Aaron Holmes


Aaron Holmes studied for six years at the Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama where he completed both a BMus in voice and an MA in advanced opera performance. During his studies at RWCMD, Aaron had the pleasure of learning under the tutelage of the late Eric Roberts. Some notable roles are Guiseppe/Gondoliers and Sid/Albert Herring; both performed during his last year on the MA opera course. Other roles include Willi Graf in the Welsh National Youth Opera production of Kommilitonen!, Achilla/Giulio Cesarein Egitto with Cardiff Opera and Motor Cop in the WNO production of Dead Man Walking. Aaron also covered the role of Joseph de Rocher in the same opera with WNO. Last year, Aaron debuted with Longborough Festival Opera in their production of The Cunning Little Vixen. Aaron played the role of Harasta and covered the roles of Forester and Pásek.

Previously for Longborough: Harašta, Forester (cover)/The Cunning Little Vixen (2021)