David Butt Philip tenor

Repertoire

Operatic roles performed

  • Abdallo (Nabucco)
  • Apparition of a youth (Die Frau ohne Schatten)
  • Bastien (Bastien und Bastienne)
  • First armed man (Die Zauberflöte)
  • First Commissary (Dialogues des Carmélites)
  • First grail knight (Parsifal)
  • Gastone (La Traviata)
  • Master of ceremonies (Gloriana)
  • Master of ceremonies/First Chevalier (Robert le diable)
  • Officer (Ariadne auf Naxos)
  • Pang (Turandot)
  • Rodolfo (La Bohème)

Operatic roles understudied or prepared

  • Alfredo (La Traviata)
  • Male Chorus (The Rape of Lucretia)
  • Prunier (La Rondine)
  • Scaramuccio (Ariadne auf Naxos)
  • Tamino (Die Zauberflöte)
  • Vogelgesang (Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg)
  • Werther (Werther)

Selected Oratorio & Song

  • Britten - Seven Sonnets of Michelangelo
  • Elgar - The Kingdom
  • Howells – Hymnus Paradisi
  • Mahler – Lieder eines fahrenden Gesellen
  • Mozart – Mass in C minor
  • Mozart - Requiem
  • Puccini - Messa di Gloria
  • Quilter – Seven Elizabethan Lyrics
  • Rossini - Petite Messe Solennelle
  • Verdi – Requiem
David Butt Philip - tenor