Your new album Distant Beloved,featuring Lieder by Beethoven, Schumann, Strauss and Wagner, is your debut release for Decca?

Yes, it’s a great honour; being with Decca is extraordinary. I had a recording with EMI, back in 2010, of Wagner arias with the New Zealand Symphony Orchestra, which was great as well. You think EMI and you think Franco Corelli, Maria Callas, and with Decca you think Joan Sutherland and Luciano Pavarotti, it’s quite extraordinary.

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