David Webb

British tenor David Webb is a graduate of the Royal College of Music International Opera School and is a Harewood Artist at the English National Opera.

Recent highlights include Frederic The Pirates of Penzance, Young Sailor in Daniel Kramer’s production of Tristan und Isolde and Nanki-Poo The Mikado for the English National Opera and Arsace in Cavalli’s Hipermestra and the roles of High Priest, Abner, Amalekite & Doeg in Barrie Kosky’s acclaimed production of Handel’s Saul for Glyndebourne.

Roles this season and next include Lysander A Midsummer Night’s Dream and The Magic Flute for the ENO, Liberto, Soldato II and Tribune in L’Incoronazione di Poppea for his debut at the Salzburg Festival and concerts with the BBC Scottish Symphony, Mozart Festival and Arnhem Philharmonic Orchestras.

His concert engagements include Evangelist Matthäus-Passion (Les Violons du Roy/Bernard Labadie), Evangelist Johannes Passion (Oslo Cathedral Choir/Vivianne Sydnes), Weihnachts-Oratorium (Royal Northern Sinfonia/Lars Vogt), Mozart’s Requiem (Mozart Festival Orchestra/Michael Bawtree) and Handel’s Messiah (Royal Northern Sinfonia/Martyn Brabbins & Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra/Ben Gernon).

He has sung as a soloist at the Teatro Réal in Madrid, the Opéra Comique in Paris, Theatre Caen and the Brooklyn Academy of Music and he has performed in concert halls across the world including the Tchaikovsky Concert Hall and Mariinsky Theatre in Russia, the Salle Pleyel in Paris, Centro Cultural Miguel Delibes in Valladolid and Birmingham’s Symphony Hall, Manchester’s Bridgewater Hall, and Wigmore Hall and Royal Albert Hall in London.