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Martyn Hill

ts, voc, *1944 GB

Martyn Hill (b. 13 Sept 1944) is a British operatic tenor.He was born in Kent and studied at King’s College, Cambridge, followed by the Royal College of Music.For the 2013/14 Royal Opera House season, Hill will be singing the role of Spoletta in Puccini's Tosca.

  • Tenor sax
  • Vocals
  • Classical
  • Soundtrack
  • Folk
Popular Tracks   
Les Noces, Scene 1: The Tresses (At the Bride's House) [the Wedding] on Stravinsky: Oedipus Rex - Les Noces by Robert Craft
The Fairy Queen, Z. 629 / Act 2: Trio: "May the God of Wit inspire" on Purcell: The Fairy Queen by Henry Purcell, English Baroque Soloists & John Eliot Gardiner
Lasse! comment oublieray on Music of the Gothic Era by Early Music Consort Of London & David Munrow
Oedipus Rex: Epilogue on Stravinsky: Oedipus Rex - Les Noces by Robert Craft
De ma dame vient on Music of the Gothic Era by Early Music Consort Of London & David Munrow
Aucun ont trouvé on Music of the Gothic Era by Early Music Consort Of London & David Munrow
Viderunt omnes on Music of the Gothic Era by Early Music Consort Of London & David Munrow
The Fairy Queen, Z. 629 / Act 4: Song: "When a cruel long Winter"- Chorus: "Hail! Great Parent of us all" on Purcell: The Fairy Queen by Henry Purcell, English Baroque Soloists & John Eliot Gardiner
Music Of The Gothic Era - Notre Dame Period: 2. "Alleluya Pascha nostrum" on Music of the Gothic Era by Early Music Consort Of London & David Munrow
The Fairy Queen / Act 4: Song: "See my many Colour'd Fields" on Purcell: The Fairy Queen by Henry Purcell, English Baroque Soloists & John Eliot Gardiner

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Title Artist Year Type
Chant Sur La Mort De Joseph HaydnLuigi Cherubini, Marilyn Schmiege, Martyn Hill, Paolo Barbacini, Cappella Coloniensis / Gabriele Ferro2009Album
Duodramen • Szenario • LiturgienMauricio Kagel - Margaret Chalker • Roland Hermann • Martyn Hill • Romain Bischoff • Wout Oosterkamp • Chorus Of The Gulbenkian Foundation • Rundfunk-Sinfonieorchester Saarbrücken2006Album
Gurre-LiederArnold Schoenberg, Stephen O'Mara • Melanie Diener • Jennifer Lane • David Wilson-Johnson • Martyn Hill • Ernst Haefliger • Simon Joly Chorale • Philharmonia Orchestra, Robert Craft2004Album
Theatre MusicHenry Purcell - Emma Kirkby, Judith Nelson, James Bowman, Martyn Hill, David Thomas, The Academy Of Ancient Music / Christopher Hogwood2004Compil.
Anon In Love • Façade Settings • A Song For The Lord Mayor's TableSir William Walton, Felicity Lott, Martyn Hill, Craig Ogden, Graham Johnson2002Album
Works For Chamber Ensemble 2Percy Grainger, Della Jones, Martyn Hill, Stephen Varcoe, The Academy Of St. Martin-in-the-Fields2000Album
SongCyclesPeter Dickinson ⦁ Meriel Dickinson, Marilyn Hill Smith, Henry Herford, Martyn Hill, Robin Bowman2000Album
Schubert, 1817-1821Franz Schubert - Lorna Anderson, Lynne Dawson, Patricia Rozario, Marjana Lipovšek, Martyn Hill, Philip Langridge, Daniel Norman, Michael Schade, Gerald Finley, Matthias Goerne, Thomas Hampson, Simon Keenlyside, Stephan Loges, Christopher Maltman, Neal Davies, Graham Johnson2000Album
LA GIUDITTA - OratorioFrancisco António de Almeida - Lena Lootens, Francesca Congiu, Axel Köhler, Martyn Hill, Concerto Köln, René Jacobs1999Album
Missa Sanctae Caeciliae / Nikolaimesse / Missa Brevis / Große Orgelmesse (Four Organ Masses)Joseph Haydn, Simon Preston, The Choir Of Christ Church Cathedral, The Academy Of Ancient Music, Judith Nelson, Carolyn Watkinson, Martyn Hill, David Thomas, Margaret Cable, Shirley Minty, Rogers Covey-Crump, Emma Kirkby1997Album
Songs For Achilles · Songs For Ariel · Boyhood's End · The Heart's Assurance · Purcell RealisationsSir Michael Tippett - Martyn Hill, Andrew Ball, Craig Ogden1995Album
Carmina BuranaCarl Orff, The London Festival Orchestra, Ross Pople, Tallis Chamber Choir, New London Children's Choir, Ann Liebeck, Martyn Hill, David Barrell1995Album
War Requiem / Sinfonia Da Requiem / Ballad Of HeroesBenjamin Britten - Heather Harper, Philip Langridge, Martyn Hill, John Shirley-Quirk, St. Paul's Cathedral Choir, The London Symphony Orchestra & London Symphony Chorus Chorus Richard Hickox1991Album
Dewi Sant (Saint David)Arwel Hughes - Yvonne Kenny, Martyn Hill, David Wilson-Johnson, The BBC National Orchestra Of Wales & BBC Welsh Chorus, Owain Arwel Hughes1990Album
Pulcinella - Danses ConcertantesIgor Stravinsky, Ann Murray, Martyn Hill, David Thomas, City Of London Sinfonia, Richard Hickox1990Album
Symphony On A Hymn Tune / Symphony No. 2 / A Solemn Music And A Joyful Fugue / Shipwreck And Love Scene From Byron's Don Juan / Five Tenor Solos From The Opera Lord ByronVirgil Thomson, James Bolle, Martyn Hill1989Album
Earth And Air And RainGerald Finzi, Martyn Hill, Stephen Varcoe, Clifford Benson, Thomas Hardy1989Album
Symphony No. 7 / Four SongsArnold Bax - The London Philharmonic Orchestra, Bryden Thomson, Martyn Hill1988Album
La Calisto - Cantatas - MotetesFrancesco Cavalli, Giacomo Carissimi, Alessandro Scarlatti, Ileana Cotrubas, Janet Baker, Martyn Hill, Robert Spencer, Christopher Hogwood, Heinrich-Schütz-Chor Heilbronn, The London Philharmonic Orchestra1985Compil.
The Fair Maid of the MillFranz Schubert, Martyn Hill, Graham Johnson1983Album
Die Sieben Letzten Worte Unseres Erlösers Am Kreuze, Responsoria De Venerabili, Ave ReginaJoseph Haydn, Inga Nielsen, Gabriele Schreckenbach, Martyn Hill, Matthias Hölle, Kammerchor Stuttgart, Württembergisches Kammerorchester, Frieder Bernius1982Album
Songs By Reynaldo HahnReynaldo Hahn - Martyn Hill, Graham Johnson1982Album
Ludlow And Teme / On Wenlock EdgeIvor Gurney / Ralph Vaughan Williams - Martyn Hill, Graham Johnson, Coull Quartet1981Album
RequiemJean Gilles - Anne-Marie Rodde ∙ Martyn Hill ∙ Ulrich Studer ∙ Collegium Vocale ∙ Musica Antiqua Köln ∙ Philippe Herreweghe1981Album
A French CollectionMartyn Hill, Graham Johnson1980Album
Handel Messiah Original Dublin version (1742)Jean-Claude Malgoire, La Grande Ecurie Et La Chambre Du Roy, Jennifer Smith, Martyn Hill, Ulrik Cold, Choir Of Worcester Cathedral1980Album
Amorous DialoguesEmma Kirkby · Martyn Hill1980Album
La SusannaAlessandro Stradella - Marianne Kweksilber ▪ Judith Nelson ▪ René Jacobs, Martyn Hill ▪ Ulrik Cold ▪ Alan Curtis1979Album
Acis And GalateaGeorg Friedrich Händel, John Eliot Gardiner, The English Baroque Soloists, Norma Burrowes, Anthony Rolfe Johnson, Martyn Hill, Willard White1978Album
Songs Of Mourning ∙ Consort MusicJohn Cooper, Martyn Hill, The Consort Of Musicke1977Album
Three Elegies & Music For StringsHenry Purcell - Martyn Hill, The Academy Of Ancient Music1977Album
Beethoven SongsMartyn Hill, Christopher Hogwood1977Album
French Romantic SongsMartyn Hill, John Constable1976Album
SongsCarl Maria von Weber - Martyn Hill, Christopher Hogwood1976Album
The Leaves Be GreeneThe Consort Of Musicke With Martyn Hill1972Album
"Music With Her Silver Sound..." (Works By Bull, Byrd, Coperario, Ferrabosco, Peerson, Jones, Johnson, Campion, Holborne, Jenkins & Wigthorpe)English Consort Of Viols, Martyn Hill, Anthony Rooley1971Album
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