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Mulroy, Nicholas (tenor)
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Nicholas Mulroy (tenor)

Born in Liverpool, Nicholas Mulroy read modern languages at Clare College Cambridge and then studied at the Royal Academy of Music in London. He has appeared as Septimius in Handel’s Theodora with Trevor Pinnock, the Evangelist in Bach’s Christmas Oratorio in London with Sir John Eliot Gardiner, Premiere Parque in Rameau’s Hippolyte et Aricie with Emmanuelle Haïm at the Théâtre du Capitole de Toulouse, Le Récitant in Berlioz’s L’Enfance du Christ with Sir Colin Davis, Handel’s Messiah with the Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment and Laurence Cummings, and Bach’s St John Passion with both Les Musiciens du Louvre under Marc Minkowski and the Gabrieli Consort and Players under Paul McCreesh. He has also made several appearances at the BBC Proms.

On stage Nicholas made his Glyndebourne debut under Vladimir Jurowski in Prokofiev’s Betrothal in a Monastery, has sung Mozart’s Ferrando (Così fan tutte), Don Ottavio (Don Giovanni), Belmonte (Die Entführung aus dem Serail) and Belfiore (La finta giardiniera), and Tenor Actor in Judith Weir’s Night at the Chinese Opera. He is also a committed recitalist. Recordings include a Gramophone Award-winning Handel Messiah and Acis in Acis and Galatea, the Evangelist in Bach’s St Matthew Passion, a disc of Michael Finnissy, Monteverdi with I Fagiolini, and Monteverdi’s Vespers with Robert King and The King’s Consort.

'Bach: St John Passion' (CDA67901/2)
Bach: St John Passion
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'Christmas Vespers at Westminster Cathedral' (CDA67522)
Christmas Vespers at Westminster Cathedral
Buy by post £10.50 CDA67522 
'Monteverdi: The Sacred Music, Vol. 1' (CDA67428)
Monteverdi: The Sacred Music, Vol. 1
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'Monteverdi: Vespers' (CDA67531/2)
Monteverdi: Vespers
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'Tallis: Salve intemerata & other sacred music' (CDA67994)
Tallis: Salve intemerata & other sacred music
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'Walton: Coronation Te Deum & other choral works' (CDA67330)
Walton: Coronation Te Deum & other choral works
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On other labels
'Bach: St John Passion' (CKD419)
Bach: St John Passion
CKD419  Download only   Studio Master FLAC & ALAC downloads available
'Bach: St Matthew Passion' (CKD313)
Bach: St Matthew Passion
CKD313  Download only   Studio Master FLAC & ALAC downloads available
'Handel: Acis and Galatea' (CKD319)
Handel: Acis and Galatea
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'Handel: Esther' (CKD397)
Handel: Esther
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'Handel: Messiah' (CKD285)
Handel: Messiah
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Alphabetical listing of all musical works
Ach Herr, lass dein lieb Engelein  Part 2 No 40, Chorale of St John Passion, BWV245 (Bach)
Acis and Galatea, HWV49a (Handel)
Anima mea Dominum  Movement 13 Magnificat. Part 2 of Vespers (Monteverdi)
Audi caelum  Movement 9, Concerto of Vespers (Monteverdi)
Ave maris stella  Movement 12, Hymn of Vespers (Monteverdi)
Deposuit potentes de sede  Movement 13 Magnificat. Part 8 of Vespers (Monteverdi)
Deus in adiutorium meum intende  Movement 1 of Vespers (Monteverdi)
Dixit Dominus  Movement 2, Psalm of Vespers (Monteverdi)
Dixit Dominus I a 8 voci concertato 1640 (Monteverdi)
Domine, quis habitabit? (Tallis)
Duo Seraphim  Movement 7, Concerto of Vespers (Monteverdi)
Erbarme dich  No 39, Aria of St Matthew Passion, BWV244 (Bach)
Esther, HWV50a (Handel)
Esurientes implevit bonis  Movement 13 Magnificat. Part 9 of Vespers (Monteverdi)
Et exultavit spiritus meus  Movement 13 Magnificat. Part 3 of Vespers (Monteverdi)
Et misericordia eius  Movement 13 Magnificat. Part 6 of Vespers (Monteverdi)
Fecit potentiam in brachio suo  Movement 13 Magnificat. Part 7 of Vespers (Monteverdi)
Gloria Patri  Movement 13 Magnificat. Part 12 of Vespers (Monteverdi)
Hodie Christus natus est, SWV456 (Schütz)
How can I stay, when love invites? (Assuerus)  Act 2 Scene 2 No 5, Air from Esther, HWV50a (Handel)
I rage, I melt, I burn! (Polyphemus)  Part 2 No 2, Accompagnato from Acis and Galatea, HWV49a (Handel)
Laetatus sum  Movement 6, Psalm of Vespers (Monteverdi)
Lauda Jerusalem  Movement 10, Psalm of Vespers (Monteverdi)
Laudate pueri  Movement 4, Psalm of Vespers (Monteverdi)
Magnificat  Movement 13 Magnificat. Part 1 of Vespers (Monteverdi)
Magnificat I a 8 voci 1640 (Monteverdi)
Messiah, HWV56 (Handel)
Missa brevis (Walton)
Nigra sum  Movement 3, Concerto of Vespers (Monteverdi)
Nisi Dominus  Movement 8, Psalm of Vespers (Monteverdi)
Now persecution shall lay by her iron rod – Tune your harps to cheerful strains (1st Israelite)  Act 1 Scene 2 Nos 1-2, Recitative – Aria from Esther, HWV50a (Handel)
O ruddier than the cherry (Polyphemus)  Part 2 No 3, Air from Acis and Galatea, HWV49a (Handel)
Pulchra es  Movement 5, Concerto of Vespers (Monteverdi)
Quia fecit mihi magna  Movement 13 Magnificat. Part 5 of Vespers (Monteverdi)
Quia respexit humilitatem  Movement 13 Magnificat. Part 4 of Vespers (Monteverdi)
Sicut erat in principio  Movement 13 Magnificat. Part 13 of Vespers (Monteverdi)
Sicut locutus est  Movement 13 Magnificat. Part 11 of Vespers (Monteverdi)
Sonata sopra Sancta Maria  Movement 11 of Vespers (Monteverdi)
St John Passion, BWV245 (Bach)
St Matthew Passion, BWV244 (Bach)
Suscepit Israel puerum suum  Movement 13 Magnificat. Part 10 of Vespers (Monteverdi)
Vespers (Monteverdi)
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