Benjamin Hulett tenor

Benjamin Hulett tenorBenjamin Hulett is well known to Canterbury Choral Society audiences. He has performed:

Ben is currently reading for a Master’s degree in Musicology at Oxford Brookes University. He trained on the Opera Course at the Guildhall School of Music and Drama. He was a choral scholar at New College, Oxford.

He was principal tenor at the Hamburg State Opera from 2005-2009. He has made debuts in major roles at the Salzburg Festival and Baden Baden Festivals, Theater an der Wien, Bayerische Staatsoper Munich, Opera Holland Park and Opera North. Ben made his debut with Welsh National Opera as Tamino in Mozart’s Magic Flute. He made his debut with the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden in Puccini’s Manon Lescaut.

Ben appears on many discs and DVDs:

  • He was involved in the Gramophone Award winning NMC Songbook project.
  • His recording of works by Richard Rodney Bennett was a Gramophone Awards finalist.
  • His premiere recording of Gouvy’s lphigenie en Tauride received the highest honour from the French recording industry, the Orphee d’Or.
  • Departures, his first recital disc, was celebrated by the international press.
  • Look out for further recital disks:
    • Kalitke Die Besessennen
    • Beethoven Missa Solemnis with Phillippe Herreweghe
    • Mendelssohn edition of Acis and Galatea
    • Handel Alceste for Christian Curnyn
    • Strauss Salome


Canterbury Choral Society concerts with Benjamin Hulett:

Mendelssohn Elijah
Saturday 1 November 2014

Bach St John Passion
Saturday 22 March 2014

Benjamin Britten War Requiem
Saturday 26 October 2013

Monteverdi Vespers
January 2013

Handel Messiah
January 2012

Handel Israel in Egypt
March 2011