Discover our readers' and critics' favourite artists of 2019, learn about Beethoven's final tempestuous year, and celebrate Musica Viva as it turns 75.
Kang Wang thrills as Rodolfo in an impressive house debut.
Voted Limelight's Australian Artist of the Year 2019 by our critics, the Yorta Yorta soprano and composer looks ahead to an extraordinarily busy 2020 season.
For opera lovers the world over, Giacomo Puccini epitomises Italian opera. Phillip Sametz examines the life and career of one of opera’s most successful musical dramatists.
With the year drawing to a close, we look back over the operas that wowed our critics in 2019.
DiDonato and Nézet-Séguin make a bold case for a woman's-eye view of Schubert's winter journey.
A birthday feast celebrating the breadth and depth of a great career.
A generous helping of quality Rossini just in time for Christmas.
A concert version of Lei Lei’s opera, based on the famous Zhuang story, combines Chinese folk music with elements of western opera.
The Australian Romantic & Classical Orchestra, Pinchgut Opera, Four Winds and the Omega Ensemble are among the organisations chosen for funding by Arts Minister Don Harwin.
A newly downsized Guy Noble ponders the highs and lows of an extensive decluttering.
Ravishing music, virtuosic performances and an intelligent, contemporary production make for an unforgettable night.
Ahead of his 70th birthday bash, Victorian Opera’s Artistic Director tells Angus McPherson about honing his skills in the percussion section, the best (and worst) conductors, and the pleasures of opera.