Faraone Moses in Egypt
Andrew Foster-Williams studied at and is now a Fellow of the Royal Academy of Music, London. Opera appearances include Alidoro La Cenerentola (Welsh National Opera); Balstrode Peter Grimes (Lyon Opera); Fenice in Handel’s Deidamia and Hidraot in Gluck’s Armide (Netherlands Opera); Albert Werther (Washington National Opera); title role William Tell (Bad Wildbad); Nick Shadow The Rake’s Progress (Opéra National de Lorraine, Nancy); Don Pizarro Fidelio (Opera North); and in concert, Il Conte di Almaviva The Marriage of Figaro (Beaune Festival); Golaud Pelléas et Mélisande and the four villains in Offenbach Les contes d’Hoffman (Moscow) and Telramund Lohengrin with Yannick Nézet-Séguin (Québec). He has also appeared with the London Symphony Orchestra, Netherlands Philharmonic Orchestra, Sydney Symphony Orchestra, New York Philharmonic Orchestra, San Francisco Symphony, Philadelphia Orchestra and Cleveland Orchestra. Recent and future plans include Captain Balstrode Peter Grimes at the Theater an der Wien; roles in Wagner’s Ring Cycle for Opera North; Mendelssohn’s Elijah in Boston, Méphistophélès in Berlioz’s The Damnation of Faust in Moscow; Bach’s St Matthew Passion with the Philadelphia Orchestra and St John Passion with the Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra.