Mozart’s most popular work for the stage may also be his most misunderstood.
Limelight critics look back on their top five favourite albums from the year just gone.
Maestro Antonio Pappano is knighted for his services to opera in the UK.
The building catches fire in New Year’s pyrotechnic display.
Fiona Campbell’s Handel and Guy Noble’s delightful comic song, complete with a surprise tap-dance solo.
Selections to delight a die-hard classical music lover and broaden the horizons of a novice.
The brilliant performers who brought the house down in 2011, as chosen by Limelight readers.
Up for grabs: tickets to an exclusive preview of Opera Australia’s outdoor extravaganza.
ABC Classic FM’s complete list of the Top 100 with commentary and performance footage.
The 100 greatest classical albums ever featured in Limelight, with complete reviews and audio excerpts.
The legendary American soprano brings jazz and Broadway classics Down Under.
The experimental director brought the “creative genius” of classical composers to life on screen.
Australian countertenor David Hansen might be the first male singer in over 250 years to tackle the role of Ottone.