Tenori - Andrew Pryor - David Kidd - Craig Atkinson
Andrew Pryor - David Kidd - Craig Atkinson
The Tenors is a performance that showcases the remarkable talents of two to
Queensland’s premier tenors.
It takes a rare performer to truly master the
different musical genres. To have two or more on stage is a recipe for wonderful musical
As former long-standing members of The Ten Tenors, David and
Andrew + Craig bring their mix of humour,
sophistication and beautiful melodies to the
stage in a show to remember.
a regular performer for Opera Queensland, Andrew performed
various roles in productions such as,
Lucia di Lammermoor,
La Forza Del Destino, Oedepus Rex, Eugine
Onegin, Otello, Carmen, Parsifal, Turandot, Falstaff and Faust,
just to name a few. Andrew has
also performed with Opera Australia (at the Sydney
Opera House) including their performances of Madama
the Barber of Seville and Billie Budd. He
has also performed with the State Opera of South Australia.
Andrew studied for five years at The Queensland
Conservatorium, where he graduated with a Bachelor of Music,
and a Graduate Diploma in Opera.
During this time he performed
as Lysander in ‘A Mid Summer Night’s Dream’ and the
Infernal Spirit in the
Queensland Conservatorium production
and has performed in productions of Elesire
d’Amore, Elijah the Opera and The Bartered Bride.
Prior to this, he has performed many different roles with the
Gilbert and Sullivan Society of South Australia,
Metropolitan Theatre Company of South Australia
along with many
other theatre companies and groups throughout Australia.
has also performed as the Tenor Soloist in The Messiah,
Verdi’s Requiem and Beethoven’s Choral Symphony, to name
In 1997, Andrew won a scholarship
to study with the Australian Academy of Music and performed in
their vocal program in1998. That year, he also won the
prestigious Westfield Scholarship in conjunction with the
Queensland Conservatorium of Music.
is a founding member of the world renowned The Ten Tenors,
and with them he has travelled extensively throughout
Australia, and the world,
including The Netherlands, Denmark,
Austria, Switzerland, Germany and the United States and Canada,
just to name a few.
As well as the live performances with
The Ten Tenors,
Andrew has also had the opportunity to
record a number of albums with the group.
As an individual performer, he
has performed regularly for corporate functions,
as well as
the Australia and Pacific area with his one man show to
Highlights of Andrew’s career
include singing at the AFL Grand Final in front of 100,000
and singing with the famous 41 piece ‘Hollywood
in L.A. in 1999.
well as Andrews musical credentials, he also holds a Bachelor of
Sciencewith post graduate experience in
Intensive Care and Theatre and recovery.