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  • Ben Johnson makes Gulbenkian Orchestra debut in Mendelssohn's Symphony No.2

    Ben Johnson makes Gulbenkian Orchestra debut in Mendelssohn's Symphony No.2

    Published: 27 February 2014

    Tenor Ben Johnson makes his debut with the Gulbenkian Orchestra in two performances of Mendelssohn's Symphony No.2 'Lobgesang' on 6 and 7 March. Both performances are conducted by Gulbenkian Principal Conductor and Intermusica artist Paul McCreesh. Johnson joins fellow British singer Lucy Crowe in the Mendelssohn while the orchestra will present orchestrations of Bach by Elgar and Respighi, alongside Nova obra, a new work by Portuguese composer...

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  • Ben Johnson sings The Creation with the Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra

    Ben Johnson sings The Creation with the Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra

    Published: 08 February 2014

    Ben Johnson returns to Liverpool to perform Haydn The Creation with Roland Böer and the Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra on 22 February. The performance will also feature soprano Jacquelyn Wagner, bass Florian Plock and the Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Choir. The performance is part of busy period of concerts for Johnson, who travels to Lisbon next month for performances of Mendelssohn Symphony No. 2 'Lobgesang' with the Gulbenkian...

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  • Ben Johnson and Benedict Nelson perform at Radio France’s Festival Présences

    Ben Johnson and Benedict Nelson perform at Radio France’s Festival Présences

    Published: 02 February 2014

    Tenor Ben Johnson and baritone Benedict Nelson appear together as soloists with the Orchestre de Philharmonique de Radio France on 16 February in a performance of Kurt Weill’s rarely performed Der Berliner Requiem. The performance will be conducted by Sofi Jeannin and also feature soprano Marlene Mild and bass Geoffroy Buffière.The performance of Der Berliner Requiem takes place at Maison de Radio France on 16 February.

  • Ben Johnson & Devon Guthrie star in ENO’s new production of The Magic Flute

    Ben Johnson & Devon Guthrie star in ENO’s new production of The Magic Flute

    Published: 24 October 2013

    Tenor Ben Johnson and soprano Devon Guthrie lead a cast that includes Mary Bevan and Anthony Gregory at English National Opera in November, in a new production of Mozart's The Magic Flute by acclaimed actor and theatre director Simon McBurney. Following on from Johnson’s earlier success this year at the BBC Cardiff Singer of the World competition, which saw him winning the Dame Joan Sutherland Audience Prize, this production of The Magic Flute...

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  • Ben Johnson returns to BBC Proms for matinee performance with English Chamber Orchestra

    Ben Johnson returns to BBC Proms for matinee performance with English Chamber Orchestra

    Published: 09 August 2013

    Ben Johnson returns to the BBC Proms on 24 August, appearing in a Saturday matinee performance at the Cadogan Hall. He joins the English Chamber Orchestra and conductor Paul Watkins to perform two vocal works written for tenor Peter Pears: Britten’s Serenade for Tenor, Horn and Strings and Lutosławski’s Paroles tissées. In the same concert, the ECO will also perform the world premiere of Variations on an Elizabethan Theme (Sellinger’s Round),...

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  • Ben Johnson celebrates the fourth Southrepps Classical Music Festival

    Ben Johnson celebrates the fourth Southrepps Classical Music Festival

    Published: 22 July 2013

    British tenor Ben Johnson, who co-founded the Southrepps Classical Music Festival in 2010 in Norfolk, will open the 2013 Festival on 1 August. He will conduct the Strings of the Southrepps Sinfonia, with pianist Tom Primrose and violinist Mathier van Bellen for a programme by Vaughan Williams, Bach, Elgar and Vivaldi. In honour of Benjamin Britten’s centenary year, Johnson will also perform The Canticles featuring Intermusica baritone Benedict...

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  • Ben Johnson wins Dame Joan Sutherland Audience Prize in BBC Cardiff Singer of the World

    Ben Johnson wins Dame Joan Sutherland Audience Prize in BBC Cardiff Singer of the World

    Published: 24 June 2013

    On Sunday 23 June, tenor Ben Johnson received the most audience votes at the 30th Anniversary BBC Cardiff Singer of the World Competition to win the Dame Joan Sutherland Audience Prize. Audiences at home and at St David’s Hall, Cardiff had the opportunity to vote in the prize, awarded to the audience’s favourite competitor, and Johnson received the award after strong performances in the competition heats and at the Song Prize final on 21...

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  • Ben Johnson represents England in this year’s BBC Cardiff Singer of the World

    Ben Johnson represents England in this year’s BBC Cardiff Singer of the World

    Published: 20 June 2013

    Ben Johnson is competing in this year’s BBC Cardiff Singer of the World. He secured his place in the Song Prize Final on 21 June with a programme of Schubert, Vaughan Williams, Poulenc, Wolf and Denis Browne. His second performance is on Thursday 20 June, this time for a place in the Cardiff Singer of the World final on Sunday 23 June.Broadcasts:Concert Round 4 Friday 21 June 7.30pm BBC FourThe Song Prize Final 22 June 7.30pm BBC FourThe winner...

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  • Intermusica artists in 30th anniversary of BBC Cardiff Singer of the World

    Intermusica artists in 30th anniversary of BBC Cardiff Singer of the World

    Published: 19 June 2013

    The 30th BBC Cardiff Singer of the World competition is now under way at St David’s Hall, Cardiff, and Intermusica has a host of artists taking part as competitors and guest advisors, experts and conductors.Tenor Ben Johnson is representing England in the competition, which sees twenty singers from around the world compete for the prestigious title. There are three opportunities to win honours at the competition; the BBC Cardiff Singer of the...

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  • Iain Paterson and Ben Johnson sing Beethoven Symphony No.9 with CBSO

    Iain Paterson and Ben Johnson sing Beethoven Symphony No.9 with CBSO

    Published: 13 June 2013

    This month, Iain Paterson and Ben Johnson sing Beethoven’s Symphony No.9 with the City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra and Simon Halsey's CBSO Chorus, conducted by Andris Nelsons. Soprano Lucy Crowe and mezzo-soprano Mihoko Fujimura sing alongside Paterson and Johnson in performances in the Symphony Hall, Birmingham on the 27 and 29 June, and at the Nottingham Royal Concert Hall on 28 June. The performance on 27 June will be broadcast live on...

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