Gyula Nagy | Baritone

Baritone

Gyula Nagy

20 Shots of Opera

Biography

Dublin-based Hungarian baritone Gyula Nagy is an alumnus of the Jette Parker Young Artists Programme at the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden (2016-18). His Royal Opera roles include Schaunard in Puccini’s La bohème, Escamillo in Peter Brook’s La Tragédie de Carmen, Moralès in Bizet’s Carmen, Fiorello in Rossini’s Il barbiere di Siviglia, Filotete in Handel’s Oreste, Konrad Nachtigall in Wagner’s Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg, Baron Douphol in Verdi’s La traviata, as well as Paul in Philip Glass’s Les enfants terribles for the Royal Ballet. He has also worked with Welsh National Opera, Scottish Opera and Irish Youth Opera. He has performed in concert with the Irish Baroque Orchestra, the RTÉ Concert Orchestra, the RTÉ National Symphony Orchestra and many Irish and English choral societies. He made his Komische Oper Berlin debut as the Gypsy in Mussorgsky's The Fair at Sorochyntsi and has covered the role of Sulpice in Donizetti’s La fille du régiment at the Royal Opera House. He also sang the title role of Monteverdi’s The Return of Ulysses for Opera Collective Ireland. He trained at the National Opera Studio in London, and in Dublin, where he studied with Philip O'Reilly at the Royal Irish Academy of Music and was a Young Associate Artist with Opera Theatre Company.