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Henry Little - appointed new Chief Executive

Date: 10 September 2015

Charles Alexander, Chairman of Opera Rara, is delighted to announce the appointment of Henry Little as the new Chief Executive of Opera Rara. Please see the attached press release for further details and we look forward to welcoming Henry to Opera ...

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Autumn Talks 2015

Date: 08 September 2015

This autumn we are hosting a series of talks here in the Music Library to discover the treasures of the Opera Rara Collection. Click on the PDF below to find out more about these talks and how you can book your place to join us for one or all of th...

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Académie Du Disque Lyrique Award

Date: 14 July 2015

We're absolutely thrilled that Les Martyrs has been awarded an Orphée d'Or from the Académie du Disque Lyrique in France. Congratulations to the entire cast, Sir Mark Elder and the OAE! Find out more about the Académie d...

Les Martyrs - critical acclaim

Date: 05 June 2015

We've been receiving some fantastic reviews for our studio recording of Donizetti's Les Martyrs. Here's a round up of what the critics are saying about this release. Click here to buy this recording on CD or download

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FANTASIO - WINNER - International Opera Awards

Date: 27 April 2015

OFFENBACH: FANTASIO WINS 2015 INTERNATIONAL OPERA AWARD FOR CD (COMPLETE OPERA) Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment Sir Mark Elder, conductor Opera Rara’s recording of Offenbach’s Fantasio (ORC51) was last night announ...

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Les Martyrs CD release

Date: 16 April 2015

We are delighted to announce the release of Donizetti's Les Martyrs with the Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment conducted by Sir Mark Elder and a star cast led by Joyce El-Khoury, Michael Spyres and David Kempster. Find out more on the att...

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