© Sim Canetty-Clarke
United Kingdom, 1964
world-renowned tenor

Ian Bostridge

Ian Bostridge is a world-renowned tenor. His international recital career has taken him to the foremost concert halls of Europe, South East Asia and North America, and he has had residencies at the Wie­ner Konzerthaus, Carnegie Hall New York, Concertgebouw Amsterdam, Luxembourg Philharmonie, Barbican Centre, Wigmore Hall and with the Seoul Philharmonic, the first of its kind. His many recordings have won all the major international record prizes and were nominated for fifteen Grammys. He was awarded a CBE in the 2004 New Year’s Honours. In 2016, he was awarded the Pol Roger Duff Cooper Prize for non-fiction writing for his latest book, Schubert’s Winter Journey: Anatomy of an Obsession, which includes a chapter on the music in Thomas Mann’s The Magic Mountain.

Speaker at


Nexus Conference 2020

A New Age of Anxiety

Saturday 14 November NO&B
magic mountain


Cultivating the Human Spirit in Dispirited Times

The Magic Mountain Revisited

21 September 2019 9.15 - 17.00 National Opera & Ballet, Amsterdam