Biography Nicholas Isherwood (USA)


One of the leading interpreters of early and contemporary music of his generation, Nicholas Isherwood has sung in the world's leading festivals and opera houses, working with the best conductors. Isherwood has collaborated closely with various composers such as Sylvano Bussotti, Elliott Carter, George Crumb, Hans Werner Henze, Mauricio Kagel, György Kurtág, Steve Lacy, Olivier Messiaen, Giacinto Scelsi and  Iannis Xenakis. Isherwood has worked regularly with Karlheinz Stockhausen for the past 20 years, singing numerous world premieres. He has made over 40 compact discs for labels such as Erato and Harmonia Mundi and has appeared in three films for television.