Oliver Sewell tenor

Oliver Sewell tenor


New Zealand born tenor Oliver Sewell has just completed his masters of music at Manhattan School of music. Roles for 2015/16 include Benoit in Le roi l'a dit, Danceny in The Dangerous Liaisons, Tamino in Die Zauberflöte (Manhattan School of Music Opera Studio) and Ernesto in Don Pasquale (Crested Butte Music Festival, Colorado). Solo engagements include Mozart’s Mass in C Minor (Manhattan School of Music Symphony and Orpheus Choir of Wellington), Monteverdi’s Vespers and Mendelssohn's Elijah (Jubilate Singers), Britten's Cantata Misericordium, J.S Bach's Weihnachts-Oratorium and Schumann's Der Rose Pilgerfahrt (Bach of Choir Wellington), Bach’s Mass in B Minor (Bach Musica New Zealand), Handel’s Messiah (Nelson & Napier Civic Choirs), Haydn’s Creation (Napier Civic Choir) and J.S. Bach’s St John Passion (Southern Sinfonia). Oliver gratefully acknowledges the support of the Kiri Te Kanawa Foundation.




27th August

"Bach by Candlelight"

Christchurch Symphony Orchestra

Knox Church, Christchurch


4th October

Beethoven 9th

Christchurch Symphony Orchestra

Wigrim Airbase, Christchurch


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