Born in London, Timothy Carey studied the cello and the piano from a young age. He then went on to study conducting with Professor Ilya Musin at the St Petersburg Conservatoire. He has worked with several orchestras throughout Europe and Asia since his debut in 1999.
A devoted advocate of new music, he has collaborated with The Opera Group, Opera W11 and Birmingham Contemporary Music Group on new operas by Edward Rushton, Julian Philips, Stuart Hancock, Tobias Picker, Julian Philips, Judith Weir, Russell Hepplewhite and Jonathan Dove.
He studied the MA in Arts Policy and Management at City University London and graduated in 2003, and has also recently become a regular coach at the Royal College of Music’s International Opera School, a testament to his growing reputation in the world of opera.
Timothy will return to Singapore Lyric Opera, opening this month to conduct Lehar’s The Merry Widow, hailed as the “Queen of Operettas”.
For further information about his career, please visit Tim’s website.