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Peter Hoare

Tenor

Biography

English tenor Peter Hoare made his Royal Opera debut in 2001 singing Spoletta (Tosca). His many roles since for the Company have included Valzacchi (Der Rosenkavalier), Monostatos (Die Zauberflöte), Goro (Madama Butterfly), Don Basilio (Le nozze di Figaro), Larry King (Anna Nicole, world premiere), Abbé (Andrea Chénier), Fatty (Rise and Fall of the City of Mahagonny) and Dr Caius (Falstaff). In the 2015/16 Season he returns to sing Normanno (Lucia di Lammermoor).

Hoare was born in Bradford and trained as a percussionist before beginning his singing career. Engagements include Zinovy Ismailov (Lady Macbeth of Mtsensk), Hermann (The Queen of Spades), Faust (The Damnation of Faust), Michel (Julietta), Sharikov (A Dog’s Heart), Creon (Thebans) and Gregor (The Makropulos Case) for English National Opera, Idomeneo for Glyndebourne Festival, Tito (La clemenza di Tito), Herod (Salome), Bacchus (Ariadne auf Naxos), Captain (Wozzeck) and Alwa (Lulu) for Welsh National Opera, Captain for the Metropolitan Opera, New York, Nono’s Al gran sole carico d’amore for Salzburg Festival, Desportes (Die Soldaten) for Ruhrtriennale, in Tokyo, New York and for Zürich Opera, Shapkin (From the House of the Dead) for Berlin State Opera, Reverend Adams (Peter Grimes) for La Scala, Milan, and Alviano (Die Gezeichneten) in Palermo.

Hoare’s concert appearances have included Das Lied von der Erde with the Royal Concertbebouw Orchestra under Daniel Harding, Mahler’s Symphony no.8 with the Hallé under Mark Elder, A Child of Our Time with the Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra and Berlioz’s Roméo et Juliette with the Berlin Philharmonic.

News and features

BBC Radio 3 broadcasts of Royal Opera performances announced for winter, spring and summer 2014/15

BBC Radio 3 broadcasts of Royal Opera performances announced for winter, spring and summer 2014/15

2 December 2014

Andrea Chénier, La bohème, Die Zauberflöte and others on Opera on 3.

Photos

Peter Hoare

Peter Hoare as Fatty in in Rise and Fall of the City of Mahagonny

Peter Hoare and Roland Wood in Falstaff

Peter Hoare in Die Zauberflöte, The Royal Opera

Peter Hoare as Larry King in Anna Nicole, The Royal Opera,

Willard W. White, Peter Hoare, Anne Sofie Von Otter and Kurt Streit in Rise and Fall of the City of Mahagonny

Willard W. White as Trinity Moses and Peter Hoare as Fatty in Rise and Fall of the City of Mahagonny

Anne Sofie Von Otter, Willard W. White , Peter Hoare, Christine Rice , Kurt Streit, Jeffrey Lloyd-Roberts, Darren Jeffery and Robert Clark as the Bar Pianist.

Willard W. White as Trinity Moses and Peter Hoare as Fatty in Rise and Fall of the City of Mahagonny

Kurt Streit as Jimmy Macintyre, Jeffrey Lloyd-Roberts as Jack O’Brien, Darren Jeffery as Bank Account Bill and Neal Davies as Alaska Wolf Joe in Rise and Fall of the City of Mahagonny

Willard W. White as Trinity Moses, Anne Sofie Von Otter as Leocadia Begbick and Peter Hoare as Fatty in Rise and Fall of the City of Mahagonny

Willard W. White as Trinity Moses, Anne Sofie Von Otter as Leocadia Begbick and Peter Hoare as Fatty in Rise and Fall of the City of Mahagonny

Anne Sofie Von Otter,Trinity Moses and Peter Hoare as Fatty in Rise and Fall of the City of Mahagonny

Willard W. White as Trinity Moses and Peter Hoare as Fatty in Rise and Fall of the City of Mahagonny

Willard W. White as Trinity Moses and Peter Hoare as Fatty in Rise and Fall of the City of Mahagonny

Peter Hoare and members of the Royal Opera Chorus in Die Zauberflöte, The Royal Opera

Lukas Jakobski, Alasdair Elliott, Luis Gomes, Roland Wood and Peter Hoare in Falstaff

Alasdair Elliott and Peter Hoare in Falstaff

Peter Hoare, Willard W. White, Anne Sofie Von Otter as Leocadia Begbick, Jeffrey Lloyd-Roberts, Christine Rice, Kurt Streit and Neal Davies in Rise and Fall of the City of Mahagonny

Production photo of John Fulljames's production of Rise and Fall of the City of Mahagonny

Kurt Streit as Jimmy Macintyre, Jeffrey Lloyd-Roberts as Jack O’Brien, Darren Jeffery as Bank Account Bill and Neal Davies as Alaska Wolf Joe in Rise and Fall of the City of Mahagonny

Willard W. White as Trinity Moses, Anne Sofie Von Otter as Leocadia Begbick and Peter Hoare as Fatty in Rise and Fall of the City of Mahagonny