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Les Martyrs - reviews

Date: 07 November 2014

Read what the critics have to say about the 'triumphant' concert performance of Donizetti's Les Martyrs given at the Royal Festival Hall on Tuesday 4 November 2014

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Fantasio recording launch

Date: 07 October 2014

Mezzo Sarah Connolly (Fantasio) and Soprano Brenda Rae (Elsbeth) joined us at the London Coliseum for the recording launch of Offenbach's Fantasio. Click here to see them perform the duet 'Quel murmure charmant' at the launch.

The Picture Archive

Date: 04 July 2014

Find out more about the Opera Rara Picture Archive. Images available for hire and to purchase as Giclée prints.

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Donizetti's RITA receives 4 star review

Date: 27 March 2014

Our latest release, Donizetti's Rita, has received a four star review from Andrew Clark in the Financial Times. Find out more.

2014 Talks

Date: 09 January 2014

Opera Rara – 2014 TALKS We begin our 2014 programme of talks and recitals by hosting two evenings exploring the background of two very different operas Donizetti wrote during his stay in Paris. The talks will be given by Dr Flora Willson ...

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