Henry Neill

Henry NeillHenry is currently studying on the MA Vocal Performance course at the Royal Academy of Music with Mark Wildman and Iain Ledingham, having read music as an undergraduate at Cambridge University. He was recently awarded the Michael Head Prize for a recital of English song at the Royal Academy of Music and is generously supported by the Musicians Benevolent Fund Postgraduate Performance Award and the Josephine Baker Trust. Previous roles include Quince in an award winning production of Britten’s A Midsummer Night’s Dream with Shadwell Opera at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival, Figaro in Mozart’s Le nozze di Figaro and Noye from Noye’s Fludde in Cambridge University Opera Society productions. This year Henry returned for his second season at Garsington Opera where he was involved in their production of Rossini’s Maometto II and Mozart’s Die Entführung aus dem Serail. Engaged extensively as a soloist, Henry has performed recitals in the Pitville Pump rooms, Cheltenham and Kettle’s Yard in Cambridge, with solo roles including Mozart and Brahms Requiems, Orff’s Carmina Burana, Lizst’s Via Crucis, Bach’s St. John Passion, Vaughan-Williams’ Five Mystical Songs, and a one to a part St. Matthew Passion with the Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment.