Welsh baritone Wyn Pencarreg studied at the Royal Northern College of Music gaining many prizes and scholarships including awards from the Countess of Munster Trust, the Peter Moores Foundation and the Wolfson Foundation. He was also a winner of the Erich Vietheer Memorial Award from Glyndebourne Festival Opera.
Concerts appearances include Messiah (Ulster Orchestra and Glyndebourne); Voice of Neptune/Idomeneo (Hallé Orchestra); Hermann Ortel/Meistersinger (BBC Philharmonic Orchestra) and Vaughan Williams Dona Nobis Pacem and Walton Belshazzar’s Feast at the St Albans Festival.
Previously for Longborough: A Sacristan/Tosca (2014), Alcindoro/La bohème (2013), Badger and Parson/The Cunning Little Vixen (2008)
Recent engagements: Alcindoro/La bohème, Padre Sansón/The Exterminating Angel and Flemish Deputy/Don Carlos (The Royal Opera); Alcalde/La forza del destino (Welsh National Opera); Cuno/Der Freischütz with the OAE conducted by Sir Mark Elder; Surin/The Queen of Spades (English National Opera); Sharpless/Madama Butterfly (Royal Albert Hall); and Music Master/Ariadne auf Naxos (West Green House)
Future engagements: Baron Douphol/La traviata and Sir Gualtiero Raleigh/Roberto Devereux (Welsh National Opera)