Andrew Staples is considered one of the most versatile tenors of his generation, appearing regularly with Rattle, Harding, Davis and Nézet-Séguin, and with the Berliner Philharmoniker, Wiener Philharmoniker, Swedish Radio Orchestra, Bayerischer, the Orchestre de Paris, the Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia, and the London Symphony Orchestra.
Andrew made his debut at the Royal Opera House Covent Garden as Jacquino Fidelio, returning for Flamand Capriccio, Tamino Die Zauberflöte, Artabenes Artaxerxes and Narraboth Salome. He sang Don Ottavio Don Giovanni for the Salzburger Festspiele, and Tamino in Die Zauberflöte for the Lucerne Festival, Drottningholm with Daniel Harding and the Lyric Opera of Chicago.
Engagements this season include his first Idomeneo at the Deutsche Staatsoper Berlin, his house debuts at the Metropolitan Opera as Andres Wozzeck and Opera di Roma as Tichon Katya Kabanova. Future engagements include returns to the Lyric Opera of Chicago, Deutsche Staatsoper Berlin and concerts with the Bayerische Rundfunk Orchestra.
His discography includes Billy Budd with Daniel Harding and the London Symphony Orchestra, Schumann Das Paradies und die Peri with the London Symphony Orchestra and Sir Simon Rattle (LSO Live); Stravinsky’s Persephone with Esa-Pekka Salonen (Pentatone); the Grammy-nominated Dr Atomic with the BBC Symphony Orchestra and John Adams; and The Dream of Gerontius With Barenboim and the Berlin Staatskapelle (Deutsche Grammophon).