Australian/American bass Joshua Bloom has sung principal roles with major houses including Opera Australia, San Francisco Opera, LA Opera, Santa Fe Opera, Wiener Staatsoper, New York’s Metropolitan Opera, Washington National Opera, English National Opera, Oper Köln, Badisches Staatstheater, Opera Northern Ireland, Israeli Opera and Garsington Opera.
Bloom’s 2019-20 season includes multiple role debuts as Rocco Fidelio, Hunding Die Walküre, Swallow Peter Grimes, and The Ghost of Old Hamlet/ Gravedigger in a new production of Brett Dean’s acclaimed Hamlet. He will make several house debuts, including at the Royal Opera House in the world premiere production of Gerald Barry’s Alice’s Adventures Underground, while returning once more to appear at Oper Köln and Garsington Opera. In concert, after the success of the world premiere of Richard Ayres’s The Garden, Joshua will continue to perform the piece worldwide with the London Sinfonietta, and he will appear for the first time at the International Enescu Festival. Future season highlights include new productions at the Royal Opera House and for English National Opera.