Rhys Meirion

Rhys Meirion
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Rhys Meirion

Rhys Meirion Biography (Wikipedia)

Rhys Meirion was born in Blaenau Ffestiniog, Gwynedd in Wales. He is a Welsh opera and classical singer (tenor).

He worked as a primary school headteacher at Ysgol Pentrecelyn near Ruthin, before leaving in 1997 to study opera at the Guildhall School of Music and Drama in London. He is one of The Three Welsh Tenors/Tri Tenor Cymru. His album with Bryn Terfel, 'Benedictus', was nominated for a Classical Brit Award in 2006. He has sung the part of Rodolfo with Frankfurt Opera, West Australian Opera and at Opera Australia, and the title role in Gounod's Faust at the Hong Kong Opera Society.

He joined English National Opera in 1999 and later became Company Principal from 2001 to 2004. There he sang most of the leading tenor roles including Rodolfo in La Boheme and Pinkerton in Madam Butterfly. He also played the role of Alfredo in La Traviata, Nemorino in L'Elisir d'Amore, Nadir in The Pearl Fishers, Marcello in Leoncavallo's La Boheme, Duke in Rigoletto, Tebaldo in Capuletti e Montecchi, Tamino in The Magic Flute, title role in Ernani, Sailor in Tristan und Isolde, Rinuccio in Gianni Schicchi, Italian Singer in Der Rosenkavalier, Froh in Das Rheingold and Zinovy in Lady Macbeth of Mtzensk.

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Anfonaf Angel (feat. Osian Huw Williams, Branwen Haf Williams, Côr Ieuenctid Môn & Côr Grwp y De a'r Gogledd)
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Anfonaf Angel (feat. Osian Huw Williams, Branwen Haf Williams, Côr Ieuenctid Môn & Côr Grwp y De a'r Gogledd)
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Adre
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Adre
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Muss I Den (feat. Wil Tân)
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Muss I Den (feat. Wil Tân)

Muss I Den (feat. Wil Tân)

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Wil Tân
Bryn Terfel
Anwylyn Mair
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Anwylyn Mair
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Anfonaf Angel
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Anfonaf Angel
Bryn Terfel
Salm 23
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Salm 23
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Gerfydd Fy Nwylo Gwyn
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Gerfydd Fy Nwylo Gwyn
Rhys Meirion
Aderyn Llwyd (feat. Huw Chiswell)
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Aderyn Llwyd (feat. Huw Chiswell)
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Haul Yr Haf
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Haul Yr Haf
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Pedair Oed
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Pedair Oed
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Gwaed Ar Eu Dwylo
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Gwaed Ar Eu Dwylo
Bryn Terfel
Perhaps Love
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Perhaps Love
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Gwaed Ar Eu Dwylo (feat. Frank Hennessy)
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Gwaed Ar Eu Dwylo (feat. Frank Hennessy)
Côr y Penrhyn
Byd O Heddwch (feat. Rhys Meirion)
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Byd O Heddwch (feat. Rhys Meirion)
Trystan Llŷr Griffiths
Mae'r Kaiser Wedi Ffoi (Llwyn Onn)
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Mae'r Kaiser Wedi Ffoi (Llwyn Onn)
Shân Cothi
I'r Cymro Sydd Wrth Y Llyw (Ar Gyfer Heddiw'r Bore)
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I'r Cymro Sydd Wrth Y Llyw (Ar Gyfer Heddiw'r Bore)
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Cân Yng Ngharchar (Ar Hyd Y Nos)
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Cân Yng Ngharchar (Ar Hyd Y Nos)
Trystan Llŷr Griffiths
Y Kaiser (When Johnny Comes Marching Home)
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Y Kaiser (When Johnny Comes Marching Home)
Shân Cothi
Gweddi Dros Y Milwyr A'r Morwyr (Capel Y Ddol)
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Gweddi Dros Y Milwyr A'r Morwyr (Capel Y Ddol)
Trystan Llŷr Griffiths
Y Caisar Cas O Brwsia (Bonheddwr Mawr O'r Bala)
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Y Caisar Cas O Brwsia (Bonheddwr Mawr O'r Bala)
Shân Cothi
Oll I'r Gad (Hen Wlad Fy Nhadau)
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Oll I'r Gad (Hen Wlad Fy Nhadau)
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Ewyrth Sam (Rhyfelgyrch Gwŷr Harlech)
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Ewyrth Sam (Rhyfelgyrch Gwŷr Harlech)
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O Gymru (feat. Alys Williams)
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O Gymru (feat. Alys Williams)
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Angor (feat. Elin Fflur)
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Angor (feat. Elin Fflur)
Rhys Meirion
Pennant Melangell (feat. Siân James)
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Pennant Melangell (feat. Siân James)
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Past BBC Events

Proms 2010: Prom 02
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Royal Albert Hall
2010-07-17T18:03:36
17
Jul
2010

Proms 2010: Prom 02

Royal Albert Hall
Proms 2003: Prom 63
https://www.bbc.co.uk/events/e98rzc
Royal Albert Hall
2003-09-06T18:03:36
6
Sep
2003

Proms 2003: Prom 63

Royal Albert Hall
Proms 2001: Prom 01 - First Night of the Proms 2001
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Royal Albert Hall
2001-07-20T18:03:36
20
Jul
2001

Proms 2001: Prom 01 - First Night of the Proms 2001

Royal Albert Hall

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