American tenor Paul Groves enjoys an important international career, performing on the stages of all the world’s leading opera houses and concert halls.
Paul Groves begins the 2012-13 season singing Mahler’s Das Lied von der Erde
with baritone Thomas Hampson and the Orchestre de la Suisse Romande. His extensive international concert season continues with performances with the London Philharmonic Orchestra singing Elgar’s The Dream of Gerontius
, the San Francisco Symphony singing Berlioz’s Te Deum
, and the Mitteldeutscher Rundfunk singing Berlioz’s La Damnation de Faust
. Operatic engagements for the season include performances in Iphigénie en Aulide
with Theater an der Wien and Don Giovanni
with the Teatro Real, Madrid.
Paul Groves began the 2011-12 season with a return to the BBC Proms with a performance of Beethoven’s Missa Solemnis
with the London Symphony Orchestra and Sir Colin Davis which toured to other European capitals and Avery Fischer Hall in New York City. Groves then appeared in Mahler’s 8th Symphony at the Temple of Heaven in Beijing with Charles Dutoit. Further engagements included his debut as Albert Gregor in Janacek’s The Makropulos Case
with Frankfurt Oper, a return to Teatro Real, Madrid for performances of Stravinski’s Persephone
and appearances in his home town in New Orleans Opera’s Un Ballo in Maschera
. Concert appearances also included The Apostles
with Mark Elder and the Halle Orchestra as well as Berlioz’s Damnation de Faust
at the Bergen Festival. ... read full bio