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.
27 February 2015
Leading American tenor discusses getting booed on stage and combining opera with Broadway musicals.
11 September 2014
The Music Director of The Royal Opera on what he's most excited about over the coming Season, juggling two high-profile jobs, and why the arts are vital.
20 June 2014
The Finnish soprano tells BBC Radio 3 about the challenges of needing two voices in Ariadne auf Naxos, and hints at future plans.
13 May 2014
The conductor questions why we don't think of Puccini as a modern composer, despite his influence on Strauss, Schoenberg and Stravinsky.
15 April 2014
The star of La traviata tells BBC Radio 3's In Tune about the production, and her changing voice.
3 April 2014
The stars of Faust tell BBC Radio 3’s In Tune about the production, and how you can inhabit a character too thoroughly.
29 November 2013
The Canadian baritone speaks to BBC Radio 3’s In Tune about The Royal Opera’s new production.
28 November 2013
The South African baritone discusses his journey from a small township to singing the role of a whale at the ROH.
10 October 2013
Our Music Director talks to BBC Radio 3's In Tune about conducting Covent Garden's first staging of Verdi's grand opera.