MERITS

Full Productions:

2017- 2020 See document for details

2016 Beauty and the Beast - Ensemble - SDI Media

2016 La Cenerentola - Don Ramiro - Skånska Operan

2014 Carmina Burana at Stockholm Globe Arena - Swan - Folkoperan
2013 Carmina Burana - Swan - Folkoperan
2013 Il matrimonio segreto - Paulino - Drottningholm Palace Theatre
2013 Il barbiere di Siviglia - Conte Almaviva - Skånska Operan
2012 Carmina Burana - Swan - Folkoperan
2011 L’elisir d’amore - Ensemble - Folkoperan
2011 Concert tour - Tenor - Västmanlandsmusiken
2010 Concert tour - Tenor - Västmanlandsmusiken
2008 Dido & Aeneas - Ensemble - Confidencen

Excerpts:

Carmen - Don José - University college of Opera

Cosi fan tutte - Ferrando - Drottningholm Palace Theatre

Cosi fan tutte - Ferrando - Musikaliska

Die Zauberflöte - Tamino - Confidencen

Die Zauberflöte - Monostatos - University college of Opera

 Il barbiere di Siviglia - Conte Almaviva - The Royal Swedish Opera

 Il barbiere di Siviglia - Conte Almaviva - Confidencen
La Cenerentola - Don Ramiro - University college of Opera

Lakmé - Gerald - University college of Opera

Le nozze di Figaro - Basilio - University college of Opera

Les contes d’Hoffmann - Hoffmann -  Musikaliska
Lucia di Lammermoor - Edgardo - Confidencen

Maria Stuarda - Leicester - University college of Opera

Tenor solo:

Bach - Actus Tragicus,

Bach - Magnificat

Bach - St John Passion

Bach -  Weihnachtsoratorium
Bartolucci - La Passione
Britten - Hymn to St. Cecilia
Cooke - Nocturnes
Händel - Messiah
Mozart - Requiem
Orff - Carmina Burana
Pänkäläinen - St Luke Passion
Rheinberger - Mass in C major
Schubert - Mass in G major

Education:

2020 - 2021 Stockholm University - Specialist teacher in music
2010 - 2013 University College of Opera Stockholm -

Bachelor of Arts in Opera, Vocal Performance
2008 - 2010 Music and Opera College at Mälardalen University
2006 - 2008 Birkagårdens folk high school of Opera

Scholarships:
Drottningholm Palace Theatre
Folkoperan
The Royal Swedish Academy of Music
S:t Johannes logen S:t Erik

Den Nordiska Första St Johannislogen
Tyresö culture scholarship

Tyresö cultural celebrity nominated (2014 & 2016)
Lions Tyresö (2012, 2013, 2014, 2015,  2016 & 2017)
Lions Trollbäcken
Gustaf Tobisons stipendium

Other notes of interest:

  • Performed for Princess Madeleine and Chris O’Neill at their wedding reception at Drottningholm Palace.

  •  The headline music act at Plaza Kvinnas 25-year celebration at Café Opera.

  •  Sang in the Swedish version of the movie Beauty and the Beast

 

  • Did the role of Conte Almaviva in Il barbiere di Siviglia at the Copenhagen opera festiva.

 

  • Performed with Drottningholm Palace Theatre at Stockholm Early Music Festival.

© WILLIAM BAKER 2020