Robin trained at the Royal Academy of Music and the Guildhall School of Music and Drama Opera Course, London. His Roles include Fox/Vixen (ENO/Silent Opera), Mayor/1st Cover Anatoly in Chess(ENO) Val Jean/Les Miserables and Tony/West Side Story (Pimlico/Grange Park Opera), Fenton/Falstaff (Iford Opera).
He also premiered the Olivier Award winning production of La Boheme playing Rodolhpo (Soho Theatre), Nanki-poo/The Mikado (National G&S UK tour), Raoul/Phantom of the Opera (Stage Entertainment/Paris). Robin has also been awarded 2nd Prize in the International Lotte Lenya Competition in New York City, and the Young Artist's Prize at the Les Azuriales competition in Nice France.
On the concert platform his work includes B Minor mass/Bach (Canterbury Cathedral), St. Matthew Passion/Bach (Colston Hall), The Bells/Rachmaninov (Winchester Cathedral) Israel in Egypt/Handel (Southwark Cathedral), Mozart Requiem (Canterbury Cathedral), Le Grand Messe de Morts/Berlioz (Canterbury Cathedral).
He was also a founding member of the A Capella group Voces8, and sang with Gareth Malone's professional choir 'Voices'. He has performed as the anthem soloist for the VI nations at Twickenham, and recently appeared in an episode of 'Trust' directed by Danny Boyle for the BBC.
Robin looks forward to a busy Summer performing Alfred in Die Fledermaus at both Iford Opera festival, and West Green House Opera.
‘Robin Bailey is the quintessential tenor...’