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Tim Mead - Counter-tenor of English National Opera

Tim Mead


Tim Mead was a choral scholar at King’s College, Cambridge, and went on to study at the Royal College of Music.

Previously for ENO: Bertarido Rodelinda, Ottone L’incoronazione di Poppea, Tolomeo Julius Caesar, Voice of Apollo Death in Venice. 

Career Highlights

Notable engagements elsewhere: Oberon A Midsummer Night’s Dream, Goffredo Rinaldo, Giulio Cesare (Glyndebourne); Akhnaten, Ottone Agrippina (Opera Vlaanderen); Endimione La Calisto (Bayerische Staatsoper); Clearte Niobe (ROH); Angel 1/Boy Written on Skin (Lincoln Center, Mahler Chamber Orchestra European tour, Gulbenkian, Théâtre du Capitole); solo recitals (Les Grandes Voix, Wigmore Hall); Athamas Semele (CBSO, Handel & Haydn Society); Ottone  Poppea (Den Norske Opera, Opéra de Lyon); Ottone Agrippina (Opéra de Dijon, Lille); title role Riccardo Primo (Opera Theatre of St Louis); title role Admeto (Händel-Festspiele Göttingen, Edinburgh Festival); title role Orlando (Scottish Opera, Chicago Opera Theater).

Current season/forthcoming: Hamor Jephtha (Opéra National de Paris); Endimione (Bayerische Staatsoper); Mozart and Vivaldi (LA Philharmonic); Pergolesi Stabat Mater (Academy of Ancient Music); Bach cantatas (Netherlands Bach Society).

Last updated: 1st December 2017