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Butt Philip, David (tenor)
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David Butt Philip (tenor)

British tenor David Butt Philip is an alumnus of the Jette Parker Young Artists Programme, Royal Opera House. His debuts as Erik in Der fliegende Holländer, Froh in Das Rheingold and Grigoriy in Boris Godunov attracted serious attention and have established him as one of the exciting young heldentenors Britain has to offer today.

Operatic highlights include Rodolfo in La bohème at English National Opera and English Touring Opera; Laca in Jenůfa at Opera North; Grigoriy in Boris Godunov at Royal Opera House and BBC Proms; Pinkerton in Madama Butterfly at English National Opera; Luigi in Il tabarro at Opera North; Froh in Das Rheingold with the Hallé Orchestra, Boston Symphony at Tanglewood, and Teatro Real; Laertes and title role in Brett Dean’s Hamlet at Glyndebourne; Narraboth in Salome at Royal Opera House; Robert Devereux in Gloriana at Teatro Réal; Folco in Isabeau at Opera Holland Park; and the title role of Der Zwerg at Deutsche Oper Berlin.

Highlights on the concert platform include Mahler's Das klagende Lied with Vladimir Jurowski and the London Philharmonic Orchestra; The Dream of Gerontius with the Hallé Orchestra and Sir Mark Elder, and the Tonkünstler Orchestra at Musikverein Vienna; Verdi’s Requiem with the Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra; Beethoven's Symphony No 9 with the Yomiuri Nippon Symphony Orchestra and the London Philharmonic Orchestra; Britten's War Requiem with Opera Orchestre national de Montpellier and Orquestra Sinfonica Portuguesa; Brett Dean’s From Melodius Lay with Vladimir Jurowski and the Rundfunk-Sinfonieorchester Berlin; and Prokofiev’s Seven, they are seven with the Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra at the BBC Proms, and with the Philharmonia Orchestra under Vladimir Ashkenazy.


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