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Appearances with Wokingham Choral Society:

Owen Gilhooly joined Wokingham Choral Society at Eton College School Hall on Saturday 27th November 2004 when we performed Orff's Carmina Burana.

October 2004

Owen Gilhooly     Baritone

Irish baritone Owen Gilhooly trained at the Royal College of Music and the National Opera Studio and continues his studies with Russell Smythe. He recently sang Philoctetes in the world première of Edward Rushton's Trojan Trilogy for The Opera Group and other operatic engagements have included Mr Gedge Albert Herring for Opera Project, Poulenc's Burning Mirrors for the ENO Studio, Schaunard La bohème for Scottish Opera Go Round and Co-Opera Ireland, Talpa Il tabarro for Clonter Opera, Figaro The Barber of Seville for Savoy Opera, Dandini La cenerentola for OTC, Dublin, Dr Falke Die Fledermaus and Harlequin Ariadne auf Naxos for English Touring Opera and Corporal The Silver Tassie for Opera Ireland.

Owen Gilhooly recently made his debut at the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, singing the Baritone Solos in the Fauré Requiem for the Royal Ballet. His current engagements include Marcello La bohème and Beetle Boy for OTC, Dublin, Messiah for the Irish Baroque Orchestra and Carmina Burana for Basingstoke Choral Society and his recordings include Joyce Songs - James Joyce's Musical Dublin with the RTÉ Concert Orchestra and Frederick May's Songs from Prison with the National Symphony Orchestra of Ireland.

Owen Gilhooly appears by kind permission of Opera Touring Company, Dublin