bradley smith - tenor
After graduating in Music from St John’s College, Cambridge, Bradley went on to complete his training on the opera course at the Royal Academy of Music and now studies with Gary Coward.
Opera engagements include Leilio in Cesti Le nozze in sogno in Innsbruck and Salzburg; Trojan Man Idomeneo for Garsington Opera, Bastien Bastien und Bastienne, Tamino Die Zauberflöte for Longborough Opera’s Young Artists’ Tour, Peter Quint The Turn of the Screw as a Young Artist for Opera Holland Park, The Scholar in Holst’s The Wandering Scholar, Buff The Impresario at the Edinburgh Festival and Nathaniel Walterson in the premiere of Pincher Martin by Oliver Rudland at the Britten Theatre, London.
Recent concert performances include the St John Passion (Arias) and Messiah with The Hanover Band; St Matthew Passion with Ex Cathedra plus performances of the Monteverdi Vespers, Bach Christmas Oratorio, Handel Semele, Haydn Nelson Mass, Spohr The Last Judgement andBritten Serenade for Tenor, horn and strings.
Amongst Bradley’s projects this season are a recital programme that includes Brahms Liebeslieder Walzer in Istanbul; the St John Passion with Ex Cathedra / Jeffrey Skidmore, Odoardo Ariodante for a European tour with The English Concert / Harry Bicket and the title role of Albert Herring at the Buxton Festival.