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Ben Johnson - Tenor

Mr Johnson performed in Britten's Serenade for Tenor, Horn and Strings and Purcell/Britten's Suite of Six Songs from Orpheus Brittanicus with The English Chamber Orchestra at the Cadogan Hall on the 16th of March 2019 and he sang with Lucy Crowe, mezzo-soprano Catriona Morison and the BBC Symphony Orchestra and Chorus under the baton of Martyn Brabbins in Mass in D by Ethel Smyth at the Barbican Hall on the 15th of November 2018.

Cadogan Hall, 10-Nov-2018 / 19:30

Britten: War Requiem

Mr Johnson considerable talent was confirmed when he won the Audience Prize at the BBC Cardiff Singer of the World 2013 competition.

Mr Johnson:

  • > performed the role of Earl Tolloller in Gilbert and Sullivan’s comic opera Iolanthe at the Coliseum between February and April 2018,
  • > sang with the London Orchestra Da Camera in Britten's Saint Nicolas at St John's Smith Square on the 14th of April 2018,
  • > performed at lunchtime in the Wigmore Hall on the 20th of January 2018,
  • > sang with Grace Davidson on the 14th and 15th of December 2017,
  • > performed Schubert's Die schöne Müllerin (Op. 25, D. 795) at Hinde Street Methodist Church on the 1st of December 2017,
  • > sang Schubert songs at the Wigmore Hall on the 8th of October 2017.

Royal Albert Hall, 9-Sep-2017 / 19:15

Mr. Johnson took part in a performance of Mendelssohn's Elijah at the Cadogan Hall on the 18th of March 2017.

Milton Court Concert Hall, 19-Feb-2017 / 15:00

Royal Festival Hall, 21-Jan-2017 / 19:30

Beethoven: Fidelio (concert performance, sung in German with an English narration)

Mr Johnson sang at a Schubert song recital evening on the 16th of February 2016 at the Wigmore Hall with Mary Bevan.

Royal Albert Hall, 9-Sep-2015 / 19:30

Royal Festival Hall, 29-Mar-2015 / 11:00

Bach: St Matthew Passion

Mr Johnson sang with Ashley Riches at the Barbican Hall on the 6th of December 2014 in a performance of Bach's Magnificat.

Royal Festival Hall, 9-Nov-2014 / 15:00

Britten: War Requiem

Royal Albert Hall, 4-Sep-2014 / 19:30

Barbican Hall, 10-Oct-2014 / 19:00

Handel: Alcina

He made his BBC Proms debut in the triple role of Israelite Man, Philisitine Man and Messenger in Handel's Samson, HWV 57 on the 20th of August 2009 with Harry Bicket conducting The English Concert.