John Findon studied at the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland and is a graduate of the Guildhall School of Music and Drama Opera Course, where he was supported by Help Musicians UK and the Worshipful Company of Musicians. He is a ENO Harewood Artist.
Currently for ENO: Mime, The Rhinegold
At ENO we are committed to nurturing talent for the future of opera. Our Harewood Artists programme enables exceptionally talented British and British-trained singers, like John, to perform with a major opera company while receiving specialist coaching, support and guidance for 2-3 years.
Recent engagements include: Vaudemont Iolanta (Les Azuriales Opera); Second Jew Salome (Opera North); Monostatos The Magic Flute (Opera North); Sergeant Johnny Strong and Writer (cover) Jack the Ripper: The Women of Whitechapel (ENO); Witch Hansel and Gretel (ENO/Regent’s Park Open Air Theatre); First Armed Man/First Priest (cover) Die Zauberflöte (Glyndebourne).
In the 2017 season he was a Jerwood Young Artist at Glyndebourne, performing the roles of Player 2 Hamlet, Officer Ariadne auf Naxos and Giuseppe (cover) La traviata, and in the 2018 season at Glyndebourne he performed the Major-Domo to Faninal (cover) Der Rosenkavalier. He studied at the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland and is a graduate of the Guildhall School of Music and Drama Opera Course, where he was supported by Help Musicians UK and the Worshipful Company of Musicians.
Upcoming engagements include: Florestan (cover) Fidelio (Glyndebourne Festival Opera), Gamekeeper Rusalka (Luxembourg Opera).
Last updated: 31st January 2023