. His longstanding relationship with the orchestra has included several momentous collaborations, and he will be particularly familiar to audiences as the Evangelist in Bach’s St. John and the St. Matthew Passion which caused a sensation in 2013 and 2014...

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