Robert Winslade Anderson - Bass at English National Opera

Robert Winslade Anderson

Bass

Robert Winslade Anderson was born in Jamaica and studied accountancy before accepting an ABRSM scholarship to study at the Royal Academy of Music.

Currently for ENO: Second Priest/Second Armed Man The Magic Flute

Previously for ENO: First Nazarene Salome, John Shears Paul Bunyan, Ramfis Aida, Old man/Phoebus The Day After, Gaoler Tosca, Marquis of Calatrava The Force of Destiny, Colline La bohème, Second Grail Knight Parsifal.

Career Highlights

Notable engagements elsewhere: Philip II/Monk Don Carlos, Don Fernando Fidelio (Opera North); Clarence American Lulu (Bregenz Festival); Ramfis (Raymond Gubbay Productions); Shaklovity Khovanchina, Time/Antinous The Return of Ulysses, Lodovico Otello (Birmingham Opera Company); Death The Emperor of Atlantis (ETO); Masetto (Opera Holland Park); Mordec The Knight Crew (Glyndebourne); Basilio in Marcus Portugal’s Le nozze di Figaro, Mastriccio Le Pescatrici (Bampton Classical Opera), First Streltsy Khovanshchina, Captain Petrovich Eugene Onegin (WNO); Sarastro (conducted by Sir Colin Davis), Buonafede Il mondo della luna, Lunardo School for Fathers (Royal Academy Opera).

Concert highlights: Verdi Requiem (RAH), Mozart Requiem (with Sir Roger Norrington), Porgy and Bess (Germany) and appearances with the Hallé (Bridgewater Hall) and the John Wilson Orchestra at the BBC Proms.

Forthcoming: Jake Porgy and Bess, Flemish Deputy Don Carlos (Grange Park Opera).

Last updated: 15th February 2019