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Anna Bonitatibus (Agrippina) © Robert Workman
Alresford

Agrippina triumphs at The Grange Festival

By , 08 June 2018
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Tim Mead © Benjamin Ealovega
London

Giulio Cesare in Londra with the marvellous Early Opera Company

By , 11 April 2018
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Harry Bicket © Dario Acosta
Gateshead

Humanity and eternity in Royal Northern Sinfonia's St John Passion

By , 30 March 2018
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Iestyn Davies (Rinaldo) © Chris Lee
New York City

Bicket and The English Concert leave Carnegie Hall thrilled

By , 25 March 2018
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David Butt Philip (Hamlet) © Richard Hubert Smith
Glyndebourne

“Or not to be”: dislocated Shakespeare as Brett Dean’s Hamlet is revived for Glyndebourne’s tour

By , 21 October 2017
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Marta Fontanals-Simmons (Ursula) © Robert Workman
Glyndebourne

The value of Nothing: a dark operatic thriller at Glyndebourne

By , 27 February 2016
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Mariana Flores (Eurydice), Francesca Aspromonte (Music), the EBS and Sir John Eliot Gardiner © BBC | Chris Christodoulou
London

Prom 25: Monteverdi's Orfeo forever fresh in Gardiner's hands

By , 04 August 2015
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Sir John Eliot Gardiner © Sim Canetty-Clarke
Costa Mesa

A world unlike any other: Sir John Eliot Gardiner conducts Monteverdi' L'Orfeo

By , 25 April 2015
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© Laurent Compagnon
London

The Venice Carnival's spirit lives on in HGO's La Calisto

By , 26 April 2014
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London

Fiddling while Carthage burns: Jommelli's La Didone from Ensemble Serse

By , 05 April 2014
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Michelangelo Drawing Blood  ©  Sound Affairs
Cheltenham

Authentic music theatre: Sound Affairs brings Michelangelo Drawing Blood to Cheltenham

By , 11 July 2013
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Louise Kemeny and Catherine Backhouse as the Actors  ©  Clive Barda / ArenaPAL
London

British Youth Opera 25th anniversary season: A Night at the Chinese Opera

By , 12 September 2012
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Sir John Eliot Gardiner © Sim Canetty Clarke
Paris

L'Orfeo de Monteverdi par Sir John Eliot Gardiner : la beauté du drame à l'état pur

By , 08 November 2015
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