21, 23, 24, 26 March 2017 - Royal Opera
19 and 20 April 2017 - Royal Opera
Opera in concert version
30 March 2017 - Royal Opera
On 4th October 1815, the premiere of a new opera seria was performed at the Teatro San Carlo of Naples: Elizabeth, Queen of England. This marked the arrival in Naples of the young Italian opera prodigy Gioachino Rossini, who was only 23 years old at the time and it was the first of the 9 works he would write for this legendary theatre.
31 March and 1 April 2017 - Royal Chapel
Of Bach’s two remaining passions, the one according to Saint John was composed first and reworked several times by the Cantor for different executions in 1724 and 1747, which bring it magnificent balance when an optimal version inspired by the four known versions is performed.