Derek Welton, bass-baritone

Derek Welton


Rehearsals begin for Die Walküre in Dresden

Following his house début at the Teatro Real Madrid in January, Derek worked for the first time with the Toronto Symphony Orchestra and Gustavo Gimeno, performing and recording Stravinsky’s Pulcinella, which will be released on the Harmonia Mundi label.

Yesterday he began rehearsals in Dresden of Wagner’s Die Walküre with the Dresden Festival Orchestra and Concerto Köln, conducted by Kent Nagano. Die Walküre will be performed in Prague, Amsterdam, Cologne and Hamburg and will be performed on period instruments.