Jon Stainsby is a lyric baritone establishing a varied career in opera, oratorio and recital. A graduate of the Alexander Gibson Opera School at the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland, he works with a number of Europe's most distinguished early music ensembles as both an ensemble singer and soloist, and has appeared as a Young Artist with De Nationale Opera Amsterdam, Garsington Opera, Longborough Festival Opera, and the Britten Pears Programme at Aldeburgh. He has been acclaimed in Opera magazine for his 'outstandingly alert responses to text, music and stage partners' and in Opera Now for possessing 'a voice as commanding as his stature.'

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Upcoming performances

  • Inspiring Bach at York Early Music Christmas Festival

    Sunday 11th December 2022 at 5.00pm

    National Centre for Early Music, York

    The Marian Consort
       Rory McCleery, director
       Kinga Ujszaszi, leader and director

  • Children's Messiah in Glasgow

    Wednesday 14th December 2022 at 4.00pm

    St Mary's Episcopal Cathedral, Glasgow

    Dunedin Consort
    John Butt, director

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