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Robert Murray


Robert Murray studied at the RCM and the National Opera Studio, and was a Jette Parker Young Artist at the ROH.

Currently for ENO: Flute A Midsummer Night’s Dream

Previously for ENO: Frederic Pirates of Penzance, Bob Boles Peter Grimes, Steersman Flying Dutchman, Don Ottavio, Idamante, Toni Elegy for Young Lovers, Tamino, Nanki-Poo, Simpleton Boris Godunov.

Career Highlights

Notable engagements elsewhere: Tamino, Borsa, Gastone, Harry Fanciulla del West, Lysander, Agenore Il re pastore, Belfiore, Jacquino, Ottavio (ROH); Albert Herring (Glyndebourne on Tour); Tom Rakewell, Tamino, La Périchole, High Priest Idomeneo, Jupiter Semele (Garsington); Benvolio Roméo et Juliette (Salzburg); Ferrando (Opera North); Jephtha (WNO); Male Chorus Rape of Lucretia (Nantes); Essex Gloriana (Hamburg State Opera); European tour of Written on Skin (Mahler Chamber Orchestra). Concert engagements include Britten’s Nocturne, War RequiemOur Hunting Fathers (Aldeburgh); Bach’s St Matthew Passion (Rotterdam Philharmonic Orchestra/Nézet-Séguin); Berg’s Wozzeck (London/Paris with Philharmonia Orchestra/Salonen); Britten’s Serenade (Orchestre National de Lyon/McCreesh) and Elgar’s The Dream of Gerontius (CBSO/Gardner). Recitals include appearances at the Aldeburgh Festival and Wigmore Hall.

Forthcoming: staged performance of St John Passion (Bilbao Opera); Hercules (Handel & Haydn Society, Boston); Written on Skin (Holland Festival).

Last updated: 1st March 2018