Sydney Opera House

Robert Mitchell


Background: Born, Australia. PhD (2003), MCA (1994), Dip. Mus. Ed. (1968). Former president: Australian National Association of Teachers of Singing. Secondary school teacher. Tutor/Lecturer: Western Sydney and Macquarie Universities. Program notes/articles: OA - Orpheus in the Underworld, La voix humaine, The Gondoliers, Pirates of Penzance, Les contes d'Hoffmann, The Mikado, galas and concerts; Australian Voice

OA repertoire: Spalanzani: Les contes d'Hoffmann, Lillas Pastia/Guide: Carmen, Antonio/Annibale: The Gondoliers, Liberto: L'incoronazione di Poppea. Roles in Sweeney Todd, The Merry Widow,  Lulu, Eighth Wonder, Der Freischütz, La traviata, The Mikado, Adriana Lecouvreur, Fiddler on the Roof, Manon Lescaut, Lucrezia Borgia, Roméo et Juliette, Boris Godunov, Countess Maritza, Yeomen of the Guard, Capriccio. Chorus repertoire of more than 110 operas

Other Companies: Orchestras: Australian Brandenburg Orchestra, Warringah, City of Wollongong,; Festivals: Sydney,  Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras; Art Song NSW, Chamber Soloists of Sydney, Stevenage Choral Society (UK), State Opera of SA

Recordings/Videos: The Gondoliers, The Mikado, Adriana Lecouvreur (OA)

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