Toby Girling

Zanger Winterreise in Bluebeard's Castle / Winterreise

Biography

Education
Guildhall School of Music and Drama, studies with Robert Dean

Career
Member of the Frankfurt Opera Studio
Member of the Glyndebourne Opera Festival Chorus

Highlights
Arthur Jones/ Donald/Billy Budd; Sorceress/Dido and Aeneas (Verbier Festival Academy); Ceprano/Rigoletto (Iford Festival); Narrator/Conor Mitchell’s The Musician (Belfast Festival);Dancaire/Carmen (Swindon Opera); roles in Zatopek! (Second Movement Opera)

Recordings
Recitals on BBC Radio 3

Recent and future productions
Evangelist/Watchful/First Shepherd/Pilgrim’s Progress (English National Opera); Guglielmo/Così fan tutte (English Touring Opera); Junkman/Hermann Augustus/Candide (Vlaamse Opera);

Last update on 18 March 2013

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Bluebeard’s Castle/Winterreise is a unique combination of two great classical works, whose central theme is human loneliness. In Bartók’s only opera, the curiosity of the recently married young Judith leads her to discover Duke Bluebeard’s terrible secret....
Composer: Béla Bartók, Franz Schubert
Conductor: Martyn Brabbins
Director: Kornél Mundruczó

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26/04/14 - 27/04/14

Mozart mass in C minor

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Easter concert
Composer: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Conductor: Umberto Benedetti Michelangeli

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