Aidan Coburn

Tenor

London-born tenor, Aidan Coburn, was educated at The London Oratory School, Caius College, Cambridge and The Guildhall School of Music and Drama. Having sung extensively in choirs and consorts around London and Europe, Aidan now focuses exclusively on his solo singing career, both as a recitalist and on the operatic stage.

Demonstrating significant versatility as a singer, Aidan’s oratorio repertoire includes works as diverse as St John’s Passion, The Creation, A Child of Our Time, The Kingdom, Elijah, St Nicholas, Messa di Gloria, Stabat Mater (Rossini, Dvorak) and Requiem (Verdi, Mozart). Having started his opera work in the Glyndebourne Opera Festival Chorus, Aidan has covered Pedrillo in Die Entführung aus dem Serail (Glyndebourne Festival Opera), Don Ottavio in Don Giovanni for (English Touring Opera), Don Basilio in The Marriage of Figaro (GFO). Aidan created the role of Lady Macbeth in Luke Styles’ new opera, Macbeth (GFO) and at the Royal Opera House’s Linbury Theatre and played Spiridione in Il Campanello (Wexford Festival Opera) and Pastore II in Orfeo (L’Arpeggiata).

More recently, Aidan sang Mozart in Mozart and Salieri (Time Zone Theatre, Summer ’17), Beppe in Rita (West Green House Opera/Opera Rara, Summer’17), and The Duke in Rigoletto (WFO Shortworks, Autumn ’17). Current highlights include Count Almaviva in The Barber of Seville (Swansea City Opera, Spring ’18) and Brighella in Ariadne auf Naxos (Longborough City Opera, Summer ’18). Aidan studies with Julian Gavin and Raymond Connell and is represented by Helen Sykes Artists’ Management.


Performances

Les Amours du Poete

CONCERT DE MIDI
« LES AMOURS DU POÈTE »
Aidan Coburn, ténor Rebecca Taylor, piano Schumann: Dichterliebe
Free entry

Concert: Classic Baroque

Direction: Graham Ross
Aidan Coburn, ténor Colette Overdijk, violin James Hulme, hauteboisJames Hulme Angharad Thomas, basson Leo Melvin, violoncelle
Bach suite pour orchestre n° 3 Bach Concert Brandebourgeois n° 4 Arias pour ténor et orchestre de Mozart Mozart Serenade “Eine kleine Nachtmusik” Haydn Sinfonia Concertante
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Opening Concert and Singing Recital – songs & arias for a summer night

Récital de chant Kiera Lyness, soprano  Aidan Coburn, tenor Rebecca Taylor, piano Mozart: Dans un bois, Das Veilchen, Ridente la Calma, Oiseaux si tous les ans Fauré: Le Papillon et la Fleur, Chanson d’Amour En Prière, Adieu Schubert: Le Pâtre sur le Rocher (Danny Lyness. alto) Delibes: Les Filles de Cadiz Gilbert & Sullivan: Poor Wandering One Schumann: In der Nacht Donizetti: Uno sguardo di nera Vaughan Williams: Silent Noon Verdi: Lo spazzacamin Tosti: Ideale, Non t’amo piu Britten: O Waly, Waly Watson: The Charmer Offenbach: Night of stars and Night of Love Ray: The Sunshine Of Your Smile Sanderson: Until

An orchestral concert with soloists: fabulous music and Opera Arias under the stars

Concert avec solistes : Concerto pour violon de Tchaikovsky – et aires d’Opera Direction: James Lowe
Dima Bawab, Kiera Lyness, soprano Charlotte King, mezzo-soprano Aidan Coburn, Julian Gregory, ténor Tristan Hambleton, bass Jonathan Martindale, violon
Tchaikovsky: Concerto pour violon et orchestre