Gary Griffiths

Solanio The Merchant of Venice

Previously for Welsh National Opera: As Associate Artist: Guglielmo Così fan tutte, Cecil Maria Stuarda, Masetto Don Giovanni, Claudio Béatrice et Bénédict, Schaunard La bohème.

Recent engagements: Marcello La bohème, Figaro Le nozze di Figaro (New Zealand Festival Opera); Il Conte Le nozze di Figaro, Ford Falstaff, Sharpless Madam Butterfly (Wiesbaden State Opera); Maximillian Candide (Maggio Musicale, Florence); Executioner Ines de Castro (Scottish Opera); Ned Keene Peter Grimes (Grange Park Opera); Malatesta Don Pasquale (Longborough Festival Opera).

Forthcoming engagements: Marcello La bohème (WNO); Solanio The Merchant of Venice (ROH).

Gary studied at the Guildhall School of Music and Drama where, in 2009, he won the prestigious Gold Medal Competition. Winner of the Welsh Singers Competition in 2012, Gary represented Wales in the final of the 2013 BBC Cardiff Singer of the World.