• The making of Il re pastore

    A film about Mozart’s Il re pastore, the latest CD release in our complete Mozart Opera Cycle. Classical Opera’s Artistic Director Ian Page gives background on the work, and the soloists talk about the recording process.
  • Mozart at the Museum Education Project

    With excerpts from the final performance of the Schools’ Opera this extended film follows the journey of our ‘Mozart at the Museum’ education project from start to finish. Working with Classical Opera’s musicians, and in collaboration with the Museum...
  • Recording Mitridate, re di Ponto

    Go behind the scenes of the latest recording in our complete Mozart opera cycle. This four-disc release features Mozart’s entire vision for the opera including original arias which didn’t make it to into the version premiéred in 1770.
  • A session with our Associate Artists

    Behind the scenes of our Associate Artist Scheme: a working session with Artistic Director Ian Page and two of Classical Opera’s current Associate Artists, Louise Alder (soprano) and Jonathan McGovern (baritone).
  • The making of Die Schuldigkeit des ersten Gebots

    Classical Opera’s second release in our complete Mozart opera cycle is the young composer’s remarkable sacred singspiel, composed when he was just eleven years of age. Go behind the scenes of the recording with our short film about the...
  • Tales From Ovid

    The fifteen books of Ovid’s famous Metamorphoses have provided extensive material and inspiration for composers from Cavalli and Monteverdi to Britten and beyond. In Classical Opera’s captivating programme, one of Dittersdorf’s descriptive Symphonies after the Metamorphoses of Ovid is...
  • Telemann’s Orpheus

    Making our London Handel Festival debut in March 2013, Classical Opera presents the UK premiere of Telemann;s long lost opera Orpheus. Watch a short introduction to the work from Artistic Director Ian Page and two members of the cast,...
  • Mozart’s Castrati

    Watch a short introduction to our January 2013 Wigmore Hall performance focused on the castrati with whom Mozart worked and for whom he composed.
  • Sandrine Piau & Classical Opera

    Acclaimed soprano Sandrine Piau joined Classical Opera for their opening concert of the 2012/13 season at Wigmore Hall, October 2012. Watch exclusive interview and rehearsal footage with Sandrine and Classical Opera, conducted by Ian Page. Sandrine Piau & Classical...