Watch: ‘If you think of a football team, the conductor is a coach and a player all at once’ – Semyon Bychkov on his return to Covent Garden
18 December 2015
The Russian conducts The Orchestra of the Royal Opera House in Kasper Holten’s Eugene Onegin
23 November 2015
The acclaimed Russian conductor explores his personal response to this great Russian opera, one of his ‘first operatic loves’.
Claus Guth’s production of Die Frau ohne Schatten wins Best Opera at The South Bank Sky Arts Awards 2015
8 June 2015
Richard Strauss’s dark fairytale honoured at a ceremony held at The Savoy Hotel in London, last night.
27 April 2015
The awards, now in their third year, celebrate excellence in opera and provide bursaries for emerging talent.
27 March 2015
A host of Royal Opera-affiliated artists have been shortlisted.
24 March 2014
Semyon Bychkov conducts Richard Strauss’s mighty opera, starring Johan Botha, Emily Magee and Johan Reuter.
19 March 2014
The conductor on the intricacies of Strauss’s monumental opera, which features an orchestra of over 100.