Frederick Long

Samling Artist Programme: 2014

Frederick received a first-class degree in music from the University of Bristol, a DipRAM from the Royal Academy of Music, and furthered his training at the National Opera Studio.

For Glyndebourne he has performed the Lackey Ariadne auf Naxos, Medeiros The Yellow Sofa, and understudied Lieutenant Ratcliffe Billy Budd, Truffaldin Ariadne auf Naxos, Antonio Le Nozze di Figaro and Sleep/Winter/Hymen The Fairy Queen. For English National Opera he has understudied Ariodates Xerxes and Figaro The Marriage of Figaro.

Frederick’s substantial concert repertory sees him in frequent performance across the country and abroad, with recent highlights including the Verdi Requiem with the Royal Orchestral Society, the B Minor Mass with the Yorkshire Bach Choir and Messiah with the London Festival Orchestra at the Royal Albert Hall.

He is supported by the Glyndebourne New Generation Programme, a recipient of the Donald A Anderson award from Glyndebourne on Tour, a Sybil Tutton award (administered by the Musicians’ Benevolent Fund), and an Allcard award from the Worshipful Company of Musicians.