Christopher Gillett’s recent operatic roles include Rev Adams and Flute A Midsummer Night’s Dream (La Scala)‚ Curzio Le nozze di Figaro (ROH)‚ Arnalta L’Incoronazione di Poppea (Los Angeles Opera) and Evangelist The Christmas Story (English Concert).
Concerts include Evangelist St Matthew Passion (RFH), Henze’s Voices (BBC Proms; Concertgebouw)‚ Knussen’s Higglety Pigglety Pop! (BBC Proms; Cleveland) and Andriesson’s De Materie (New York; Concertgebouw). Britten concerts include Nocturne (Philadelphia, Berlin)‚ Peter Grimes (New York) and War Requiem (Buenos Aires‚ Amsterdam‚ Stuttgart‚ Berlin).
Christopher has recorded the title roles in Albert Herring and The Martyrdom of St Magnus‚ as well as roles in Billy Budd‚ The Beggar’s Opera‚ Peter Grimes‚ Journey of the Magi, Midsummer Night’s Dream‚ King Priam and operas by Knussen and Tan Dun.
He is also the author of the acclaimed book Who’s My Bottom?