Biogrāfija: Peter Van Hulle was born in Cumbria. He read music at Leeds University and then studied at the Royal Scottish Academy of Music and Drama with Peter Alexander Wilson, and the National Opera Studio. He has won the Alexander Peden Fyfe Award, the Sybil Tutton Award and the John Scott Award, and been awarded Scholarships by Shell UK and the Countess of Munster Trust.
Opera includes Hotel Porter Death in Venice (English National Opera,Teatro Alla Scala, Milan, Theatre Royal de la Monnaie, Bussels, De Nederlandse Opera, Amsterdam, Grand Theatre, Luxembourg), Menelaus La Belle Hélène, Borsa Rigoletto, Pong Turandot, Snout A Midsummer Night’s Dream, Roderigo Otello, Kunz Vogelgesang The Mastersingers of Nurmberg and Tchaplitsky The Queen of Spades. (All English National Opera), Der Narr, Wozzeck (ENO/BBCSSO), Dr Caius Falstaff (Scottish Opera), Schoolmaster The Cunning Little Vixen (Welsh National Opera/Scottish Opera/ETO), Monostatos Die Zauberflöte, Goro Madama Butterfly, Brother Seven Deadly Sins, Charles Lamb Monster, Rector Peter Grimes, Sailor Tristan und Isolde and Tchaplitsky The Queen of Spades (Scottish Opera), Don Ottavio (Longborough Festival Opera/Mid Wales Opera/Opera Project), Alfredo La Traviata and Spoletta Tosca (Opera Holland Park), Guillot de Morfontaine Manon, Dr Blind Die Fledermaus and Basilio Le Nozze di Figaro (English Touring Opera), Mime Siegfried and Kudrjaš Katya Kabanova (Longborough Festival), Ogier in Schubert’s Fierrabras and Vitelozzo Lucrezia Borgia (Buxton Festival), Male Chorus The Rape of Lucretia (National Theatre, Budapest and Seged, Hungary) and the title role in Handel’s Imeneo (Opera on a Shoestring). He recorded Schoolmaster/Mosquito/Grasshopper for an animated film of The Cunning Little Vixen for BBC TV with the Deutsches Symphonie-Orchester Berlin conducted by Kent Nagano.
Peter Van Hulle created the lead role of Charlie Despard in Edward Rushton’s opera The Young Man and the Carnation for (Almeida, Buxton and Warwick Festivals), the role of the Slave in Stuart MacRae’s The Assassin Tree (Edinburgh Festival/Linbury Studio) and the title role in John Bevan Baker’s opera The Seer in Dingwall, Scotland,. He has taken part in Scottish Opera’s Five: 15 Made in Scotland project and performed the role of the Butcher in David Fenessy and David Shrigley’s Pass the Spoon in Glasgow, Edinburgh and the Queen Elizabeth Hall, London (Magnetic North),
His concert repertoire includes J S Bach’s St John Passion, Christmas Oratorio and Magnificat, Handel’s Messiah, Haydn’s The Creation, Britten’s St Nicholas, Elgar’s The Kingdom, Mendelssohn’s Elijah, Mozart Requiem, Puccini’s Messa di Gloria, Purcell’s King Arthur and Fairy Queen, Rossini’s Stabat Mater, and Verdi’s Requiem. He has performed opera arias with the Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra, and toured with the Rambert Dance Company singing Britten’s Serenade for tenor, horn and strings, and with Birmingham Royal Ballet in Stravinsky’s Pulcinella.
Peter appears on DVD in Death in Venice as Hotel Porter (Deborah Warner/Edward Gardner/ENO) and Cunning Little Vixen as Scoolmaster/Mosquito (Kent Nagano/Deutches Symphonie Orchester/BBC) both on Opus Arte.
CD recordings include Romantic Swiss Song with Edward Rushton, piano (Guild Records)
Plans include Shepherd Tristan und Isolde (ENO) and Bardolph Falstaff (CBSO).