24 January 2017
Under-appreciated for centuries, the countertenor now storms the operatic stage.
15 September 2016
From the Queen of the Night to Turandot by way of Norma and Brünnhilde, we round up some of opera’s most devilishly difficult soprano roles.
13 June 2016
With distinctive warm tones and a wide vocal range, Verdi realized the mezzo's potential - with exciting consequences.
30 December 2015
The centuries-old form continues to inspire, even into the 21st century through works such as The Firework-Maker’s Daughter.
8 December 2015
The award-winning author talks about his Eastern-inspired fairytale and the importance of introducing the arts to children.
1 December 2015
Our quick introduction to this family opera inspired by Philip Pullman’s captivating fairytale.
2 November 2015
Composers have long explored the gamut of vocal expression from a whisper to a scream.
26 June 2015
New production of Gluck's most popular work features the Monteverdi Choir and English Baroque Soloists, conducted by John Eliot Gardiner.
27 April 2015
Sadler's Wells, O2 Brixton Academy and Stratford Circus will also stage work by Hofesh Shechter as part of a two-month festival in autumn 2015.
1 April 2015
What did you think of the live cinema relay of Brecht and Weill’s satire, starring Anne Sofie von Otter, Willard White and Christine Rice?