Paul Nilon, Tenor

Paul Nilon has enjoyed great success in recent seasons in major rôles such as Tito/La Clemenza di Tito (English National Opera), the title rôles in Idomeneo and Der Zwerg, and Mischa/Julietta (Opera North), Grimoaldo/Rodelinda (Bayerische Staatsoper Munich, San Francisco, Dallas, and Montreux Festival), Lurcanio/Ariodante (Munich and ENO), Monteverdi’s Ulisse (Florence, WNO and Birmingham Opera Company) and Nerone (Welsh National Opera and BBC TV), and Tom Rakewell (WNO). His recent concert engagements have included Bach’s B Minor Mass with the LPO in the Royal Festival Hall, Mozart’s Requiem with the Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment in London and Paris, Handel’s Solomon and Messiah in Florence, Britten’s War Requiem and Serenade with the Hallé and Handel’s L’Allegro in Paris.

Paul Nilon has made a number of recordings for Opera Rara.