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Articles tagged with "Kiri Te Kanawa"

BBC celebrates the classical voice with three weeks of special programming

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: John Copley on La bohème - ‘It was the first proper opera I’d seen and I cried all the way home on the bus’

10 June 2015

The director recalls his first moment with Puccini’s opera and his thoughts on this last revival.

ROH Collections Item of the Month: Donald Southern’s starry photographs of La bohème

15 May 2015

Over 41 years, all the greats – including Plácido Domingo, Kiri Te Kanawa and Luciano Pavarotti – have performed in John Copley’s classic production.

New scheme funded by the Kiri Te Kanawa Foundation enables The Royal Opera to support emerging artists

20 April 2015

Baritone Philip Rhodes and soprano Hulkar Sabirova selected for the 2015/16 Season.

Your reaction: La Fille du régiment

4 March 2014

What did you think of Donizetti's charming comedy?

Watch: Kiri Te Kanawa on her upcoming performance in La Fille du régiment

18 February 2014

Legendary soprano to celebrate her 70th birthday performing in the first opera she saw at Covent Garden.

Kiri Te Kanawa to appear in Downton Abbey

3 October 2013

Much-loved soprano to play - and sing - the role of Nellie Melba, a pioneering Victorian opera singer.