Canadian-born Jon Vickers has had a distinguished career as an operatic tenor, first appearing at Covent Garden in 1957 and Bayreuth a year later. Born on 29 October 1926, he studied at the Toronto Royal Conservatory. His many roles have notably included Tristan.
A selection of M&V articles about Jon Vickers
Ensemble. Colourful and Large Scale - Francesca Zamballo's production of 'Carmen', reviewed by Robert Hugill
Ensemble. Coherently Brilliant - Robert Hugill was at the opening performance of English National Opera's 'Peter Grimes'