Tim Morgan recently completed his postgraduate studies at the Royal College of Music in London under Ben Johnson and Caroline Dowdle. A Samling Artist, he was a finalist in the 2019 Kathleen Ferrier Awards. Tim Morgan grew up in Leicester and received his early musical education as a treble at St James the Greater and as a member of the orchestras of Leicestershire Arts, the local music service. He then decided to follow a career in music after learning with Tom Williams and being a choral scholar with Leicestershire Chorale.
Opera highlights include Cupid in Blow’s Venus and Adonis with The Dunedin Consort, Ferdinand The Enchanted Island with British Youth Opera, Gernando Faramondo at the London Handel Festival, and a European tour of Monteverdi's L'Orfeo with The Monteverdi Choir.
Highlights on the concert platform include a staged performance of Bach’s St John Passion with the Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment under Sir Simon Rattle and Peter Sellars, Arsace in Handel’s Berenice with La Nuova Musica and at the London Handel Festival where he also performed High Priest in Esther, Monteverdi’s Vespro dellabeata vergine with The Monteverdi Choir, and a duet recital with Michael Chance.
Recent and future engagements include Oberon A Midsummer Night’s Dream for Nevill Holt Opera, the title role in Giulio Cesare for English Touring Opera, Purcell’s The Indian Queen with Emanuelle Haïm and Le Concert D’Astrée at Opéra de Lille, Pergolesi’s Stabat Mater with the OAE, Gabriel at the Barbican Hall and the Saffron Hall with the English Consort under Harry Bicket, Handel’s Messiah with The Hanover Band, a recital of Vivaldi arias with Norwich Baroque Orchestra, and Purcell’s King Arthur with Vox Luminis.