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Bertie Watson

Voice Type:

Baritone

Nationality:

British

Country:

United Kingdom

Languages (fluent):

English, French, Spanish

Opera

Farasmane
Radamisto (Handel)
Milton Court Theatre- Barbican
2017
Don Magnifico, Talbot
La Cenerentola, Maria Stuarda (Rossini, Donizetti)
Milton Court Studio Theatre - Barbican
2017
Bertand
Iolanta (Tchaikovsky)
Silk Street Theatre - Barbican
2016
Lescaut, Publio, Simone, Elviro
Manon, La Clemenza di Tito, Gianni Schicchi, Serse (Massenet, Mozart, Puccini, Handel)
Milton Court Studio Theatre - Barbican
2016
Commissario
La traviata (Verdi)
West Green House Opera
2016
Papageno
Die Zauberflöte (Mozart)
Milton Court Concert Hall - Barbican
2016
Marcello, Puck, Jupiter
La Bohème, M.S.N.D & Orphée aux enfers (Puccini, Britten, Offenbach)
Milton Court Concert Hall - Barbican
2016
Leporello​, Guglielmo, Inigo
Don Giovanni, Cosi fan Tutte, L'Heure Espagnol (Mozart, Ravel)
Milton Court Studio Theatre - Barbican
2016
Figaro & Belcore
Le Nozze di Figaro & L'elisir d'amore (Mozart & Donizetti)
Guildhall School of Music
2014

Contemporary Opera

Occho
Occho's Eternal Act (Danny Saleeb)
Barbican Theatre
2017

Chorus

Chorus Bass
La traviata (Verdi)
West Green House Opera
2016
Chorus
The Cunning Peasant (Dvořák)
Silk Street Theatre - Barbican
2014

Oratorio/Concerts

Bass Soloist
Stabat Mater (Dvořák)
All Saints' Church
2017
Soloist
Mozart Requiem (Mozart)
Church of St. John the Baptist, Cirencester
2016
Soloist
Harmoniemesse (Haydn)
Church of St. John the Baptist, Cirencester
2016
Soliost
Wolf/Mahler Recital (Wolf & Mahler)
Barbican Hall
2016
Bass Soloist
Messiah (Handel)
Christ Church, Radyr, Wales
2016
Soloist
The Dream Of Gerontius (Elgar)
LSO St. Luke's
2016
Soliost
Russian Song Concert (Tchaikovsky & Rubenstein)
Milton Court Concert Hall (Barbican)
2016
Soloist
Wolf Lieder Concert (Wolf)
Milton Court Concert Hall (Barbican)
2015
Soloist
Voiceworks- New Songs (Iain Harvey)
Wigmore Hall
2015

Covered Covered & Performed Scenes Premiere of New Work Concert

My Genius, My Angel, My Friend - Russian Song Concert 2016

Opera Course
Guildhall School of Music & Drama
2016–2018
Mmus Full-time Postgraduate
Guildhall School of Music & Drama
2015–2017
Bmus (Hons) Undergraduate
Guildhall School of Music & Drama
2011–2015

Bertie Watson recently graduated with distinction from the GSMD where he continues to study as a scholar with Marilyn Rees on the Opera Studies course.

His stage experience includes Bertrand in Iolanta at the Barbican, Comissario in La Traviata at West Green House Opera, Menego in Le Donne Curiose at the Barbican, Iain Burnside’s A Soldier and A Maker at the Cheltenham Festival, Journeying Boys at the Barbican, and work with British Youth Opera workshops. Roles in scenes (Fontainebleau) have recently included Leporello (Don Giovanni) and Zurga (Les Pêcheurs de Perles) and also (Barbican Milton Court Concert Hall) Papageno (The Magic Flute), Marcello (La Bohème), Puck (Midsummer Night’s Dream), Jupiter (Orphée aux enfers), Tarquinius (The Rape of Lucretia), Sid (Albert Herring) and Bob (The Old Maid & the Thief).

Recent solo concerts include Voiceworks (Wigmore Hall), Dream of Gerontius (LSO St. Luke’s), Wolf/Mahler recital (Barbican Hall), Russian Song Concert (Barbican Milton Court Concert Hall) and Song in the City Series.

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