Joshua Oxley is a tenor based in Sydney. His operatic roles include Balthasar Zorn (Wagner, Die Meistersinger), Tamino (Mozart, Die Zauberflöte), Ferrando (Mozart, Così fan tutte), Don Ottavio (Mozart, Don Giovanni, Opera Hunter), Alfredo (Verdi, La Traviata), Jenik (Smetana, The Bartered Bride), Mozart (Rimsky-Korsakov, Mozart and Salieri), Sam Polk (Floyd, Susannah), Brighella (Strauss, Ariadne auf Naxos) Remendado (Bizet, Carmen), Pane (Cavalli, La Calisto), Tchaplitsky
(Tchaikovsky, Pique Dame), and Frederic (Sullivan, Pirates of Penzance). Joshua has also toured NSW, Victoria, and South Australia with Opera Australia, performing the roles of Tamino (Mozart, The Magic Flute) and Count Almaviva (Rossini, The Barber of Seville).
He has been tenor soloist for St. Andrew’s Cathedral (Handel, Messiah; Bach, Cantata No. 4, No. 62 No. 80, No. 115, No. 140) Other major solo concert performances include Evangelist in St Matthew Passion, Stabat Mater (Rossini), Mozart Requiem, arias in St John Passion, Petite Messe Solennelle (Rossini), Te Deum (Nicolai), and Bernstein Mass (Conservatorium Centenary).
Competition success includes winning the Joan Carden Award, the Opera and Arts Support Scholarship, the BBM scholarship for music, and twice receiving the Ronald Dowd Memorial Prize, as well as being a finalist in many national competitions.