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Nicholas Moloney

Nicholas Moloney

Senior Artist Manager
Hannah Bishay

Hannah Bishay

Associate Artist Manager


Worldwide general management with Askonas Holt

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About Neal

Neal Davies is a British bass-baritone. Recent operatic engagements include performances of Jephtha (Zebul) with Music of the Baroque and Jane Glover, Yeoman of the Guard (Sergeant) and Don Alfonso Cosi fan tutte for the English National Opera, and Papageno in the Welsh National Opera’s production of The Magic Flute.

24/25 includes concerts of Berlioz’s L'Enfance du Christ at the Festival Berlioz La Côte Saint Andréwith Paul McCreesh and the NFM Wroclaw Philharmonic. Neal will also join Bernard Labadie and the Kansas City Symphony for Mozart’s Requiem Mass in D minor, make a Messiah concert tour with The English Concert and Harry Bickett, sing Elgar’s Dream of Gerontius with Ryan Wigglesworth and the BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra, and join Jonathan Cohen and the Rotterdam Philharmonic Orchestra for Bach’s St Matthew Passion. Neal will also sing Dr Bartolo in the English National Opera’s production of The Marriage of Figaro.

Notable collaborations include concerts with the Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra under Mariss Jansons, BBC Symphony Orchestra under Pierre Boulez, The Cleveland and Philharmonia orchestras under Christoph von Dohnányi, Chamber Orchestra of Europe under Nikolaus Harnoncourt, Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment under Frans Brüggen, English Concert with Harry Bicket, Gabrieli Consort under Paul McCreesh, Hallé Orchestra with Sir Mark Elder, Concerto Koeln under Ivor Bolton, Scottish Chamber Orchestra with Adam Fischer, Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra with Edward Gardner, Deutsches Symphonie Orchester Berlin with David Zinman, Melbourne Symphony Orchestra with Sir Andrew Davis, and the London Symphony and Vienna Philharmonic orchestras under Daniel Harding. He has been a regular guest of the Edinburgh Festival and BBC Proms.

Neal Davies studied at King’s College, London, and the Royal Academy of Music, and won the Lieder Prize at the 1991 Cardiff Singer of the World Competition.


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Season Highlights

Aug 2024
Usher Hall, Edinburgh
Edinburgh International Festival Mendelssohn arr. Bach: St Matthew Passion Ryan Wigglesworth (conductor) BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra
Aug 2024
Festival Berlioz La Côte Saint André
Berlioz: L'Enfance du Christ Paul McCreesh (conductor) NFM Wroclaw Philharmonic
Nov 2024 - Nov 2024
Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts, Kansas
Mozart: Requiem Mass No. 19 in D minor K. 626 Bernard Labadie (conductor) Kansas City Symphony


  • Schubert, arr. Berlioz - Der Erlkönig
    Credit: Oxford Town Hall
  • Wolf, arr. Berlioz - Anakreons Grab
    Credit: Oxford Town Hall
  • Berlioz - L’Enfance du Christ
    Credit: BBC Radio 3
  • Handel - Acis and Galatea "O ruddier than the cherry"
    Credit: Early Opera Company

Selected Repertoire

BeethovenFidelio (Don Fernando)
BerliozBeatrice et Benedict (Don Pedro)   •   L'enfance du Christ (Hérode)
BrittenCurlew River (Traveller)   •   A Midsummer Night’s Dream (Bottom)   •   The Rape of Lucretia (Junius, Collatinus)   •   Billy Budd (Mr Redburn)
DonizettiL’elisir d’amore (Dulcamara)   •   Don Pasquale (Pasquale)
HandelJephtha (Zebul)   •   Giulio Cesare (Achilla)   •   Radamisto (Tiridate)   •   Acis and Galatea (Polyphemus)   •   Theodora (Valens)   •   Alcina (Melisso)   •   Ariodante (King)   •   Saul (Saul)   •   Orlando (Zoroastro)   •   Xerxes (Ariodate)   •   Agrippina (Pallante)   •   Belshazzar (Gobrias)   •   Rodelinda (Garibaldo)
J. StraussDie Fledermaus (Frank)
JanacekThe Makropolus Case (Kolenaty)   •   Sarka (Premysl)
MonteverdiL'Orfeo (Plutone)
MozartDie Zauberflöte (Papageno)   •   Don Giovanni (Leporello)   •   Le nozze di Figaro (Bartolo)   •   Così fan tutte (Don Alfonso)
NicolaiDie Lustigen Weiber von Windsor (Reich)
PucciniMadama Butterfly (Sharpless)
PurcellDido and Aeneas (Sorcerer)   •   King Arthur (Bass)
SchubertDie Freunde von Salamanca (Fidelio)
SullivanMikado (Ko-ko)   •   The Pirates of Penzance (Major General Stanley)   •   The Yeomen of the Guard (Sergeant Meryll of the Yeomen)   •   Trial by Jury (The Learned Judge)


  • Bach's Christmas Oratorio

    St John Smith Square, London
    Dec 2023