Listen: Antonio Pappano on Cavalleria rusticana / Pagliacci — ‘The music is always on the verge of tears’
26 November 2015
The conductor on why Mascagni and Leoncavallo’s operas, immortalized in films including The Godfather, so perfectly encapsulate Italy and its people.
2 November 2015
Kasper Holten's acclaimed Royal Opera production of Szymanowski's rare opera is now available to buy.
24 August 2015
A number of recent Royal Opera and Royal Ballet productions will be shown on Sky Arts over the coming months.
1 July 2015
Read a joint response from Alex Beard, Antonio Pappano and Kasper Holten.
29 June 2015
Get a conductor's-eye view in this taster of a forthcoming film featuring cameras strapped to trombonists, violinists and percussionists.
25 June 2015
Royal Opera Music Director discusses the evocative music of Rossini’s final opera.
18 June 2015
The season runs until 4 July 2015 and includes a four-part series presented by Antonio Pappano, the finals of BBC Cardiff Singer of the World and a broadcast of WNO’s Peter Pan.
16 May 2015
Films from the live stream of Karol Szymanowski's sumptuous opera Król Roger, including rehearsal footage and exclusive interviews.
6 May 2015
The Opera Machine — an extraordinary 17-camera view of the theatrical process — wins in the Creative Communication category.
1 May 2015
This month the focus falls on our favourite DVD and CD recordings featuring Antonio Pappano, Music Director of The Royal Opera.