Royal Welsh College
of Music and Drama. He was a Young Welsh Musical Theatre Singer of the
Year and was runner up in the Kathleen Ferrier Young Singers Bursary.
Soloist at the Opening
Gala for the Wales Millennium Centre. Foreman in Trial by Jury
for the BBC National Orchestra of Wales (St. David's Hall) and subsequent
Chandos recording. Created the role of the Wolf in John Doyle's world
premiere production of The Tailor's Daughter for Welsh National
Opera (Wales Millennium Centre), Sweeney in Sweeney Todd (Norwich
Playhouse, Harasta in Cunning Little Vixen (Sherman Theatre,
Cardiff), Warchild for NYMT (Anglian Tour).
is David's West End debut.
Born in Wales in 1982,
David has returned to the Principality, undergoing a four-year vocal studies
course at the Royal Welsh College of Music & Drama under James Ottaway.
He is involved with and soloist for various choirs including the BBC National
Chorus of Wales, Serendipity Singers and Only Men Aloud. He has appeared
on BBC 1, BBC 4, S4C, HTV and BBC Radio Two and Three. Recent concert
and oratorio performances include; Bach‚Äôs Christmas
Oratorio, the Durufl Requiem, The Faure Requiem. Szymanowski‚Äôs
Stabat Mater, BBC Proms in the Park (live from Singleton Park in Swansea)
and bass solos in Mozart‚Äôs Coronation Mass, Haydn‚Äôs
Nelson Mass, Biber‚Äôs Missa Salisburgensis and Handel‚Äôs
Recent operatic roles include, Papageno in the Magic Flute (Mozart), Tarquinius
in The Rape of Lucretia (Britten), Hercules (Handel), Harasta in The Cunning
Little Vixen (Janacek and Sweeny in Sweeny Todd (Sondheim). Recent engagements
include a solo part in the opening of the Wales Millennium Centre, performing
alongside the likes of Michael Sheen, Mathew Rhys and Jonathan Pryce and
landed the role of Foreman in the BBC NOW‚Äôs concert
and subsequent Chandos recording of Trial By Jury with Donald Maxwell,
Rebecca Evans and Richard Hickox.