David Powton

Voice Type:

Tenor

Nationality:

British

Country:

United Kingdom

Languages (fluent):

English

Experience

Opera

Dr Caius
Falstaff (Verdi)
RWCMD Opera
2016
Don Basilio
Le nozze di Figaro (Mozart)
RWCMD Opera
2016
The Mayor
Albert Herring (Benjamin Britten)
RWCMD Opera
2015
Cock/Woodpecker
The Cunning Little Vixen (Janáček)
RWCMD Opera
2015
Tommy
Steamsong (Kefla-Kerr)
Voices of Hope
2014
Aeneas
Dido and Aeneas (Purcell)
ICMUS Festival Opera
2014
Mr Belville
Rosina (William Shield)
ICMUS Festival Opera
2013
The Mayor
Albert Herring (Benjamin Britten)
Samling Academy Opera
2013
Sam
Trouble in Tahiti (Bernstein)
Newcastle University
2009
Jimmy Mahonney
Mahagonny-Songspiel (Kurt Weill)
Newcastle University
2009

Oratorio/Concerts

Tenor Soloist
A Child Of Our Time (Tippett)
Voices of Hope
2014
Tenor Soloist
Mass In D (Mozart)
Philharmonic Voices
2014
Tenor Soloist
Magnificat (Antonio Vivaldi)
Philharmonic Voices
2014
1st Tenor Chorus
Schicksalslied (Brahms)
Voices of Hope
2013
Tenor Soloist
Seven Last Words from the Cross (James MacMillan)
Royal Northern Sinfonia Chorus
2013
1st Tenor Chorus
I Never (David Lang)
Royal Northern Sinfonia Chorus
2010
1st Tenor Chorus
Spem in Allium (Tallis)
Royal Northern Sinfonia Chorus
2010

Covered Covered & Performed Scenes Premiere of New Work Concert

Awards

The Manning Prize for Tenors (2015)

Education

MA Opera Performance
Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama
2014–2016