Calling all composers, songwriters and music-makers from Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic (BAME) backgrounds – apply for your free place on the 2017 Lyric Workshop Week.
British composer Thomas Adès has been honoured by the International Opera Awards 2017.
English conductor, pianist and music director Sir Antonio Pappano will feature across the BBC’s upcoming pan-platform season of opera programming.
Prolific creator Luke Styles started out as a teenage actor before falling under the spell of classical composition full time. We hear about his biggest musical influences and what's keeping him busy as we head into 2017...
Calling all composers and music makers - attend the Formation masterclasses to learn how to work with opera.
'I try to work under no pretence and just be as true to myself as I can' - young composer Mark Simpson on his music, Liverpool roots and new opera, Pleasure…
Mahogany Opera Group has launched Snappy Operas, a new series of ten short operas to make the music more accessible for young people.
Composer Mark Simpson’s new chamber opera Pleasure is to receive its world premiere at Opera North in Leeds.
Arts Council England (ACE) has announced it is to extend funding for the English National Opera (ENO) until 2018.
'If we can break down opera’s fusty image, we can make a change' says groundbreaking musical director Ella Marchment.