Nathan Berg: With a “first-class voice” (The Boston Globe), Nathan Berg has emerged as one of the most in-demand bass-baritones of his generation. Berg enjoys a versatile career that incorporates a balance of concert, recital and operatic performances. With repertoire ranging from Bach and Handel to Mozart and Mahler, he has travelled extensively to perform with such conductors as Abbado, Boulez, Christie, Davis, Dohnanyi, Dutoit, Eschenbach, Haenchen, Harding, Herreweghe, Hogwood, King, Leppard, Lockhart, Masur, Maazel, Norrington, Rilling, Salonen, Slatkin and Tilson-Thomas.
Symphony engagements in the 2009-2010 season include The Passion According to St. John with the Chicago Symphony Orchestra, Mahler’s Symphony No. 8 with the Milwaukee Symphony, the Brahm’s Requiem with the National Arts Centre Orchestra as well as engagements with the Handel and Hayden Society and the Edmonton Symphony. Operatic highlights include The Rake’s Progress and Semele at La Monniae and Don Giovanni with The Calgary Opera.