Ed Lyon studied at St John’s College Cambridge, the Royal Academy and the National Opera Studio. He enjoys an international career in a wide repertoire ranging from the baroque to contemporary music and has appeared in many of the world’s leading opera and concert venues including the Royal Opera House Covent Garden, Glyndebourne Festival Opera, the Bayerische Staatsoper Munich, the Netherlands Opera, the Teatro Real Madrid, the Aix, Edinburgh, Holland and Aldeburgh Festivals, Théâtre du Châtelet Paris, BAM New York, the Theater an der Wien and the BBC Proms, with conductors including Antonio Pappano, William Christie, René Jacobs, Ivor Bolton, Emmanuelle Haïm, Teodor Currentzis and Christian Curnyn.

He enjoys a close collaboration with Ludus Baroque in Edinburgh with whom he has recorded Handel’s Alexander’s Feast and Ode for St Cecilia’s Day to great critical acclaim. Their most recent release is The Triumph of Time and Truth.

Other recordings include Les Troyens (DVD) with the ROH Covent Garden and Antonio Pappano and L’enfance du Christ with the Mozarteum Orchester Salzburg and Ivor Bolton.

In October 2019 Ed released his first solo album, The 17th Century Playlist on Delphian records, which won Presto Classical's 2019 Recording of the Year Award.

Ed Lyon on Delphian...