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James Creswell

James Creswell

Bass

James Creswell studied at the Yale University School of Music.

Career Highlights

Currently for ENO:

Sarastro The Magic Flute

Previously for ENO:

Timur, Dutchman, Rocco, Sarastro, Pogner, Father Superior Force of Destiny.

Notable engagements elsewhere:

Lodovico (St Louis); Don Giovanni (Western Opera Theater US tour); Achilla Giulio Cesare, Angelotti, Sprecher, Basilio Barbiere di Siviglia, Ferrando Il trovatore, Monk Don Carlo, Titurel/cover Gurnemanz, Mayor Jenůfa, Masetto (Los Angeles Opera); Sarastro, Mozart’s Figaro, Gremin, Hermit Freischütz, Handel’s Oreste, Coq d’or, Mozart Requiem staging, Zoroastro Orlando (Komische Oper Berlin); Nazarene Salome (Berlin Staatsoper); Rocco (Frankfurt, Reis Opera, WNO); Masetto (Ravinia Festival); Kammersänger Intermezzo (Theater an der Wien); Escamillo, Capulet (Opera of Bilbao); Masetto (Ravinia Festival); Wurm Luisa Miller (Cincinnati May Festival/Conlon); King Mark (Bremen); Little Prisoner House of the Dead, Fasolt, Oroveso Norma, Kolenaty (and Edinburgh Festival), Mephistopheles Faust (and Tallin Festival), Seneca Poppea, Kecal Bartered Bride (Opera North); Sarastro (Nantes). Concert engagements include Bach St John Passion (Deutsche Symphonie Orchester/Nagano); Bach St Matthew Passion (Cincinnati May Festival); Brahms Requiem (Lisbon); Messiah (Bergen Festival); Mahler Symphony No. 8 (Hallé/Elder); Mozart Requiem (Amsterdam); King Aida (Ravinia Festival); Father Prodigal Son (Rome Opera).

Last updated: 14th March 2016