News & Reviews
Our new recording ‘Mozart in London’ entered the UK classical charts at No. 3 and has been met with widespread acclaim: GRAMOPHONE: Editor’s Choice & Recording of the Month CLASSIC FM HOLLAND: CD of the Week PRESTO CLASSICAL: Editor’s Choice “One of its constant pleasures is the young British performers’ sheer gusto. Ian Page’s musicians, […]
Artistic Director Ian Page looks forward to our forthcoming production of Mozart’s La finta semplice, which marks the culmination of a memorable 20th anniversary season: Expectations are high for our performances of Mozart’s La finta semplice, and rightly so. We have assembled a wonderful international cast for this project, and the opera itself remains undervalued […]
Ian Page and the Swiss soprano Regula Mühlemann performed a stunning aria from Mozart’s first full-length opera La finta semplice on The Andrew Marr Show on Sunday 6 May. If you missed the show it is available to watch again on BBC iPlayer here.
2 June 2018, 19:30, Birmingham Town Hall 6 & 8 June 2018, 19:00, Queen Elizabeth Hall “I have decided all at once to chance something quite extraordinary; namely, he shall write an opera for the theatre – and what do you think, what kind of uproar has arisen privately among the composers? – what? – […]
We are pleased to announce that the exciting young Austrian mezzo-soprano Sophie Rennert will sing the role of Giacinta in Classical Opera’s performances of Mozart’s La finta semplice at Birmingham Town Hall (2 June) and the Queen Elizabeth Hall (6 & 8 June). She replaces the originally advertised Emily Edmonds, who has had to withdraw […]