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Appearances with Wokingham Choral Society:

2nd April, 2017 at All Saints' Church, Wokingham as Evangelist in Bach St. John Passion

January 2017

Nathan Vale            Tenor

Winner of both First Prize and Audience Prize at the 2006 London Handel Singing Competition, Nathan was born in Stourbridge and attended the Royal College of music, where he studied with Ryland Davies at the Benjamin Britten International Opera School. He was awarded an Independent Opera Scholarship to the National Opera Studio, where he was supported by English National Opera, the Nicholas John Trust, and the Elmley Foundation. He continues his studies with Tim Evans Jones.

In concert he has performed with the Aarhus Symphony Orchestra and Harry Christophers, Sir Neville Marriner and the Orchestra Sinfonica Milano, the Rai Orchestra Torino, the London Mozart Players, the Bach Choir, Les Arts Florrissants, the BBCSSO, as well as appearances with the Northern Sinfonia at the Sage Gateshead.

His operatic engagements have included Belfiore (La finta giardiniera) for Luxembourg Opera, First Armed Man/First Priest (Mozart's Magic Flute) for ENO, Lurcanio (Handel's Ariodante) for the Bolshoi, Oronte (Handel's Alcina) for English Touring Opera, and First Prisoner (Fidelio) and cover Evangelist (Bach's St Matthew Passion) for the Glyndebourne Festival.

Current engagements include performances of the St Matthew Passion for the Orchestra Sinfonica di Milano and throughout the UK, Tito (La clemenza di tito) for Opera Bauge, and an album of Quilter songs with pianist Adrian Farmer for Nimbus Records.