Graham Case

  • Singer
    Male / Somerset
  • Ethnicity
    Caucasian
    Age Range
    54 - 60
    Height
    5' 10" (1m 78cm)
    Weight
    12st. 5lb (78kg)
    Hair Colour
    Grey
    Eye Colour
    Grey
    Build
    Medium

Credits

YearRole / TypeName of Production / DirectorCompany / Venue
2007Oratorio
Backing Vocalist
Nelson Mass - Bass SoloistUniversity of Wales Choral Union Choir - Aberystwyth
Eglwys Llanbadam Church
1989OperaMadama Butterfly - Imperial CommissionerOpera Ireland
  • Education

    YearQualificationWhere
    1991Opera SchoolRoyal College of Music
    1988Professional PerformerTrinity College of Music

    Additional Skills

    Concerning teaching I have taught singing in London, County Durham and Cambridgeshire (Peterborough Regional College as lecturer in Singing and Music Drama)and Bath. The teaching encompasses classical technique, song interpretation, foreign language coaching (German, French and Italian) and stage/platform presentation. With styles including Oratorio/Opera, Art Song and Popular.

    My students have varied from beginners to diploma standard and from children to adults.

    I have worked and studied with coaches and singers of international reputation including: Graziella Sciutti, Adele Leigh, Graham Clark, John Wakefield, Claudio Desderi, Norman Bailey and Sir Geraint Evans.

    Additional Information

    I have studied acting in the Lee Strasbourg, Laban and traditional techniques including Shakespeare with Timothy West. I have also directed for the Travelling Opera Summer School and have experience of managing my own opera company 1984 - 1989.

    About me

    Graham trained at Trinity College of Music and the Royal College of Music where he was awarded the Leverhulme scholarship to study at the RCM Opera School with Norman Bailey. He continued his studies in Milan and as a soloist for British Youth Opera. He has since sung with Kent Opera, Carl Rosa, Dublin Grand Opera, the Wexford Festival, the Britten Festival, First Act Opera International, Crystal Clear Opera, European Chamber Opera, Travelling Opera and Pavilion Opera, working with conductors including Kent Nagano and Georg Solti. Graham has performed as a soloist in theatres and concert halls in the capital, throughout the UK, France, Australia, New Zealand and the US. Roles have included Collatinus in The Rape of Lucretia, Le Gouverneur in Count Ory, Bartolo in The Barber of Seville, Don Alfonso in Cosi fan Tutte, Colline in La Bohème, Dick Deadeye in HMS Pinafore, Count in the Marriage of Figaro, Leporello in Don Giovanni and the villains in Les Contes d’Hoffmann. Graham’s oratorio performances have included Bach’s St John Passion, Tippett – A Child of Our Time, Faure – Requiem, Handel – Samson and Mendelssohn’s Elijah. Also the Milan premiere of Porpora’s Messa in Do Maggiore with the RAI orchestra.

  • Skills

    Skin Colour
    • White
    Specific Singing Skills
    • Baritone
    • Bass
    Hair Length
    • Bald / Crew Cut
    Languages Spoken
    • English
    • French
    • German
    • Italian
    • Spanish
    Interested in
    • Backing Vocalist
    • Choral
    • Commericals
    • Cruise Ships
    • Musical Theatre
    • Opera
    • Teaching Jobs
    • Tour (Europe)
    • Tour (UK)
    • Tour (Worldwide)
    Experienced In
    • Choral
    • Judging
    • Opera
    • Soloist
    • Teaching
    • Tour (Europe)
    • Tour (UK)