Paul Groves begins the 2013-14 season with the London Philharmonia. He continues his season in November singing the lead role in Wagner's Parsifal with Lyric Opera Chicago and Sir Andrew Davis. In February, Groves goes to Madrid to star as Admète with Teatro Real in Gluck's Alceste. He stars as Nicias in Massenet's Thais with the Los Angeles Opera in May.
Groves is continually in demand for concerts with the world's leading orchestras and conductors. He made his debut with the New York Philharmonic in Berlioz’s Requiem conducted by Charles Dutoit and returned for performances of the title roles in La Damnation de Faust and Candide. He debuted with the Boston Symphony Orchestra in the world premiere of John Harbison’s Requiem conducted by Bernard Haitink, and returned to Boston for performances in Schönberg’s Gurrelieder and Tippet’s A Child of Our Time as well as La Damnation de Faust, all led by James Levine. Groves performed Stravinsky’s Rossignol with the San Francisco Symphony conducted by Michael Tilson Thomas and Mahler’s Das Lied von der Erde with the Philadelphia Orchestra led by Christoph Eschenbach, the Cleveland Orchestra in performances as Berlioz's Faust, and the Los Angeles Philharmonic in a program of Mozart and Britten led by Esa-Pekka Salonen.
Groves made his debut with the Munich Philharmonic in Haydn’s Die Schöpfung under James Levine. He performed with the Bayerische Rundfunk in Rossini’s Stabat Mater led by Riccardo Muti and has sung Berlioz’s Te Deum with the Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra led by Seiji Ozawa, as well as the BBC Symphony led by Sir Colin Davis. He appeared with the BBC Symphony again for Szymanowski’s Symphony No. 3 led by Sir Andrew Davis. He has appeared with Maestro Davis in Stravinsky’s Perséphone at the BBC Proms and was first seen with the London Philharmonic as Berlioz's Faust.