Jeremy Silver


Jeremy Silver is in demand as a conductor, pianist and vocal coach. He has worked extensively in South Africa with all the country’s major symphony orchestras, as well as conducting La bohème with Cape Town Opera and Lucia di Lammermoor with Gauteng Opera. As principal conductor of Opera Africa (2004-07) productions included I Capuleti e i Montecchi, La traviata and Rigoletto as well as a tour of the South African opera Princess Magogo to Muziektheater Amsterdam. As Assistant Head of Music at the National Opera Studio he is deeply engaged in the training of exceptional young singers and répétiteurs.

Previously for Longborough: Orfeo ed Euridice (2017), Alcina (2016), Xerxes (2015), Rinaldo (2014), Carmen (2009), Don Giovanni (2001), The Barber of Seville (2001)

Recent engagements:L'assedio di Calais, Il furioso all'isola di San Domingo (ETO), Madama Butterfly (ENO); Le nozze di Figaro (Cape Town Opera); Saint-Saëns Symphony No. 3 (KZNPO); Pelléas et Mélisande (Glyndebourne); La rondine, Lucia di Lammermoor, Le nozze di Figaro (Opera Holland Park); Les Huguenots, Tosca (Opéra Théâtre de Metz); Turandot (National Theatre, Malaysia); Così fan tutte, The Bartered Bride (Mersin State Opera, Turkey); Die Fledermaus (Yale Opera)