30 May 2016
The Australian soprano replaces Sophie Bevan in the role of Antigone.
27 May 2016
The stars of The Royal Opera's new production discuss the monstrous myth and what makes the music so special for singers.
24 May 2016
What did you think of Àlex Ollé and Valentina Carrasco's Royal Opera production of Enescu's masterpiece?
23 May 2016
Enescu writes spine-chilling music for Oedipus’ climactic meeting with the monstrous Sphinx.
20 May 2016
A childhood prodigy who attended the Vienna Conservatory aged just seven, the composer and his impressive works are now sadly neglected.
27 April 2016
Upcoming broadcasts include Donizetti’s Lucia di Lammermoor, Wagner’s Tannhäuser and Verdi’s I due Foscari.
26 April 2016
Our quick introduction to Enescu’s only opera and his masterpiece, inspired by the Greek tragedy of Oedipus.
21 April 2016
Conductor Leo Hussain on the baffling neglect of an innovative myth-inspired opera that fuses the sounds of Debussy and Wagner.
22 June 2015
Fantastical stories thousands of years old continue to influence today’s most prominent artists.