Closely associated with Siegmund in Die Walküre, Skelton has performed the role at Seattle Opera, Opéra National de Paris, and the Metropolitan Opera. His portrayal of Peter Grimes has been presented at the BBC Proms conducted by Edward Gardner, at the Opera de Oviedo, and in Toyko at the New National Theatre. He has worked with, among others, Sir Simon Rattle, James Levine, Daniel Barenboim, Michael Tilson Thomas, Daniele Gatti, Fabio Luisi, and Jonathan Nott, at venues including the Metropolitan Opera, Staatsoper Hamburg, Opernhaus Zürich, and Berlin State Opera.
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|Stravinsky: Oedipus Rex & Apollon musagète|
Sir John Eliot Gardiner conducts the LSO on this his first release for LSO Live, Stravinsky’s Oedipus Rex and Apollon musagète. Also featured on the release are the Gentlemen of the Monteverdi Choir and a mix of international and hom ...» More