Kim Begley

(b. 1955)

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(b Birkenhead, 1955).

Eng. tenor. CG début 1983. Has sung many contemp. operatic roles, incl. Achilles in Tippett's King Priam and Pellegrin in his New Year (Glyndebourne 1990). Sang Fritz in Opera North revival of Schreker's Der ferne Klang (1992). Bayreuth début 2000 (Loge in Ring); NY Met début 2003 (Laca in Jenůfa). Created Samuel Griffiths in Picker's An American Tragedy, NY Met 2005.

Subjects: Music.

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