9 September 2014
Verdi poignantly depicts innocent love in this much-loved aria sung by one of the composer's youngest heroines.
15 August 2014
A short solo listing the drugs taken by Anna Nicole Smith's son distills the emotional essence of a tragic tale.
9 July 2014
In the tragic ending to one of his best loved operas, Puccini powerfully evokes the potency of memory.
30 June 2014
The fiery scene that originally led to the opera being banned sees Donizetti at his most blisteringly dramatic.
13 May 2014
Tragedy and transcendence in the finale of Poulenc's greatest work.
1 May 2014
A hypnotic moment of stillness in Puccini's operatic thriller.
28 April 2014
We take a closer look at the glittering Act III sextet from Mozart and Da Ponte's ebullient comedy.
17 April 2014
We look at the moving final duet between Verdi's heroine Violetta and her love Alfredo.
10 April 2014
Gounod’s use of waltz songs creates a sense of the joy of life.
18 March 2014
We explore a very special duet from Francesco Cavalli's baroque opera.