April 2010

Already the world's greatest tenor and a leading conductor, Plácido Domingo has now added the role of baritone to his CV. We find out why, at 69, his desire to delve into new repertoire remains as strong as ever. Click here to find out more.


Plácido Domingo
As we celebrate the world of opera, the great Spanish tenor talks exclusively to BBC Music Magazine


Your complete 2010 festivals guide
34 glorious pages on what to see this summer as we preview the best festivals in the UK and beyond

Opera on the BBC
Your essential guide to a spectacular new season

Get into Wagner
Why his epic operas aren't as daunting as you think

Puccini's La bohème
What's the best recording of this great masterpiece?


Boo! Hiss!
Ten opera characters we love to hate