VIDEO PODCAST: John Dante Prevedini leads a discussion about Youth Involvement in Classical Music - this specially extended illustrated feature includes contributions from Christopher Morley, Gerald Fenech, Halida Dinova, Patricia Spencer and Roderic Dunnett.
Frederic Wake-Walker is artistic director of both Mahogany Opera and The Opera Group, runs Mica Mica - project Berlin and works regularly with the children's opera company Jubilee Opera. He trained in Action Theatre, Japanese Noh, Balinese Gambuh and has an MA in Philosophy and Systematic Theology from Edinburgh University.
Ensemble. Utterly Compelling - Errolyn Wallen's sequel to Purcell's 'Dido and Aeneas', experienced by Mike Wheeler
Ensemble. A Rather Peculiar Opera - The new production of 'Ariadne auf Naxos' at La Scala Milan, reviewed by Giuseppe Pennisi
Ensemble. Last Gasp of Boyhood - Roderic Dunnett investigates Jubilee Opera's 'A Time There Was' for the Benjamin Britten centenary
Ensemble. Less is More - Handel's 'Jephtha' at Buxton, reviewed by Mike Wheeler