Owen Gilhooly-Miles is a graduate of the Royal College of Music and National Opera Studio in London. He made his Royal Opera House debut singing the Fauré Requiem for The Royal Ballet and in 2007 represented Ireland at BBC Cardiff Singer of the World. He is also a Professor of Singing at the Royal Irish Academy of Music. In opera he has performed with Opera Ireland, Opera Theatre Company, English Touring Opera, Lyric Opera Productions, Scottish Opera, Opera North, Buxton International Festival, The Opera Group and Musikwerkstatt Wien. Additionally, he has appeared in many productions for Wexford Festival Opera and the Blackwater Valley Opera Festival. In 2014 he made his debut for The Royal Opera singing the role of Robert in the world première of Luke Bedford’s Through his Teeth. In concert he has appeared with the RTÉ National Symphony Orchestra, RTÉ Concert Orchestra, Irish Baroque Orchestra, Irish Chamber Orchestra, Ulster Orchestra, Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra, Tokyo Symphony Orchestra, the Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra and London Philharmonic Orchestra. He has performed at the BBC Prom in Gilbert & Sullivan’s HMS Pinafore and Janáček's Osud with the BBC Symphony Orchestra, with whom he also performed in Judith Weir’s The Vanishing Bridegroom. He made his INO debut as Leuthold in Rossini’s William Tell last year.