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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...

Linda di Chamounix: Editor’s choice in Gramophone magazine

Date: 03 October 2011

Our recording of Linda di Chamounix received great critical acclaim in the press with Editor’s choice in Gramophone magazine, CD of the Month in BBC Music Magazine and Opera magazine and sensational reviews in all the major publications, her...

New release Donizetti’s Maria di Rohan

Date: 24 February 2011

Opera Rara celebrates the launch of its new release, Donizetti’s Maria di Rohan with a fundraising lunch at the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden. A lavish lunch for 100 people was given in the Crush Room at the Royal Opera House to celebr...