^ Back to Top
^ Back to Discography
Classical Music Home

The World's Leading Classical Music Group

Email Password  
Not a subscriber yet?
Keyword Search
in
 

THOMAS YOUNG

Thomas Young, tenor

The tenor Thomas Young has appeared as a principal soloist in the major concert halls and opera houses of some twenty countries under the batons of Zubin Mehta, Roger Norrington, Simon Rattle, and Esa-Pekka Salonen. He also serves as tenured professor of music at Sarah Lawrence College. One of the foremost interpreters of tenor rôles in contemporary opera, he made his Lyric Opera of Chicago début in the world première of Anthony Davis’ Amistad in the rôle which was written for him, The Trickster God. Other composers and directors with whom he has collaborated include George C. Wolfe, Peter Sellars, Mike Nichols, John Adams, and Tan Dun, whose works he has performed with the New York City Opera, Opera Theatre of St Louis, the San Francisco Opera, the Hong Kong Festival, and Opéra de Lyon. He has also performed rôles at Covent Garden, the festivals of Vienna and Salzburg, and extensively with the Netherlands Opera. His concert appearances include performances with the London, American, Japan, BBC Scotland, Baltimore, Seattle, and Denver Symphony Orchestras, as well as the Brooklyn Philharmonic and St Louis Symphony. His recordings include X: The Life and Times of Malcom X (Gramavision), nominated for a Grammy in 1993, John Adams’s The Death of Klinghoffer (Elektra), nominated for a Grammy in 1994, Tan Dun’s Marco Polo (Sony), George Gershwin’s Blue Monday (Telarc), and Schoenberg’s Von Heute auf Morgen (DGG).


Albums featuring this artist are available for download from ClassicsOnline.com
Role: Classical Artist 
Album Title
Catalogue No  Work Category 
BOLCOM: Songs of Innocence and of Experience Naxos
5.110083-84
Choral - Secular
BOLCOM: Songs of Innocence and of Experience Naxos
8.559216-18
Choral - Secular





 
 
 View Albums
 
 




 Tell a Friend |  Bookmark this page Digg It |  Bookmark this page Del.icio.us. |  Add to Facebook Facebook |  FURL FURL |  Add to MySpace MySpace |  Stumbleupon StumbleUpon |  Twitter Twitter

Famous Composers Quick Link:
Bach | Beethoven | Chopin | Dowland | Handel | Haydn | Mozart | Glazunov | Schumann | R Strauss | Vivaldi
9:27:03 PM, 27 August 2014
All Naxos Historical, Naxos Classical Archives, Naxos Jazz, Folk and Rock Legends and Naxos Nostalgia titles are not available in the United States and some titles may not be available in Australia and Singapore because these countries have copyright laws that provide or may provide for terms of protection for sound recordings that differ from the rest of the world.
Copyright © 2014 Naxos Digital Services Ltd. All rights reserved.     Terms of Use     Privacy Policy
-212-
Classical Music Home
NOTICE: This site was unavailable for several hours on Saturday, June 25th 2011 due to some unexpected but essential maintenance work. We apologize for any inconvenience.