23 June 2014
A quick guide to Strauss's sparkling tragi-comedic opera.
7 April 2014
Winners will have their fanfare orchestrated and recorded by the Royal Opera House Orchestra.
17 March 2014
Richard Strauss's father was a famed horn player who had a tempestuous relationship with Richard Wagner.
17 February 2014
The elder composer influenced hugely Strauss, but was critical of his fan's musical style.
6 February 2014
In his long career the German composer created some of the finest operas of the 20th century.
12 December 2013
As the composer's new opera for children bursts onto the stage in the Linbury Studio Theatre we explore his brilliantly collaborative approach.
22 November 2013
Music and life of one of the greatest composers of the 20th-century marked by live performances and broadcasts.
31 October 2013
It's not only about The Rite of Spring: join us as we look at some of Stravinsky's other iconic ballet scores.
22 October 2013
As The Killing Flower gets its UK premiere, we look at the works of a composer influenced by artists as diverse as Verdi and Kafka.
5 October 2013
The composer and director talks about creating a piece of musical theatre from Iain Banks's novel.