Photo: Raphaelle Photography

Christopher Foster

Voice Type:

Bass

Nationality:

British

Country:

United Kingdom

Languages (fluent):

English

Experience

Opera

Traveller
Curlew River (Britten)
Nova Music Opera
Arthur/Officer 3
The Lighthouse (Maxwell-Davies)
Inside Intelligence
Sarastro
The Magic Flute (Mozart)
London Festival Opera
Colline
La Boheme (in English) (Puccini)
Opera Brava
Benoit/Alcindoro
La Boheme (Puccini)
Regents Opera
Raimondo
Lucia di Lammermoor (Donizetti)
Winslow Hall Opera
Father Laurence
Romeo and Juliet (in English) (Gounod)
Riverside Opera
Leporello​ (in English)
Don Giovanni (Mozart)
Ahmadi Music Group, Kuwait
Kawabata
Hotel of Dreams (UK premiere) (Philip Glass)
Volta Theatre

Art Song

Soloist
Recital: To a Poet (Various English songs)
Brittania in Bamberg
Soloist
Recital: A Soldier's Tale (Various English songs)
English Music Festival, Dorchester Abbey

Oratorio/Concerts

Bass Soloist
Matthäus-Passion (J.S. Bach)
Koninklijke Gentse Oratoriumvereniging
Bass Soloist
Messiah (Handel)
International Festival Chorus, Beijing
Bass Soloist
Requiem (Mozart)
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, Royal Festival Hall
Bass Soloist
Roman Vespers of 1707 (Handel)
Musiciens du Louvre, Concertgebouw Amsterdam
Bass Soloist
Requiem (Verdi)
Benslow Choral Society, Dorchester Abbey
Bass Soloist
Requiem (world premiere) (Łukaszewski)
Presteigne Festival

Covered Covered & Performed Scenes Premiere of New Work Concert

Awards

Competitions

Richard Tauber Prize finalist (1995)

N.F.M.S. (Making Music) Young Artist (1991)

Education

B.A. Hons (Mus) II(i)
Newcastle University