Samuel Boden in Les Boreades on Radio 3

Chillin' in Aix-en-Provence

Samuel Boden sings Abaris in Rameau’s Les Boréades from this summer’s Aix-en-Provence Festival on BBC Radio 3. The broadcast at 14:00 GMT on October 30 (plus 7 days afterwards on Iplayer) features Les Musiciens du Louvre Grenoble under Marc Minkowski.  “British tenor Samuel Boden … achieves a personal triumph thanks to his clear and bright timbre, stylistic intelligence, admirable clarity of diction and his flawless virtuosity.” Opera Online  – 21 July 2014 (trans.) http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b04mbjjw

 

Samuel Boden at Glyndebourne

Samuel Boden TenorTenor Samuel Boden sings the role of Mercure in what promises to be a spectacular production of Rameau’s Hippolyte et Aricie at Glyndebourne. The first night is June 29 and performances continue until August 18. Having sung Hippolyte in concert earlier this year, Sam will add other major Rameau roles from Les Boréades and Les Indes Galantes to his repertoire with future appearances in Aix-en-Provence and Munich. Next season he makes his Royal Opera début in the title role of Cavalli’s L’Ormindo.