Tenor Robert Murray studied at the Royal College of Music and the National Opera Studio. He makes his H&H debut performing the title role in Handel Jephtha
Favorite Concert Work or Role to Perform and Why
"Gerontius in Elgar's Dream of Gerontius. My mum's favourite and a work of epic scale and humility."
Favorite Food or Meal
Favorite TV Show
"The Hungry Caterpillar (have read at least 1000 times over the last couple of years)."
Best Musical Memory
"Singing (in the choir) nearly all of Bach's cantatas throughout the year 2000."
What are you most looking forward to in performing Jephtha?
"The accompagnato recitative: 'Deeper and deeper still,' and the aria: 'Waft her angels.'"
What three words come to mind when describing the story of Jephtha or your role in it?
Duty, Sacrifice, Love