Title Role in Viktor Ullmann’s Der Kaiser von Atlantis with Loud Crowd and Chroma Ensemble. “intense, manic and disturbing” ★★★★ The Times
Royal Opera (Covent Garden) company debut in the world premiere of Jules Maxwell’s The Lost Thing, a co-production with Candoco Dance Company.
Debut with Operaen i Midten Denmark in the world premiere of Nikola Kodjabashia and Mia Theil Have’s Song of the Child.
Performances at Kulturmødet Mors, Denmark.
Peter will take up the position of Artist-in-Residence of Manchester Jewish Museum.
For performance dates see here
“Honey-voiced baritone” The Evening Standard
“The idea for the show came from distinguished baritone Peter Brathwaite who is an expert in the field… Here he not only sings like a dream but the show seems to be infused by his spirit” The Independent
“virile baritone, crisp enunciation and sensitive acting” The Telegraph
“Sensational” The Sunday Times
“a wonderfully compelling figure… terrific diction, emotive delivery, focused tone and nuanced phrasing...” Opera Today
Read Peter’s articles for The Guardian and The Independent.
Peter has been announced as a new contributor to BBC Radio 3’s Musical Time Traveller’s series - stories behind the music-making of the British Isles. Listen to his latest story on BBC Sounds (Mischa Spoliansky’s Mr Plim).
Peter recently contributed to BBC Radio 4’s Black Music in Europe: A Hidden History, Series 2. Presented by Clarke Peters, the programme is currently available through BBC Sounds.
Peter has been selected as a BBC Radio 3 Next Generation Voice.