Christiane Karg, Glyndebourne's Sandrina: 'It's like being part of a big family'
By Simon Thomas
Rising German soprano stars in Glyndebourne's first-ever staging of Mozart's 'La finta giardiniera'.
Sophie Koch, The Royal Opera's Mère Marie: 'To me, it is a highly spiritual experience'
The celebrated French mezzo sings Mère Marie in The Royal Opera's staging of Poulenc's Dialogues des Carmélites
Tara Erraught, Glyndebourne's Octavian: 'This is a mezzo's dream come true'
The young Irish mezzo makes her UK stage debut in Richard Jones' new staging of Strauss' 'Der Rosenkavalier' this month.
Andrei Bondarenko, Glyndebourne's Eugene Onegin: 'I don't expect to be an overnight celebrity'
The fast-rising baritone will lend youthful appeal to Pushkin's man-about-town as Tchaikovsky's most popular opera hits the Downs
Brief Encounter with... Prizewinning tenor Michael Fabiano
Although not yet 30, Glyndebourne's latest Alfredo has received one of opera's most prestigious awards
Brief Encounter with... Albanian soprano Ermonela Jaho
We caught up with Ermonela Jaho before she sings the title role in Massenet's Manon for the first time at Covent Garden
Brief Encounter with... German tenor Endrik Wottrich
Who or what was the biggest musical influence in your life? I grew up in a family where my mother played the piano and made me join the church choir as a child. I decided at a young age that I would ...