ENO 1819 Salome: Alun Rhys Jenkins

Alun Rhys-Jenkins


Alun Rhys-Jenkins graduated from the University of Wales and subsequently studied at the Cardiff International Academy of Voice with Dennis O’Neill.

Currently for ENO: Fourth Jew Salome

Previously for ENO: Goro, Remendado Carmen, Don Curzio The Marriage of Figaro.


Career Highlights

Notable engagements elsewhere: Pedrillo Die Entführung uas dem Serail, Remendado, Streshnev Khovanshchina, Sailor Tristan und Isolde, Fourth Jew (WNO); Witch Hansel and Gretel (Mananan International Festival, Iford Arts Festival); Valzacchi and Major- Domo Der Rosenkavalier, Goro, and covering Squeak Billy Budd and Bardolfo Falstaff (Glyndebourne); Curzio (Garsington), Deacon Christmas Eve (Chelsea Opera), covering Snout A Midsummer Night’s Dream, Iro The Return of Ulysses (ENO); covering Basilio and Curzio (Scottish Opera). Concert highlights include Spoletta Tosca as part of Bryn Terfel’s 50th birthday celebrations at the Wales Millennium Centre, Beadle Sweeney Todd, with Bryn Terfel in the title role (2014 Llangollen International Musical Eisteddfod), Carmina Burana (L’Auditori, Barcelona), with the Barcelona Symphony Orchestra conducted by Carlo Rizzi, and Fourth Jew (Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra conducted by Kirill Karabits).

Last updated: 2nd July 2018