Photo: Helen Murray

George Robarts

Voice Type:

Baritone

Nationality:

British

Country:

United Kingdom

Languages (fluent):

English, Italian, German

Experience

Opera

Count Almaviva
Le nozze di Figaro (Mozart)
Guildhall Vocal
2021
Figaro
Le nozze di Figaro (Mozart)
Consortium Novum
2017
Don Giovanni
Don Giovanni (Mozart)
New Chamber Opera
2015

Contemporary Opera

Hunter
Helena (Marco Galvani)
Tête à Tête Opera
2021

Early Music

Ulisse
Il ritorno di Ulisse in patria (Monteverdi)
Guildhall Vocal
2022
Ariodate
Serse (Handel)
Guildhall Vocal
2022
Tantale
Orphée descendant aux enfers (Charpentier)
Guildhall Opera
2021
Svegliato/Notaro
Il barbiere di Siviglia (Paisiello)
New Chamber Opera
2017
Aeneas
Dido and Aeneas (Purcell)
New Chamber Opera
2016
Orfeo
L'Orfeo (Monteverdi)
Conservatorio Luigi Cherubini
2016
Pimpinone
Pimpinone (Albinoni)
New Chamber Opera
2014

Musical Theatre

Soloist
The American Songbook (with GSMD Jazz Orchestra)
Milton Court, London
2022

Art Song

Recital
Six Songs from a Shropshire Lad (Butterworth)
Guildhall School of Music & Drama
2021
Group Recital
Die schöne Müllerin (Schubert, concert directed by Roderick Williams)
Milton Court, London
2021
Group Recital
'Creative Minds in Song' New Music Project (Song in the City)
St Marylebone Festival
2021
Recital
Songs for Ariel (Tippett)
Milton Court, London
2021
Recital
Dichterliebe (Schumann)
New College, Oxford
2019
Recital
Songs of Travel (Vaughan Williams)
St Mary's Church, Furneux Pelham
2019
Recital
An die ferne Geliebte (Beethoven)
St Mary's Church, Battersea
2019
Recital
Chansons de Don Quichotte (Ibert)
St Mary's Church, Battersea
2019
Recital
If I Touched the Earth (Cecilia McDowall)
St Mary's Church, Battersea
2019

Chorus

Chorus
Cendrillon (Viardot)
Guildhall Opera
2021
Chorus
Judicium Salomonis (Carissimi)
Guildhall Opera
2021
Chorus
Eintänzer (Aaron O'Grady)
Guildhall Opera
2021
Chorus
Die Entführung aus dem Serail (Mozart)
West Green House Opera
2017

Oratorio/Concerts

Pilatus & Arias
Johannes-Passion (Bach)
St. Bartholomew's, New York
2017
Baritone Soloist
Psalm 100, Jauchzet dem Herrn (Telemann)
Oxford Bach Soloists
2017
Baritone Soloist
Requiem (Fauré)
Basilica di Santo Spirito, Florence
2016
Narrator
A Child of Our Time (Tippett)
Oxford University Chorus
2015
Baritone Soloist
Cantata 158, Der Friede sei mit dir (Bach)
Oxford Bach Soloists
2018
Baritone Soloist
Serenade to Music (Vaughan Williams)
newChoir, Oxford
2018
Pilatus & Arias
Johannes-Passion (Bach)
Oxford Bach Soloists
2018
Bass Soloist
Come, Ye Sons of Art (Purcell)
Oxford University Chorus
2018
Bass Soloist
The Crucifixion (Stainer)
City Church, Milton Keynes
2019
Bass Soloist
Nelson Mass (Haydn)
St Andrew's Church, Bedford
2019
Baritone Soloist
Five Mystical Songs (Vaughan Williams)
St Pancras Church, Kettering
2020

Discography

Bass Soloist and Chorus
Parry: Songs of Farewell (Hubert Parry)
Choir of New College, Oxford
2018
Baritone Soloist, Chorus
Like as the Hart (Various)
Choir of New College, Oxford
2017
Baritone Soloist, Chorus
Symphony Anthems (John Blow)
Choir of New College, Oxford
2015

Covered Covered & Performed Scenes Premiere of New Work Concert COVID-cancelled

Awards

Competitions

Third Place – Patricia Routledge National English Song Competition (2021)

Finalist – Courtney Kenny Award for English Song & Poetry (2018)

Education

Masters (Vocal Performance)
Guildhall School of Music and Drama
2020–2023
Renaissance and Baroque Singing (Erasmus)
Conservatorio di Musica Luigi Cherubini
2016
Bachelor of Arts (German and Italian, First Class)
New College, University of Oxford
2013–2017