Julian Podger


Julian Podger is much in demand in England and abroad as a soloist. Highpoints include part of the Bach cantata pilgrimage with John Eliot Gardiner and appearances with Andrew Parrott and the Taverner Consort at the Ansbach Festival. He has specialised in the role of Evangelist for Bach’s Passions, with performances in Bratislava, Tallinn, Riga, and with the Scottish Chamber Orchestra. Concert appearances include the Royal Albert Hall and Barbican, Salzburg, Vienna and Barcelona.

Operatic ventures have taken him to Tokyo as ‘Orfeo’, to Venice, Melbourne and the Edinburgh Festival as ‘Ulisse’ (both Monteverdi), to the Boston Early Music Festival and to London and York as ‘Daniel’ in The Play of Daniel with Andrew Lawrence-King. He is a member of Gothic Voices, and continues to direct Trinity Baroque which he founded.