News –
Aureliano in Palmira

Date: 28 June 2012

NEW RELEASE – COMING SOON ROSSINI: AURELIANO IN PALMIRA  PRE-ORDER YOUR COPY NOW! HERE OPERA RARA is proud to announce that its new recording of one of Rossini’s rarest scores, Aureliano in Palmira, will be available ...

Orphée d’Or Awards

Date: 29 May 2012

SIR MARK ELDER & OPERA RARA RECEIVE PRESTIGIOUS FRENCH AWARDSOpera Rara is proud to announce that the label and its Artistic Director, Sir Mark Elder, have been presented with awards by the prestigious French Académie du Disque L...

Il pirata launch and Belisario fundraiser

Date: 09 May 2012

Crush Room, Royal Opera House, Covent Garden Opera Rara hosted a lunch to celebrate its new release - Bellini's Il pirata on Thursday 19th April 2012 During the event, we announced our forthcoming world première studio recording of Do...

Sir Mark Elder on Opera Rara

Date: 13 March 2012

Click to hear Sir Mark Elder talking to Edward Seckerson about his work with Opera Rara and future artistic plans

Jette Parker Young Artists Programme

Date: 19 October 2011

We recently collaborated with the Royal Opera House’s Jette Parker Young Artists Programme and recorded live, in the Linbury Studio Theatre, their performances of Massenet’s rarely heard opera Le Portrait de Manon and Berlioz’s L...

Rossini's Ermione wins Gramophone Magazine Opera of the year

Date: 06 October 2011

Opera Rara is delighted to announce that the label has been presented with Gramophone Magazine’s coveted Opera of the Year Award for Rossini’s Ermione. Ermione is without doubt one of the greatest operas by Rossini; but the work was...