Mark Padmore
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1961-03-08
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Mark Padmore

Mark Padmore Biography (Wikipedia)

Mark Padmore CBE (born 8 March 1961) is a British tenor appearing in concerts, recitals, and opera.

He was born in London 8 March 1961, and raised in Canterbury, Kent in England. Padmore studied clarinet and piano prior to his gaining a choral scholarship to King's College, Cambridge. He graduated in 1982 with an honours degree in music.

He has established an international career in opera, concert and recital. His appearances in Bach Passions have gained particular notice especially his acclaimed performances as Evangelist in the St Matthew and St John Passions with the Berlin Philharmonic and Sir Simon Rattle, staged by Peter Sellars, including Berlin, Salzburg, New York and the BBC Proms.

In the opera house, Padmore has worked with directors Peter Brook, Katie Mitchell, Mark Morris and Deborah Warner. Recent work includes the leading roles in Harrison Birtwistle's The Corridor and The Cure at the Aldeburgh Festival and in London; Handel Jephtha for WNO and ENO and Captain Vere in Britten Billy Budd and Evangelist in a staging of St Matthew Passion for Glyndebourne Festival Opera. He also played Peter Quint in an acclaimed BBC TV production of Britten's The Turn of the Screw and recorded the title role in La Clemenza di Tito with René Jacobs for Harmonia Mundi. Padmore appeared as Third Angel/John in George Benjamin Written on Skin with the Royal Opera, Covent Garden in 2017.

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Past BBC Events

BBC Symphony Orchestra & Chorus 2018-19 Season: BBC Symphony Orchestra at Aldeburgh Festival
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Snape Maltings Concert Hall
2019-06-15T15:01:50
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15
Jun
2019
BBC Symphony Orchestra & Chorus 2018-19 Season: BBC Symphony Orchestra at Aldeburgh Festival

BBC Symphony Orchestra & Chorus 2018-19 Season: BBC Symphony Orchestra at Aldeburgh Festival

Snape Maltings Concert Hall
BBC SO 2014-15 Season: Schubert's Unfinished Symphony
https://www.bbc.co.uk/events/e6mnc8
Barbican, London
2014-11-01T15:01:50
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1
Nov
2014
BBC SO 2014-15 Season: Schubert's Unfinished Symphony

BBC SO 2014-15 Season: Schubert's Unfinished Symphony

19:30
Barbican, London
Proms 2014: Prom 66: Bach – St Matthew Passion
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Royal Albert Hall
2014-09-06T15:01:50
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6
Sep
2014
Proms 2014: Prom 66: Bach – St Matthew Passion

Proms 2014: Prom 66: Bach – St Matthew Passion

Royal Albert Hall
Proms 2013: Prom 60: Britten – Billy Budd
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Royal Albert Hall
2013-08-27T15:01:50
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27
Aug
2013
Proms 2013: Prom 60: Britten – Billy Budd

Proms 2013: Prom 60: Britten – Billy Budd

Royal Albert Hall
Proms 2010: Proms Chamber Music 01
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Cadogan Hall
2010-07-19T15:01:50
19
Jul
2010

Proms 2010: Proms Chamber Music 01

Cadogan Hall

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