ENO 2018/19 Salome David Soar

David Soar


David Soar was born in Nottinghamshire and studied at the Royal Academy of Music and the National Opera Studio.

Previous for ENO: Colline La bohème, Jokanaan SalomeOpera For All Gala, Animal Tamer/Athlete Lulu, Bernardino Benvenuto Cellini, Roy Disney The Perfect American, Don Basilio The Barber of Seville.

Career Highlights

Notable engagements elsewhere: Colline, Masetto (Metropolitan Opera); Escamillo, Masetto, Collatinus The Rape of Lucretia, Mr Flint Billy Budd (Glyndebourne); Mr Flint, Raleigh Gloriana (Teatro Real Madrid); Le Duc Roméo et Juliette (Salzburg Festival); Zuniga Carmen, Quinault Adriana Lecouvreur (ROH); Nilakantha Lakmé (Opera Holland Park); Somnus/Cadmus Semele (Garsington) and Don Basilio Barber of Seville (Grange Festival). His many roles for WNO include Mozart’s Figaro, Escamillo, Sparafucile and Leporello. Highlights on the concert platform include appearances with the BBCSO/Andrew Davis, Hallé/ Elder, AAM/Egarr, English Concert/Bicket, Seattle Symphony/Gardner and Orchestre des Champs-Elysées/Herreweghe.

Forthcoming: Mr Flint (ROH); and returns to Garsington Opera and Metropolitan Opera.


Last updated: 21st August 2019