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Grammy Nomination

Stuart is very excited to announce his 1st Grammy nomination for Chandos’s recording of Glagolitic Mass with The Bergen Philharmonic and long-time friend and colleague, Edward Gardner.

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ENO’s “Peter Grimes” heads for Australia

English National Opera’s award winning production of Benjamin Britten’s Peter Grimes, featuring Stuart Skelton in the title role, is headed for Australian cinemas. Stuart, who will be in town for concerts with the Sydney Symphony, will be making personal appearances at screenings in Cronulla (October 10th) and Roseville (October 11th). Visit Potential Films for a full list […]

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Another win for “The Dream of Gerontius”

Chandos’s recording of Elgar’s The Dream of Gerontius has been named as winner of the Choral category in this year’s Gramophone Classical Music Awards. Captured ahead of a live performance in London last year, the recording features Stuart Skelton in the title role, alongside Sarah Connolly and David Soar, with the BBC Symphony Orchestra and Chorus conducted […]

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“The Dream of Gerontius” wins BBC Music Magazine Award

Chandos’s 2014 recording of Elgar’s The Dream of Gerontius, with Stuart Skelton in the title role, was announced as winner of the Choral Award at the BBC Music Magazine Awards in London on April 7th, 2015. Recorded in the run-up to concert performances last year, the recording also features soloists Sarah Connolly (whose Sea Pictures are included in the same recording) […]

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Stuart Skelton to open 2016/17 MET season in Tristan & Isolde

The Metropolitan Opera has announced that Tristan und Isolde, featuring Stuart Skelton and Nina Stemme in the title roles, will open its 2016/17 season, the first time the opera has opened the MET season since 1937. The performances will be conducted by Sir Simon Rattle and the production, a new co-production with the Festspielhaus Baden-Baden and Teatr Wielki-Polish […]

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Interview with Huffington Post

Ahead of concert performances of Peter Grimes with the San Francisco Symphony and Michael Tilson Thomas, Stuart talks to Sean Martinfield of Huffpost San Francisco about the role, his repertoire, and a cocktail or two.

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AUDIO: Operafocus Interview

While in London last month, Stuart, along with Peter Grimes co-star Iain Paterson and ENO’s Rigoletto Quinn Kelsey, sat down with Operafocus’s Terri Knudsen for an extensive interview about the opera business. You can now listen to this interview on Operafocus.com.

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Interview with Classical Source

“It seems to have struck a chord with pretty much everyone… We are all very excited to get this thing on its feet and get that curtain up!” Stuart talks to Classical Source‘s Ben Hogwood about the English National Opera’s upcoming revival of their acclaimed Peter Grimes. Read the full interview here.

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