Owen Brannigan

Details

  • Position: Singer
  • Nationality: English
  • Voice Type: Bass

b 10 March 1908 – d 10 May 1973. Much work with English Opera Group – Britten created several roles for him. Fellow of Guidhall School of Music. Hon Member Royal Academy of Music. Honorary MA Newcastle University. Holder of Papal Cross (from Pope Pius XIII) for services to Catholic charities. OBE 1964. See Opera Jul 1973 p 639.

Performances

The Rape Of Lucretia / Glyndebourne Festival 1946(Glyndebourne)

The Rape Of Lucretia / Glyndebourne Festival on tour 1946(Lyceum Theatre, Edinburgh)

The Rape Of Lucretia / Glyndebourne Festival on tour 1946(New Theatre, Oxford)

The Rape Of Lucretia / Glyndebourne Festival on tour 1946(Opera House, Manchester)

The Rape Of Lucretia / Glyndebourne Festival on tour 1946(Royal Court Theatre, Liverpool)

The Rape Of Lucretia / Glyndebourne Festival on tour 1946(Sadlers Wells)

The Rape Of Lucretia / Glyndebourne Festival on tour 1946(Stadsschouwburg, Amsterdam)

The Rape Of Lucretia / Glyndebourne Festival on tour 1946(Theatre Royal, Glasgow)

Le nozze di Figaro / Edinburgh Festival 1947(King's Theatre, Edinburgh)

Macbeth / Edinburgh Festival 1947(King's Theatre, Edinburgh)

Die Entfuhrung / Bath Festival 1948(Theatre Royal, Bath)

Don Giovanni / Edinburgh Festival 1951(Kings Theatre, Edinburgh)

La forza del destino / Edinburgh Festival 1951(Kings Theatre, Edinburgh)

Le nozze di Figaro / Glyndebourne Festival 1951(Glyndebourne)

La Calisto / Glyndebourne Festival 1970(Glyndebourne)

La Calisto / Glyndebourne Festival 1971(Glyndebourne)

La Calisto / Proms performance 1971(Royal Albert Hall, London)

La Calisto / Television performance 1971(Glyndebourne)