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Robert Buckland (Tenor)

Born: The Netherlands

The Dutch lyrical tenor, Robert Buckland, received his early musical training as a chorister in Regensburger Domspatzen. He studied at the Royal Conservatoire in The Hague with Barbara Pearson, Diane Forlano and Peter Kooy and had master-classes and Coachings with Michael Chance, Jill Feldman and Marius van Altena. He finished his studies cum laude in June 2008 and was a member of the ensemble of the Operastudio Nederland in the season 2008-2009 season. During his studies he has performed regularly with some of Europeís top ensembles including the Huelgas Ensemble, Collegium Vocale Gent, Nederlandse Bachvereniging, and Vox Luminis.

As a soloist Robert Bucland has performed both Arias and Evangelist in J.S. Bachís Christmas and Passion Oratorios, other oratorios by Felix Mendelssohn, Reinhard Keiser, Stradella, Monteverdi and Georg Philipp Telemann, several Haydn, Schubert and W.A. Mozart masses, numerous (J.S. Bach) cantatas, Requiems and Operas such as George Frideric Handel's Acis and Galathea (Acis), Siroe (Arasse), Lotario (Berengario), Haydnís Philemon und Baucis (Philemon), Purcellís Dido and Aeneas (Aeneas), King Arthur and The Fairy Queen, working with Conductors such as Frieder Bernius, Andreas Spering, Pieter Jan Leusink, Joshua Rifkin, Jan Willem de Vriend, Jos van Veldhoven, Guy van Waas and Peter Van Heyghen and orchestras such as Concerto Köln, Les Muffatti, Combattimento Consort Amsterdam, Israel Sinfonietta and Les Agrémens. He performed Robert Schumannís Dichterliebe in New York and Franz Schubertís die Schöne Müllerin in Oslo and the Hague.


Source: Robert Buckland Website
Contributed by
Aryeh Oron (May 2014)

Recordings of Bach Cantatas & Other Vocal Works




Fabio Bonizzoni


Member of Nederlandse Bachvereniging:
AOB Video:
BWV 56, BWV 57, BWV 84

Tymen Jan Bronda


Video: BWV 243, BWV 249

Peter Van Heyghen


R. Keiser: Brockes-Passion

Lionel Meunier


Member of Vox Luminis:
Motets of Bach Family, including:
Johann Christoph Bach: Motet Der Gerechte, ob er gleich zu zeitlich stirb
J.S. Bach: Motet Ich lasse dich nicht, BWV Anh 159
Johann Christoph Bach: Motet Merk auf, mein Herz und sieh dorthin, BWV Anh 163

Jos van Veldhoven


Member of Nederlandse Bachvereniging:
AOB Video:
BWV 29, BWV 36, BWV 61, BWV 62, BWV 120

Links to other Sites

Robert Bucland (Official Website) [English/Dutch/German]
Robert Bucland - Tenor Channel on YouTube

Robert Buckland (Ensemble Vox Luminis)

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