Our privacy policy was last updated on Friday 25 May 2018View it hereDismiss
Bachtrack logo

Performer: Sir John Tomlinson

Upcoming eventsSee more...

BerlinBabylonNew production

Widmann: Babylon
Daniel Barenboim; Andreas Kriegenburg; Staatsoper Berlin; Harald Thor; Tanja Hofmann; Mojca Erdmann; Susanne Elmark

CambridgeMay Week Concert

Mussorgsky, Stravinsky
Cambridge University Sinfonia; Ryan Wigglesworth; Cambridge University Symphony Chorus; Toby Hession; Sir John Tomlinson

LondonBoris Godunov

Mussorgsky: Boris Godunov
Marc Albrecht; Richard Jones; Royal Opera; Miriam Buether; Nicky Gillibrand; Sir Bryn Terfel; David Butt Philip
Latest reviewsSee more...

No muddle, just music: ROH Lady Macbeth of Mtsensk

Brandon Jovanovich (Sergey), Eva-Maria Westbroek (Katerina) © ROH | Clive Barda
The Royal Opera Orchestra produce a revelatory reading of Shostakovich’s eclectic score; a fine performance from Eva-Maria Westbroek and excellent acting from the whole cast light up the drama and farce.
Read more

What’s up (with) Kosky’s Nose?

Martin Winkler (Kovalyov) © Prudence Upton
Kosky’s The Nose hits Sydney, sweeping the audience along with hallucinogenic energy. Led by the outstanding Martin Winkler and John Tomlinson, singers and musicians deliver a wild evening's entertainment.
Read more

Adès' riveting The Exterminating Angel

Amanda Echalaz (Lucia de Nobile), Christian Van Horn (Julio) and Iestyn Davies (Francisco de Ávila) © Ken Howard | Metropolitan Opera
Adès opera resists explanation, and the ambiguity of the story drives much of its compelling nature. 
Read more

Hamlet boldly adapted by Brett Dean

John Tomlinson (Ghost), Allan Clayton (Hamlet) © Richard Hubert Smith
Brett Dean treats Shakespeare's behemoth as a timeless story told in language that has become timeless; no effort is spared in elucidating and amplifying that story.
Read more

Adès brings The Exterminating Angel to opera

Sophie Bevan, Ed Lyon © ROH | Clive Barda
Luis Buñuel's derision at the sense of entitlement of over-privileged, self-righteous prigs shines through a high quality operatic adaptation.
Read more