Australian tenor Bradley Daley has won critical and popular acclaim for opera’s most expansive roles – Siegfried, Der Kaiser, Otello, Florestan, Canio, Don José and Erik.
Most notable were Mao Tse-tung (Nixon in China) and the tenor solos in The Dream of Gerontius. Bradley has performed with Opera Australia – Curley (Of Mice and Men – Green Room Award), Don José (Carmen), Siegmund (Der Ring des Nibelungen) and Pinkerton (Madama Butterfly). For Opera Queensland – Florestan (Fidelio), Rodolfo (La bohème), Nick – (La fanciulla del West); State Opera of South Australia – Otello, Narraboth (Salome); Dick Johnson – (La fanciulla del West); Canio (Pagliacci), Walther (Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg); Victorian Opera – Erik (Der fliegende Holländer) and for Brisbane Festival Bob Boles (Peter Grimes).
In 2018 Bradley debuted Siegfried (Der Ring des Nibelungen and Götterdämmerung) for Opera Kiel; in 2019 he debuted Der Kaiser (Die Frau ohne Schatten); in 2020/21 Barney (Summer of the Seventeenth Doll) for SOSA, Tito (La clemenza di Tito), National Opera and Don Basilio (The Marriage of Figaro), Opera Queensland.
Internationally, he has sung with Opera North, Welsh National Opera, English National Opera, Holland Park Opera, Co- Opera Ireland, Muziektheater Transparent, Belgium, Compagnia d’Opera Italiana di Milano, and Opera Nomade, Paris and others.