Anthony Dean Griffey

The New York Philharmonic

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Biography
Anthony Dean Griffey

Four-time Grammy Award–winning tenor Anthony Dean Griffey’s 2013–14 season includes performances in Britten’s Peter Grimes with the St. Louis Symphony and War Requiem with the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra; both included appearances at Carnegie Hall. He also returns to Houston Grand Opera and Los Angeles Opera, and makes debuts at Opera Carolina and the Orquestra Simfònica del Gran Teatre del Liceu. Mr. Griffey has appeared at The Metropolitan Opera, San Francisco Opera, Lyric Opera of Chicago, Santa Fe Opera, Paris Opéra, Teatro Comunale di Firenze, and Rome’s Teatro dell’Opera. He has performed the title role in Peter Grimes all over the world, most recently in The Met’s production broadcast on the Met: Live in HD series. He created the roles of Mitch in André Previn’s A Streetcar Named Desire, at San Francisco Opera, and Lennie in Carlisle Floyd’s Of Mice and Men, at Houston Grand Opera. He recently premiered Christopher Theofanidis’s The Gift with the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra. Concert engagements have included the New York, Berlin, Munich, and Los Angeles philharmonic orchestras; the Chicago, Boston, Pittsburgh, Atlanta, Montreal, Toronto, and London symphony orchestras; The Philadelphia and Minnesota Orchestras; The Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center, Philharmonia Orchestra, Halle Orchestra, Orchestre de Paris, Zurich’s Tonhalle Orchestra, Orquesta Nacional de España, Orquestra Sinfônica do Estado de São Paulo, Radio Filharmonisch Orkest Holland at the Concertgebouw, and NJK Symphony Orchestra; and at the BBC Proms, Tanglewood, Ravinia, Aspen, Edinburgh, Lanaudière, and Saito Kinen festivals. He made his recital debut at Carnegie Hall’s Zankel Hall in 2004, and has given recitals with pianist Warren Jones throughout the United States. Anthony Dean Griffey holds degrees from Wingate University, Eastman School of Music, and The Juilliard School, and he was a member of The Metropolitan Opera’s Lindemann Young Artists Program. He was also inducted into the North Carolina Music Hall of Fame in 2011. His honors include the Doctorate of Humane Letters from Wingate University and induction into the North Carolina Music Hall of Fame. Anthony Dean Griffey made his New York Philharmonic debut in October 1999 performing the World Premieres of Aaron Jay Kernis’s Garden of Light and Miachel Torkey’s Four Seasons, conducted by then Music Director Kurt Masur; he most recently appeared with the Philharmonic in June 2010 performing Beethoven’s Missa solemnis, conducted by Music Director Alan Gilbert.

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