Winner of the Lieder Prize at the 1991 Cardiff Singer of the World, Neal Davies has since appeared with the Royal Opera, Covent Garden, English National Opera, Scottish Opera and Welsh National Opera. He is a regular guest at the Edinburgh Festival and the BBC Proms, and has taken part in notable recordings of Handel's Messiah, Saul and Theodora for DG Archiv with Paul McCreesh and the Gabrieli Consort.
Recent engagements include Handel’s “Belshazzar” under Jacobs in Aix-en-Provence, Berlin and Innsbruck, Agrippina for the Deutsche Staatsoper, Berlin, Ko-Ko (“The Mikado”) for the Lyric Opera of Chicago, Handel’s “Athalia” with Concerto Koeln, Bottom (“A Midsummer Night’s Dream”) for Garsington Opera, Ariodates (“Xerxes”) and Kolenaty (“The Makropoulos Case”) for the English National Opera, and Zebul ("Jephtha”), Papageno, Dulcamara and Sharpless (“Madame Butterfly”) for the Welsh National Opera.
His engagements this season include Don Alfonso (“Cosi fan tutte”) for Welsh National Opera, Charpentier’s “David et Jonathas” with the Aix-en-Provence Festival and William Christie, and concerts with the Scottish Chamber Orchestra and Adam Fischer, the Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra and Edward Gardner, and the BBC Symphony Orchestra with John Wilson.
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