English Baritone Adam Maxey is currently in his fourth year of undergraduate study at the Guildhall School of Music and Drama under the tutelage of David Pollard. In 2013 Adam understudied the role of Danciaro in Winterbourne Opera’s production of Bizet’s Carmen and since then has performed a variety of oratorio and concert works; including Faure’s Requiem for the Waltham singers and the Bass arias from Handel’s Messiah. In 2015 he performed the role of the Speaker while understudying Papageno with the Broadstone Opera in their production of Die Zauberflöte, conducted by Lynton Atkinson. In 2016 Adam performed the title role, Figaro in King’s College Opera’s production of W. A. Mozart’s Le Nozze di Figaro and performed the role of The Forester in GSMD’s production of The Cunning Little Vixen by Leoš Janáček (abridged, in English). More recently Adam has sung in the chorus of the Guildhall’s spring opera, the world premiere of The Tale of Januarie composed by Julian Phillips.
Future engagements of 2017 include recording a new work by Roger Hewetson with the Southampton Philharmonic Orchestra conducted by David Gibson and has been invited back to perform again with Lynton Atkinson in Faure’s Requiem. Adamhas gained a place on the Royal College of Music’s Masters course starting in September, where he will continue his training.