Aidan Coburn


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.


Les Amours du Poete

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

Free entry

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