Roberto Alagna, Aleksandra Kurzak, Les Arts Florissants, Benjamin Appl
Katie Derham presents a lively mix of music, conversation and arts news. Live music comes from Les Arts Florrisants directed by William Christie, plus baritone Benjamin Appl.
Katie Derham presents a lively mix of music, conversation and arts news. Her guests today include the baritone Benjamin Appl performing the role of Aeneas in a performance of Purcell's Dido and Aeneas with the LPO and Sir Roger Norrington on Wednesday. We also hear from Roberto Alagna and Aleksandra Kurzak ahead of Richard Eyre's production of Bizet's Carmen at The Met, being broadcast both from 6.30pm on BBC Radio 3's Opera on 3 and Live in HD this Saturday. Plus live music from early music ensemble Les Arts Florrisants and their director William Christie.