Penny Gore marks Nielsen's 150th anniversary with a performance of Saul and David.
BBC Radio 3
Live from the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, Rossini's final opera Guillaume Tell.
Mozart's Don Giovanni in a performance given at the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden.
The UK premiere of Unsuk Chin's opera Alice in Wonderland, with the BBC SO and Singers.
From the Coliseum in London, an ENO production of Tchaikovsky's opera The Queen of Spades.
Opera scholar Susan Rutherford traces Verdi's journey from composer to 'opera director.
Adrian Mourby examines the history of the operatic plot.
Simon Barnes on the sounds of the Suffolk coast, which inspired Britten's Peter Grimes.
The history of a traditional song that influenced Benjamin Britten's opera Peter Grimes.
Piers Burton-Page tells the story of Thomas Arne's lost opera L'Olimpiade.
View all (2)