Stefan is studying at the Royal Academy of Music with Neil Mackie and Iain Ledingham. He graduated with a 2:I from Clare College, Cambridge where he read Music with a choral scholarship.
For the Royal Academy of Music opera scenes, Stefan will soon perform Male Chorus in Britten’s The Rape of Lucretia, Tamino in Mozart’s Die Zauberflöte and Gobin in Puccini’s La Rondine. Previously, Stefan has performed the role of Satyavan in Holst’s Savitri and in 2012 he performed the role of Aeneas in the premiere of Paul Carroll’s The Fall of Troy.
Stefan’s oratorio performances include Monteverdi’s Vespers of 1610; Bach’s St Matthew Passion, St John Passion, Christmas Oratorio, Magnificat and B Minor Mass; Handel’s Messiah; Haydn’s The Creation and Nelson Mass; Mozart’s Requiem; and Beethoven’s Mass in C. He has appeared as soloist at venues including Ely, Chichester and Rouen Cathedrals, St John’s Smith Square and St Martin-in-the-Fields.
Stefan recently performed Schubert’s Die Schöne Müllerin with Timothy Ravalde in Chichester and Winchester cathedrals. He will perform this cycle again in Cambridge and London with Keval Shah. He has performed recitals across Cambridge in the West Road Concert Hall, the Fitzwilliam Museum and Kettle’s Yard and several college chapels.
Future solo appearances include performances of Handel’s Messiah, Bach’s Christmas oratorio, Mozart’s Mass in C and Requiem, Schumann’s Dichterliebe, Schubert’s Winterreise and Robin Holloway’s The Noon’s Repose. Stefan is extremely grateful for the enerous support of the Josephine Baker Trust, The Lady Clare Fund, Baroness O’Cathain and Timothy and Christina Benn.