In concert Philip has performed with orchestras including the Hallé, Royal Liverpool Philharmonic’s Ensemble 10/10, Manchester Camerata and the Northern Sinfonia with conductors including Sir Mark Elder, Clark Rundell, David Hill and Nicholas Kraemer. Recent performances include Rossini Petite messe solennelle, Haydn The Creation, Fauré Requiem, Bach B Minor Mass, Walton Belshazzar’s Feast, Vaughan Williams Five Mystical Songs and Tippett A Child of Our Time.
Philip appears regularly in recital with pianists including Roger Vignoles, Malcolm Martineau and Joseph Middleton. He has performed in Santiago de Compostela, Dubai and he is a regular guest at the Uzerche International Festival (France). He has appeared at a number of the major festivals in the UK including the Aldeburgh Festival, The Kings Place Festival, Leeds Lieder Festival, Oxford Lieder Festival, the Cheltenham Festival and Wigmore Hall in a series of highly successful concerts, devised and presented by the pianist and animateur Dominic Harlan.
Broadcasts on BBC Radio 3 include Aeneas Dido & Aeneas, a song recital from the Aldeburgh Festival with Malcolm Martineau and a live broadcast on In Tune. He has recorded Tit for Tat (Britten) as well some lesser known Britten songs with Malcolm Martineau available on Onyx Classics.
Philip regularly takes part in education and community projects, he has worked with the education departments at Glyndebourne Festival Opera, Opera North, Leeds Lieder + Festival, Wigmore Hall, La Folia and with Theatre Royal Norwich on their Norfolk school projects.
In the current season he performs Der Sprecher Die Zauberflöte for Opera di Firenze, Verdi Requiem at Sage Gateshead, Handel Messiah with Leeds Philharmonic Society, Vaughan Williams A Sea Symphony with Ripon Choral Society and a recital for Leeds Lieder. He also covers Gratiano in The Merchant of Venice for Welsh National Opera.