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Henry Choo


Regarded as one of Australia’s most versatile lyric tenors, Henry Choo is a graduate of ANAM and of the young artist programs of Opera Australia and Opera Queensland, and has subsequently appeared regularly for Opera Australia, WA Opera, State Opera South Australia and Melbourne Opera and at the Edinburgh Festival and Macau International Music Festival, singing such roles as the Italian Singer in Der Rosenkavalier, Nemorino in L’Elisir d’Amore, Nadir in The Pearlfishers, Tamino in The Magic Flute, Ferrando in Cosi Fan Tutte, Don Ottavio in Don Giovanni, Almaviva in The Barber Of Seville and the title role in Roberto Devereux.

He has appeared as soloist in such works as Messiah, St Matthew Passion, Mozart’s Requiem and Beethoven’s Symphony No.9, with all the Australian symphony orchestras and with the Hong Kong Philharmonic, the World Peace Orchestra, NZSO, Christchurch Symphony and Auckland Philharmonia, and for the Sydney Philharmonia Choir and Melbourne Bach Choir and, during 2021, in A Child Of Our Time for the Adelaide Festival.

Henry is a multiple Greenroom Award nominee, most recently for his performance of Leicester in Melbourne Opera’s production of Maria Stuarda.

His past appearances for State Opera South Australia include Almaviva in The Barber Of Seville.

Performances with state opera south australia