David Bailey, Tenor
Equally at home in opera, oratorio, and concert, David Bailey is an active soloist, recitalist, and performer in the New York area. He most recently performed the role of the Male Chorus in LidalNorth’s production of Britten’s Rape of Lucretia at the Oslo Opera House in Norway. He has performed with many of the local NY companies, most recently as the Duke in the American premiere of Donizetti’s La Zingara and Alfred in Die Fledermaus for Amore Opera. He performed the title role in Faust for the Roman Borgman Opera Theatre in Brooklyn. With Regina Opera of Brooklyn, he has performed Camille in The Merry Widow and Alfredo in La Traviata. In concert, he performed the songs of James Joyce at Bloomsday at Symphony Space. Regionally, he has worked with composer Carlisle Floyd and conductor Anton Coppola on scenes from Floyd’s Of Mice and Men for Opera Tampa. As an apprentice with Florida Grand Opera, he performed Beppe in Pagliacci and Arturo in Lucia di Lammermoor. His work in Europe includes Den Nye Opera Norway and the Lyrique en Mer Festival France in productions of La Traviata, and Tamino in Die Zauberflöte with the Charlemagne Orchestra in Brugge, Belgium.