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Donald Maxwell

"Donald has a very warm, easy-going personality with interest in everyone he speaks with. His talent and pleasure in the work he does added greatly to the focus of the tour."

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Biography



Donald Maxwell is an operatic baritone, director and lecturer. He has been a professional opera singer for more than forty years, having started his career with Scottish Opera before becoming principal baritone with the Welsh National Opera.

As a freelance singer, Donald has sung over a hundred roles and he has performed with leading opera companies all over the world. His career has taken him to La Scala Milan, the Royal Opera House, Salzburg Easter Festival, Teatro Colon Buenos Aires, Vienna Staatsoper, Paris Opera and the Metropolitan Opera in New York. He recently appeared in as Alcindoro in La bohème in Covent Garden.

Donald has directed operas for the Buxton Festival, Clonter Opera, the Royal College of Music and the International Gilbert and Sullivan Festival. For eight years he was Director of the National Opera Studio, and is a former Head of Opera Studies at the Royal Welsh College, where he still teaches.

Tours with Donald Maxwell

International Gilbert & Sullivan Festival
International Gilbert & Sullivan Festival
18th Aug - 22nd Aug 2022 Tour Director: Donald Maxwell£1475

Donald Maxwell
Donald Maxwell
1st Jan - 1st Jan 1970 Tour Director:

Wexford Opera Festival
Wexford Opera Festival
1st Nov - 5th Nov 2022 Tour Director: Donald Maxwell£2045