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                 GILES DAVIES - Bass Baritone

                Professional Singer and Actor.

Writer, Translator, Musicologist and Producer.

Giles Davies as Edgar Drake in 'The Piano Tuner' by Nigel Osborne, MBE, and Amanda Holden, 2004. Linbury Theatre, Royal Opera House, Covent Garden.

"Commanding", "Outstanding", "Rich and Smooth Toned", "A Sympathetic Figure". (UK National Press)


"Giles Davies' Figaro worried away at the bones of the situational chaos with the strongest of grips, singing off words with firm, unforced tone."

 

OPERA MAGAZINE, 1999, Holland Park Opera. Mozart's 'The Marriage of Figaro'.

"The single most impressive moment came from the Ariodates of baritone Giles Davies, who briefly showed how a determined singer, standing and delivering, can become a dominant musical force''.

 

The Irish Times, Handel's 'Xerxes', OTC, 2009)