Stafford Dean

(b. 1937)

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(b Kingswood, Surrey, 1937).

Eng. bass. Toured with Opera for All 1962–3, 1963–4. Glyndebourne début 1964 (Lictor in L'incoronazione di Poppea). Sang with SW co. 1964–70. CG début 1969; NY Met 1976. Bass soloist in f.p. of Penderecki's Requiem, Stuttgart 1984. Has sung Leporello well over 300 times.

Subjects: Music.

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