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Articles tagged with "classical"

Watch: Insights into the music, history and staging of Puccini's Madama Butterfly

15 March 2017

Albanian soprano Ermonela Jaho discusses her upcoming role as Cio-Cio-San in Puccini’s beautiful opera.

Dance Highlight: Giselle's Mad Scene

27 January 2014

Captivating choreography and gripping storytelling come together in a pivotal moment in ballet history.

Musical highlight: ‘Orfanella il tetto umile…Figlia! A tal nome palpito’ from Simon Boccanegra

27 June 2013

A look at one of Verdi’s finest duets, which sees the emotional reunion of a father and his daughter.

Watch: Antonio Pappano on Simon Boccanegra

27 June 2013

The conductor and Music Director of The Royal Opera on why Verdi’s opera is one of his favourites.

Southbank Sinfonia’s young musicians get taster of life at the ROH

10 May 2013

Performers put through their paces by ROH Music Staff and perform with Royal Opera and Royal Ballet artists.

Noah Stewart is first black artist to reach No1 on UK classical album chart

1 April 2012

American tenor appeared recently at Royal Opera House.

Anniversary of Sir Georg Solti’s birth to be celebrated

2 March 2012

Solti @ 100 will see concerts, performances and exhibitions by organisations around the world.

Be seen and definitely heard

10 October 2011

Be the Next Brit Thing with a new music competition.