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 humour with music of extraordinary beauty, energy and psychological insight. For further information and booking click […]
A behind-the-scenes look at the recording of Il Sogno di Scipione. Release date: 13 October 2017 Order your copy here.
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 a performance of Beethoven’s extraordinary Ninth Symphony. Ian Page conducts a thrilling line-up of soloists and […]
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 works were initially believed to be Mozart’s own compositions, but have since been identified as orchestrations […]
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.