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Aureliano in Palmira recording reviews

Date: 18 December 2012

Opera Rara's autumn 2012 release, Aureliano in Palmira, has received some fantastic reviews. Here's what the critics have to say: 'Opera Rara's performance is a fine one, conducted with stylistic assurance by Maurizio Benini and sung by a good ...

Charles Alexander - Chairman

Date: 07 December 2012

OPERA RARA ANNOUNCES CHARLES ALEXANDER AS NEW CHAIRMAN London 7 December 2012 Stephen Revell, Opera Rara’s Managing Director, today announced that Charles Alexander has been appointed as the new Chairman of the company. Charles ...

Belisario concert reviews

Date: 26 November 2012

Opera Rara and the BBC Symphony Orchestra received stunning reviews for the concert performance of Donizetti's Belisario at the Barbican on Sunday 28 October 2012. Here's what the critics had to say: 'Donizetti’s Belisario proved a revela...

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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...