19 October 2015
The hotly tipped Australian soprano on how jazz has influenced her operatic voice and preparing for two high-profile roles at the ROH over the coming months.
30 September 2015
The Peruvian tenor discusses the profound emotional power of Gluck’s opera and his past life as a pop star.
26 August 2015
Upcoming radio broadcasts include operas by Tchaikovsky, Mascagni, Leoncavallo and Chabrier.
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.
Watch: Kasper Holten – ‘The brilliance of Król Roger is that it is at once deeply personal and incredibly universal’
7 May 2015
Royal Opera Director discusses the treasures of early 20th-century opera and staging Karol Szymanowski’s Król Roger.
31 March 2015
Claus Guth’s production of Strauss’s exotic fairytale and the extraordinary multi-camera view of Die Walküre nominated for awards.
3 March 2015
Another chance to hear The Royal Opera and Roundhouse’s acclaimed production of the first great opera.
27 February 2015
Leading American tenor discusses getting booed on stage and combining opera with Broadway musicals.
15 January 2015
2015 will see a year-long celebration of the arts with new documentaries and live streamed performances.
19 December 2014
The Maltese tenor on the power of the art form, and how he portrays strong emotions on stage.