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James Hall

British countertenor James Hall performs alongside some of the world’s leading early music ensembles and opera companies, including the Academy of Ancient Music, the Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment, the Philharmonia Orchestra, Il Pomo d’Oro, the Dunedin Consort, the Monteverdi Choir, La Nuova Musica, Deutsche Oper Berlin, Classical Opera, Glyndebourne Festival Opera, and the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, and has recorded for Hyperion and Vivat. His debut recital disc with countertenor Iestyn Davies was nominated for a Gramophone Award in 2020.

Previous and upcoming projects include Tamerlano Tamerlano (Theater Bielefeld), Oberon A Midsummer Night’s Dream (Opéra National de Montpellier; Deutsche Oper Berlin), Guildenstern in Brett Dean’s Hamlet and Goffredo Rinaldo (Glyndebourne on Tour), Pastore III L'Orfeo (Bayerische Staatsoper; BBC Proms), Hamor Jephtha (AAM), Johan in the world premiere of David Bruce’s Nothing (Glyndebourne), George Benjamin’s Dream of the Song at the Royal Festival Hall in London, Narciso Agrippina (Grange Festival), Mago Christiano Rinaldo (Glyndebourne Festival Opera; English Concert), Zephyrus Apollo et Hyacinthus (Classical Opera), and Singing Voice of Farinelli Farinelli and the King on Broadway, NYC.