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Adam Gilbert

Baritone

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Adam is one of the first recipients of a Career Development Award by the Bryn Terfel Foundation. He graduated from the Guildhall School of Music and Drama in London in 2012, immediately embarking on a freelance career, performing the role of Marcello in La Boheme for the London Opera Players. In the 2012 Wexford Festival he performed the role of Earl of Dunmow in The Dinner Engagement and subsequently performed the role of Gulliver in the world premiere of Orlando Gough’s community opera, Imago for Glyndebourne Opera. He has excellent acting skills and possesses a sumptuous baritone voice, which makes him also well suited to musical theatre roles. Next season, Adam will become a Trainee at the National Opera Studio in London.

Adam Gilbert graduated with a BMus from the Guildhall School of Music and Drama in London, having studied Classical Singing under the vocal tuition of Adrian Thompson and guidance of Kathryn Harries. He is one of the first recipients of a Career Development Award from the Bryn Terfel Foundation and is also kindly supported by the Elizabeth Evans Trust. Next season, Adam will become a Trainee at the National Opera Studio in London, where his studies are generously supported by The Derek Butler Trust, The Winship Foundation, Help Musicians UK and a Chris Ball Bursary.


Adam is a very dynamic and versatile young artist, and in 2013, he created the role of Gulliver in the world premiere of Orlando Gough’s community opera, Imago for Glyndebourne Opera. HIs other roles include The Earl of Dunmow in Berkeley’s A Dinner Engagement and 2nd Bargee in A Village Romeo and Juliet for Wexford Festival Opera,  Marcello in La Boheme for the London Opera Players and Papageno in Die Zauberflöte and Count in Le nozze di Figaro for Guildhall School of Music and Drama. He has also performed the role of Filch in Surrey Opera’s production of The Beggars Opera which toured the UK.


His concert repertoire includes Stainer’s Crucifixion, Handel’s Messiah and Orff’s Carmina Burana.  


Recent engagements include Perichaud in La Rondine for Iford Arts Festival whilst future plans include Dancaïre in Carmen for Mid Wales Opera.   


 



 


 


 



                                                                                                    

DateRole, Production & Venue
3rd September, 2014Dancaire in Carmen for Mid Wales Opera at Theatre Hafren, Newtown
5th September, 2014Dancaire in Carmen for Mid Wales Opera at Theatre Hafren, Newtown
6th September, 2014Dancaire in Carmen for Mid Wales Opera at Theatre Hafren, Newtown
13th September, 2014Dancaire in Carmen for Mid Wales Opera at Lawrence Batley Theatre, Huddersfield
16th September, 2014Dancaire in Carmen for Mid Wales Opera at Torch Theatre, Milford Haven
18th September, 2014Dancaire in Carmen for Mid Wales Opera at Lyric Theatre, Carmarthen
20th September, 2014Dancaire in Carmen for Mid Wales Opera at Wilde Theatre, Bracknell
25th September, 2014Dancaire in Carmen for Mid Wales Opera at Roses Theatre, Tewkesbury
28th September, 2014Dancaire in Carmen for Mid Wales Opera at Opera House, Buxton
30th September, 2014Dancaire in Carmen for Mid Wales Opera at Pavilion Theatre, Rhyl
2nd October, 2014Dancaire in Carmen for Mid Wales Opera at The Coliseum, Aberdare
2nd October, 2014Dancaire in Carmen for Mid Wales Opera at The Coliseum, Aberdare
4th October, 2014Dancaire in Carmen for Mid Wales Opera at Octagon Theatre, Yeovil
8th October, 2014Dancaire in Carmen for Mid Wales Opera at Arts Centre, Aberystwyth
10th October, 2014Dancaire in Carmen for Mid Wales Opera at Pontio, Bangor
12th October, 2014Dancaire in Carmen for Mid Wales Opera at Palace Theatre, Mansfield
15th October, 2014Dancaire in Carmen for Mid Wales Opera at Theatre Severn, Shrewsbury
17th October, 2014Dancaire in Carmen for Mid Wales Opera at Courtyard Theatre, Hereford
19th October, 2014Dancaire in Carmen for Mid Wales Opera at Artrix Centre, Bromsgrove
24th October, 2014Dancaire in Carmen for Mid Wales Opera at Medina Theatre, Newport, Isle Of Wight
25th October, 2014Dancaire in Carmen for Mid Wales Opera at Medina Theatre, Newport, Isle of Wight
28th October, 2014Dancaire in Carmen for Mid Wales Opera at Theatre Royal, Margate
30th October, 2014Dancaire in Carmen for Mid Wales Opera at The Riverfront, Newport
4th November, 2014Dancaire in Carmen for Mid Wales Opera at Borough Theatre, Abergavenny
8th November, 2014Dancaire in Carmen for Mid Wales Opera at Theatre Royal Wakefield
10th November, 2014Dancaire in Carmen for Mid Wales Opera at Theatre Royal, Bury St Edmunds
11th November, 2014Dancaire in Carmen for Mid Wales Opera at Theatre Royal, Bury St Edmunds
13th November, 2014Dancaire in Carmen for Mid Wales Opera at Theatre Brycheiniog, Brecon
6th December, 2014Soloist in Messiah with the Dorothy Adams Singers at St John the Baptist Church, Newport
Gounod St Cecilia Mass
Handel Messiah
Mendelssohn Elijah
Orff Carmina Burana
Stainer Crucifixion
Gounod
St Cecilia Mass
Handel
Messiah
Mendelssohn
Elijah
Orff
Carmina Burana
Stainer
Crucifixion
Berkeley A Dinner EngagementEarl of Dunmow
Bizet CarmenDancaire
Delius A Village Romeo and Juliet2nd Bargee
Gay The Beggar's OperaFilch
Gough ImagoGulliver
Mozart Die ZauberflötePapageno
Puccini La BohemeMarcello
Puccini La RondinePerichaud/Crebillon & Maggiordomo
Sondheim Into the WoodsPrince
Sondheim Sweeney ToddPirelli
Sullivan IolantheStrephon
Berkeley
A Dinner Engagement
Earl of Dunmow
Bizet
Carmen
Dancaire
Delius
A Village Romeo and Juliet
2nd Bargee
Gay
The Beggar's Opera
Filch
Gough
Imago
Gulliver
Mozart
Die Zauberflöte
Papageno
Puccini
La Boheme
Marcello
Puccini
La Rondine
Perichaud/Crebillon & Maggiordomo
Sondheim
Into the Woods
Prince
Sondheim
Sweeney Todd
Pirelli
Sullivan
Iolanthe
Strephon

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