Christopher Ventris

Tenor. Born 5 May 1960
Christopher Ventris
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1960-05-05
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Christopher Ventris

Christopher Ventris Biography (Wikipedia)

Christopher Ventris, born 1965, in London, is a British tenor. He is particularly known for his role as Parsifal which he performed at the Bayreuth Festival during the 2008, 2009, and 2010 Festival seasons.

After studying at the Royal Academy of Music, Ventris joined Glyndebourne Festival Opera winning the GTO Singers and John Christie awards. He went on to sing with other British companies, including Opera North and English National Opera. He sang the part of Robert Lonle in the first performance of Robert Saxton's Caritas and the combined role of Walter, Hugo and the old woman in the first performance of Judith Weir's opera Blond Eckbert. He was the 2007 recipient of the Maria Callas Debut Artist of the Year Award, presented annually by Dallas Opera to the singer who makes the biggest impact on voting patrons in his or her company debut.

Ventris' engagements include productions at the Vienna State Opera, the San Francisco Opera, the Royal Opera, London, the Teatro di San Carlo, Naples, La Fenice, Venice, La Scala, Milan, the Glyndebourne Festival, the Grand Théâtre de Genève in Geneva and the Bavarian State Opera.

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Past BBC Events

Proms 2017: Prom 29: Mussorgsky – Khovanshchina
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Royal Albert Hall
2017-08-06T22:26:25
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6
Aug
2017
Proms 2017: Prom 29: Mussorgsky – Khovanshchina

Proms 2017: Prom 29: Mussorgsky – Khovanshchina

Royal Albert Hall
Proms 1995: Prom 48
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Royal Albert Hall
1995-08-28T22:26:25
28
Aug
1995

Proms 1995: Prom 48

Royal Albert Hall

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