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Nicolas Robertson (Tenor)

Born: March 2, 1954 - Birmingham, England

The English tenor, Nicolas [Nicholas] Robertson, studied at Dover College and at St John's College, Cambridge.

Nicolas Robertson was a long-time member of The Tallis Scholars directed by Peter Philips, the Taverner Consort directed by Andrew Parrott, The English Concert Choir directed by Trevor Pinnock, The Sixteen directed by Harry Christophers, and the Monteverdi Choir directed by John Eliot Gardiner. In 2000 he participated in the latter's Bach Cantata Pilgrimage, during which all J.S. Bach's sacred canatas were performed and recorded live. He appeared at York Early Music Festival and York Festival and Mystery Plays. Currently he works as proof-reader, programme-note writer and assistant to his wife, Lidia Rita Martins Robertson, in workshops in the music/education department at Fundação Calouste Gulbenkian. He currently lives in Lisbon, Portugal.

Source: Bits & pieces from various sources
Contributed by
Aryeh Oron (October 2014)

Recordings of Bach Cantatas & Other Vocal Works

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Works

Harry Christophers

Tenor

Member of The Sixteen:
 
BWV 225-230

John Eliot Gardiner

Tenor

BWV 245 [1st]

John Eliot Gardiner

Tenor

Member of Monteverdi Choir:
BCP Vol. 2: CD-1:
BWV 2, BWV 10, BWV 76; CD-2: BWV 21, BWV 135
BCP Vol. 3: CD-1: BWV 24, BWV 185, BWV 177, BWV 71; CD-2: BWV 131, BWV 93, BWV 88
BCP Vol. 4: CD-1:
BWV 9, J. Kuhnau/J.S. Bach: Motet Der Gerechte kömmt um
BCP Vol. 7: CD-2:
BWV 50, BWV 130, BWV 19, BWV 149
BCP Vol. 8: CD-1:
BWV 138, BWV 99, BWV 100; CD-2: BWV 161, BWV 27, BWV 8, BWV 95
BCP Vol. 11: CD-1:
BWV 162, BWV 180

Andrew Parrott

Tenor

BWV 245

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