Leigh Melrose has carved out a formidable reputation for the performance of new works. A wonderfully dynamic artist on both the concert and opera platform, Melrose is also in demand for core repertoire by composers such as Brahms, Britten, Mozart, Berg and Mahler. A graduate of St John’s College, Cambridge, and the Royal Academy of Music, Melrose’s opera engagements have taken him all over the world. Recent roles include the title role in Berg’s Wozzeck at ENO to great critical acclaim. Performances of contemporary repertoire include Rambo in the Channel 4 television film of John Adams’The Death of Klinghoffer and Michael Collins in Jonathan Dove’sTV Opera Manon the Moon for Channel 4.