He has sung under the baton of Sir Colin Davis, Gustavo Dudamel, Sir Andrew Davis, Vladimir Jurowski, Sir Charles Mackerras, Yannick Nézet-Seguin and Antonio Pappano and is already a critically acclaimed recording artist, winning a Grammy Award for Best Opera Recording for Ratcliffe/Billy Budd. Other recordings include Winterreise with pianist Gary Matthewman and Schwanengesang with Malcolm Martineau (Stone Records).
This season’s opera engagements include Masetto and Leporello (Mozart Don Giovanni) Frère Laurent (Gounod Roméo et Juliette) at The Metropolitan Opera, New York, Baron Ochs (Strauss Der Rosenkavalier) at Covent Garden and Bottom at the Aldeburgh Festival. Concerts include Beethoven Symphony No. 9 with the Budapest Festival Orchestra, Schubert Mass No. 5 with the Deutsches Symphonie-Orchester Berlin and Kent Nagano, and Mahler Symphony No. 8 with the London Philharmonic Orchestra and Vladimir Jurowski. He gives recitals at London’s Wigmore Hall and New York’s Carnegie Hall.