26 August 2015
With nearly half of the UK's nightclubs having closed in the past decade, can Bach replace breakbeat?
11 August 2015
A look at UK dance and opera companies on tour this autumn.
10 July 2015
Five of our favourite final masterpieces from opera’s greatest composers.
25 June 2015
Royal Opera Music Director discusses the evocative music of Rossini’s final opera.
Watch: Nicola Luisotti on Puccini – ‘You can learn more from one of Puccini’s scores than from books’
27 May 2015
The conductor discusses the composer’s deceptive genius, and how best to approach his operas.
23 March 2015
The conductor introduces Ludwig Minkus, ‘one of the founding fathers of Russian ballet music’, through the music of Don Quixote.
17 March 2015
Puccini describes Cio-Cio-San’s vigil, as she desperately awaits the return of Pinkerton, with a chorus of ethereal beauty.
12 March 2015
This month the focus falls on new recordings from Bryan Hymel, Piotr Beczała and Marie-Nicole Lemieux.
10 March 2015
Kurt Weill thought this one of his best pieces, but it was decades before the controversial scene would be performed.
4 March 2015
12 secondary school pupils will have their fanfares orchestrated and recorded by the Royal Opera House Orchestra.