Monteverdi 'Orfeo' for free, online, on Wednesday 21 January from 7.15pm
Squeezed into this space, we have an extraordinary number of strings at work, and several multi-tasking brass players - can you work out how many strings are in play in "Orfeo"?
Early Opera Company’s performance of Rameau 'Platée' at St John’s Smith Square on 20 November 2014 will be guest conducted by Paul Agnew, as Christian Curnyn is unwell.
This was a concert to be treasured… The Early Opera Company’s sparkling concert performance … was a tonic… The company celebrates Handel’s animation to perfection.The Observer, November 2013
The Early Opera Company has been on a roll recently with its Handel… Curnyn, directing from the harpsichord, led a detailed, precise and zippy performance from his ensemble.The Guardian, November 2013
An extremely classy account… Curnyn shows such an easy command of the idiom: there is no aggressive accenting or exaggeration of tempo.Financial Times, September 2013