Rory Musgrave’s recent roles have included Dr. Falke in Die Fledermaus, Schaunard in La bohème, Le Podestat in Le Docteur Miracle and Mayor of Youghal in the world premier of Vagabones.

Rory Musgrave, Baritone – Photo credit Frances Marshall

Upcoming engagements


Onegin Eugene Onegin

Young Artist Production

Postponed

Conductor: Lada Valešová
Young Artist Production Director: Rebecca Meltzer

Opera Holland Park

Young Kelvin Solaris

Postponed

Composer: Dai Fugikura
Conductor and Director: TBC

Tokyo Metropolitan Theatre, Japan

Camillo Ein Wintermärchen

Postponed

Composer: Karl Goldmark
Conductor: Markus Bosh

Wexford Festival Opera
Rory Musgrave, Baritone – The Return of Ulysses – OCI, 2018 – Photo credit Frances Marshall
Rory Musgrave, Baritone – The Rape of Lucretia/Opera Collective Ireland – Photo credit Frances Marshall

Past engagements


Sextus What Happened to Lucrece

13–15 October 2020

Composer and Music Director: Andrew Synnott
Director: Rosetta Cucchi

Wexford Festival Opera

Silvio Pagliacci

16 February 2020

Composer: R. Leoncavallo
Conductor: John O’Brien

CORK OPERA HOUSE

Le Podestat Le Docteur Miracle 

23–31 October 2019

Composer: G. Bizet
Musical Director:
 Andrew Synnott
Director: Roberto Recchia

Wexford Festival Opera

Mayor of Youghal Vagabones 

6–13 September 2019

Irish National Tour
Composer:
Raymond Deane
Conductor: Sinead Hayes
Director: Ben Barnes

Opera Collective Ireland

Schaunard La bohème 

23–26 February 2019

Composer: G. Puccini
Conductor: Toby Purser
Director: Cav. Vivian J. Coates

Lyric Opera Ireland

Dr. Falke Die Fledermaus

9 February 2019

Composer: Johann Strauss II
Conductor: Olaf Storbeck
Director: Damon Nestor Plumis
 

Lyric Opera Studio Weimar

Young Kelvin Solaris 

31 October 2018

Composer: D. Fujikura
Conductor:
 Norio Sato

Tokyo Metropolitan Theatre

Eumete The Return of Ulysses 

9 August – 8 September 2018

Composer: C. Monteverdi
Conductor:
 Christian Curnyn
Director: Patrick Mason

Opera Collective Ireland

Taddeo L’italiana in Algeri 

29 May – 3 June 2018

Composer: G. Rossini
Conductor:
 Marco Zambelli
Director: Pierre-Emmanuel Rousseau

Lismore Opera Festival

Schaunard La bohème 

4 February 2018

Composer: G. Puccini
Conductor:
 John O’Brien

Cork Opera House

Baron Duphol La traviata

4–7 November 2017

Composer: G. Verdi
Conductor:
 Timothy Burke
Director: Cav. Vivian J. Coates

Lyric Opera Ireland

Mayor of Youghal Vagabones 

2–7 October 2017

Workshop performance
Composer: 
R. Deane
Conductor:
 Sinead Hayes

Opera Collective Ireland

Marco Gianni Schicchi

24 August 2017

Composer: G. Puccini
Conductor:
 David Wray

Opera in the Open

Sergeant Bouncer Cox and Box

10 August 2017

Composer: A. Sullivan
Conductor:
 David Wray

Opera in the Open

Belcore L’elisir d’amore

2–3 June 2017

Composer:  G. Donizetti
Conductor:
 Marco Zambelli
Director: Dieter Kaegi

Lismore Opera Festival

Gabriel Conroy The Dead

31 January – 4 March 2017

Revival/National Tour
Composer: 
E. Cranitch
Conductor:
 Ellen Cranitch
Director: Jo Mangan

The Performance Corporation and Breda Cashe Productions

Smirnov The Bear

29 October – 1 November 2016

Composer:  W. Walton
Director:
Kyle Lang

Wexford Festival Opera

Magnus Herculanum

26 October – 4 November 2016

Composer:  F. David
Conductor:
Jean-Luc Tingaud
Director: Stephen Medcalf

Wexford Festival Opera

St. Brioche The Merry Widow

28 August 2016

Composer: F. Lehár
Conductor: John O’Brien

Cork Opera House

Schaunard La bohème

13 May – 3 June 2016

Composer: G. Puccini
Conductor: Andrew Greenwood
Director: Ben Barnes

Opera Theatre Company

Gabriel Conroy The Dead

8–12 December 2015

Composer: Ellen Cranitch
Conductor: Ellen Cranitch
Director: Jo Mangan

The Performance Corporation and Breda Cashe Productions

McGregor (cover), Bell Guglielmo Ratcliff

22–31 October 2015

Composer: P. Mascagni
Conductor: Francesco Cilluffo
Director: Fabio Ceresa

Wexford Festival Opera

Gil Susanna’s Secret

8–9 August 2015

Composer: E. Wolf-Ferrari
Conductor: Andrew Synnott
Director: Tom Creed

Opera Theatre Company

2nd Soldier/Naaman Salome

6–8 February 2015

Composer: R. Strauss
Conductor: Nicholas Chalmers
Director: Oliver Mears

Northern Ireland Opera

Junius The Rape of Lucretia

6–14 September 2014

Composer: B. Britten
Conductor: Stephen Barlow
Director: Michael Barker-Caven

Irish Youth Opera

Richard Nixon (cover) Nixon in China

11–17 May 2014

Composer: J. Adams
Conductor: Fergus Sheil
Director: Michael Kavanagh

Wide Open Opera

Leporello Don Giovanni

May 2014

Composer: W. A. Mozart
Conductor: David Adams
Director: Caitriona McLoughlin

Royal Irish Academy of Music

Harašta The Cunning Little Vixen

January 2014

Composer: L. Janáček
Conductor: David Adams
Director: Lynne Parker

Royal Irish Academy of Music

Guglielmo Così fan tutte

July 2013

Composer: W. A. Mozart
Conductor: John Shea
Director: Roberto Recchia

Zêzere Arts Festival

Sid Albert Herring

13–19 January 2013

Composer: W. A. Mozart
Conductor: David Adams
Director: Lynne Parker

Royal Irish Academy of Music

Ben The Telephone

3–5 December 2012

Composer: G. C. Menotti
Conductor: Andrew Synnott
Director: Conor Hanratty

Royal Irish Academy of Music

Roommate Flätpäck

8–16 September 2012

Composer: T. Lane
Conductor: Cathal Synnott
Director: Conor Hanratty

Ulysses Opera Company and Dublin Fringe Festival

Luka The Bear

July 2012

Composer: W. Walton
Conductor: Lance Coburn
Director: Liz Ryan

Good Works Opera

Priest, Athamas (cover) Semele

16–22 January 2012

Composer: G. F. Handel
Conductor: David Adams
Director: Thomas deMallet Burgess

Royal Irish Academy of Music

Marco Gianni Schicchi

January 2011

Composer: G. Puccini
Conductor: David Adams
Director: Annilese Miskimon

Royal Irish Academy of Music