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Thomas Hobbs

Thomas Hobbs is in demand with many leading baroque and early music ensembles, appearing throughout Europe and the US as a soloist in key works from the 16th, 17th and 18th centuries. Hobbs works frequently with, among others, Philippe Herreweghe and his acclaimed ensemble Collegium Vocale Gent and Raphaël Pichon and his Ensemble Pygmalion.
Recent concert performances include Evangelist in the Bach St Matthew Passion and St John Passion with the Choir of King’s College, Cambridge, Le Concert Lorrain and Ensemble Pygmalion, arias in the Passions with the Academy of Ancient Music, CVG and Ex Cathedra, Bach B minor Mass with CVG and Le Concert Lorrain, Bach Magnificat with De Nederlandse Bachverenigning, Bach Christmas Oratorio with the Australian Chamber Orchestra and Handel Israel in Egypt with the Choir of King’s College, Cambridge.
Recent operatic roles include Telemachus The Return of Ulysses for English National Opera and Apollo and Shepherd in Monteverdi’s Orfeo with Richard Egarr and the AAM.
Hobbs’ ever expanding discography includes Bach B minor Mass with CVG and Dunedin Consort, Bach Motets, Leipzig cantatas and Christmas Oratorio with CVG, Handel Acis et Galatea and Esther with Dunedin Consort and Beethoven Mass in C with Stuttgart Kammerchor, Handel Chandos Anthems with the Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment and Mozart Requiem with the Dunedin Consort.
Current and future engagements include further tours with Collegium Vocale, Bach cantatas with De Nederlandse Bachverenigning and Ensemble Pygmalion and Bach Christmas Oratorio with the Tonkünstler-Orchester Niederösterreich, Tonhalle Orchester Zürich and Le Concert Lorrain.