Conrad Chatterton is an English Baritone and Sybil Tutton Opera Award holder studying for a PGDip at the Royal Northern College of Music. In 2020, he graduated with a 2:1 (Hons) in M.A Geography from the University of Aberdeen.
Whilst in Aberdeen, he obtained a vocal scholarship and received tuition from Judith Howarth. He has since been granted an entrance scholarship and further study scholarships at RNCM and has been under the tutelage of Matthew Best.
Conrad recently performed the title role of ‘Sir John Falstaff’ in Sir John in Love (BYO) and has performed other roles such as ‘Gianni Schicchi’ in Gianni Schicchi (Random Opera Company), ‘Bartolo’ in Le nozze di Figaro (RNCM), ‘Der Haushofmeister’ & ‘Ein Lakai’ in Ariadne auf Naxos – Prologue (RNCM), ‘Immigration Officer’ in Flight (RNCM) and ‘Jackie “Tiger” Brown’ in Threepenny Opera (UoA Opera Society).
In 2022, he performed in the chorus for Otello, Der fliegende Holländer, La Gioconda and The Excursions of Mr Broucek with Grange Park Opera. In 2021 he performed Don Giovanni, Cosi fan tutte and Acis and Galatea, with Dorset Opera Festival, and took part in the Opera North Mentor Scheme. In 2021 and 2022 he was a finalist in the Frederic Cox Competition. In 2019, Conrad won the Ogston Performance Music Prize, and was also selected as one of eight artists for the Glyndebourne Academy 2019/20 programme.
Conrad’s upcoming performance in 2022, includes Gabriel von Eisenstein in RNCM's production of Die Fledermaus.
He is certainly excellent on stage and a very engaging performer. I shall watch with great interest his progress in the future that he deserves.