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Neal Davies’ recent operatic appearances have included Rameau’s Platée under Nicholas McGegan (in London and at the Edinburgh Festival), G.F. Handel’s Giulio Cesare under Ivor Bolton and Figaro in Le nozze di Figaro all for the Royal Opera, Covent Garden, his debut with English National Opera in G.F. Handel’s L’Allegro and “Guglielmo” in Cosi fan tutte for Welsh National Opera. He has taken part in La Clemenza di Tito and Le Roi Arthus at the Edinburgh Festival, G.F. Handel’s Orlando with the Gabrieli Consort, and “Leporello” in Don Giovanni for Scottish Opera.
Neal Davies makes his North American debut in May 2001 as bass soloists in J.S. Bach’s B Minor Mass (BWV 232) at the Detroit Symphony Orchestra with Nicholas McGegan, followed later that month by Haydn’s Lord Nelson Mass and W.A. Mozart’s Requiem with Les Violons du Roy and Bernard Labadie. In addition to his appearance with H&H, other upcoming engagements include appearances with New York’s Mostly Mozart Festival in The Seasons, Messiah with the Minnesota Orchestra under Paul McCreesh, and L.v. Beethoven’s Symphony No. 9 with the Cleveland Orchestra and at Carnegie Hall under von Dohnanyi.