About Derek Welton
Derek Welton is a graduate of the University of Melbourne, Australia. He has performed at the Salzburg Festival, Salzburg Easter Festival, Festspielhaus Baden-Baden, Beijing Music Festival, Opéra de Lille and many other houses in over forty roles.
A sought-after concert artist, Derek has performed at venues across Europe, North America, Asia and Australasia. Conductors with whom Derek has worked include Ivor Bolton, Richard Bonynge, James Conlon, Christian Curnyn, Richard Egarr, Richard Farnes, Pablo Heras-Casado, Thomas Hengelbrock, Axel Kober, Stephen Layton, Kent Nagano, Donald Runnicles, Stefan Soltesz, Leonard Slatkin, Christian Thielemann and Simone Young.