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

 

Henschel & Boden on Radio 3’s CD Review

Dietrich Henschel - baritone - c. Thibault Stipal-Naïve - 001 - high resTwo CPM artists will feature on BBC Radio 3’s CD Review programme on January 25. Dietrich Henschel’s long-awaited disc of the complete Mahler Wunderhorn songs with Boris Berezovsky is reviewed – see the fascinating introductory video. In addition, Rameau: Le Grand Theatre de L’amour, featuring Samuel Boden with soprano Sabine Devieilhe, Les Ambassadeurs and Alexis Kossenko (director) is Disc of the Week. Samuel Boden c. Robert Bridgens

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.

Video of Sam Boden singing Lully, Purcell & Rameau

Samuel Boden - Tenor Just a week longer to enjoy the video stream of Sam Boden’s lovely concert with the Frankfurt Radio Symphony Orchestra with Emmanuelle Haïm and Katy Watson. Particularly gorgeous Rameau arias at 00h54’ and 1h20’ http://liveweb.arte.tv/de/video/emmanuelle_haim_hr_sinfonieorchester/

Sam Boden in Lille and Frankfurt

Tenor Samuel  Boden will join Le Concert d’Astrée  and Emmanuelle Haïm at the Opéra de Lille on November 17 for Une Nuit à la Cour singing Purcell and Charpentier and appears with the HR Sinfonie Orchester’s Barok+ series with Haïm on November 23 & 24 for Rameau, Lully and Purcell.