If you like this, here are some more operas…
Debussy’s opera, “Pelleas et Melisande” – 27th November 2014
Join conductor Esa-Pekka Salonen, the Philharmonia Orchestra and the Philharmonia Voices at the Royal Festival Hall, as they perform Claude Debussy’s “Pelleas et Melisande” — an opera in five acts.
Opera star Andrea Bocelli – 20th November 2014
Andrea Bocelli is one of the world’s favourite opera singers. He has sold more than 80 million records during his 20-year career, making him the biggest-selling solo artist in the history of classical music. The concert will feature some of his greatest hits, alongside songs from his latest album “Passione”.
Verdi’s “La Traviata”, at the London Coliseum – 9th, 13th, 17th, 20th, 24th, 27th February, 5th, 11th and 13th March 2015
The London Coliseum will be putting on a production of one of Verdi’s best-loved operas, “La Traviata”. It follows the story of how Violetta falls passionately in love with Alfredo and walks away from her happy life to save her lover’s reputation. But Alfredo’s father disapproves of the match. Can their love overcome the obstacles? Or will their relationship end with the ultimate sacrifice?