£6.50 January 2021

‘Rusalka’ in Madrid Norman Bailey on Hans Sachs Russell Thomas—trailblazing tenor Giordano’s mystery operatic pianist Italian opera and the apocalyptic sublime New approaches at Irish National Opera

Maria Cebotari—a son’s memoir

Nicholas Payne takes stock

Strauss & Co. in Berlin Church scenes in opera

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