• La finta semplice: Trailer

    Classical Opera presents Mozart’s first full-length opera, La finta semplice. Written when the composer was just twelve years old, the opera is based on a sparkling comedy by Carlo Goldoni, and combines situations of great comic invention and genuine...
  • Christmas Matched Giving Appeal 2017

    As part of our 20th Anniversary season, we are delighted to launch a new Christmas Matched Giving Appeal.  From Friday 1 December to Wednesday 31 January, every pound that you give to support Classical Opera will be doubled at...
  • Mozart: Il sogno di Scipione

    A behind-the-scenes look at the recording of Il Sogno di Scipione. Release date: 13 October 2017 Order your copy here.
  • 20th Birthday Concert – October 2017

    Classical Opera and The Mozartists celebrate the company’s twentieth birthday with an unmissable concert of works by the three greatest composers of the Classical era. This carefully sculpted programme explores themes of birth, renewal, humanity and aspiration, culminating with...
  • Kristian Bezuidenhout and Classical Opera

    Award-winning fortepianist Kristian Bezuidenhout, one of the most acclaimed musicians of his generation, joined Ian Page and Classical Opera at Wigmore Hall on 16 May 2017 to perform Mozart’s earliest keyboard concertos. Composed in the summer of 1767, these...
  • Did you know…

    Did you know that our CD covers are hand-painted by our CEO Debbie Coates?
  • Meet Ben Hulett and Klara Ek

    Meet Ben Hulett and Klara Ek during rehearsals for Classical Opera’s production of Apollo et Hyacinthus 10 June 2017 at Birmingham Town Hall and 12 & 13 June 2017 at St John’s Smith Square.
  • MOZART 250 Education Project 2017

    Classical Opera’s 2017 education project centred on Mozart’s first opera Apollo et Hyacinthus, composed and premièred in Salzburg when he was just eleven years old. Over the course of three months, our wonderful musicians joined 120 pupils from primary...
  • Sophie Bevan: Perfido!

    A behind-the-scenes look at the recording of Sophie Bevan’s debut solo disc, with Ian Page and the The Mozartists. ‘Perfido!’ was released on 5 May 2017 on Signum Classics.