In Conversation: Catherine Carby

One of the stars of English Touring Opera’s Rossini: Fireworks! is Australian mezzo-soprano Catherine Carby. Here she talks to Re:hearsal Magazine about Rossini, self-love and music preparation. You’re currently performing with the English Touring Opera in Rossini: Fireworks! Can you tell me about your first experience with Rossini – how it came about and how […]

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Music for the Masses

Our part of the score, with my annotations above the score line on how it should be performed on the day. My head is still stuffed with the most wonderful music today, so it’s time to take a break from my usual bloggage. On Sunday I sang the chorales in Bach’s St John Passion at […]

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What happens on tour stays on tour

Dashing between the office, the rehearsal room and the road, Steve Hawkins has been ETO’s production manager since 2009.  In this interview he tells Rebecca Hanbury  just what it takes to tour three operas at the same time.   How did you first get interested in production management? It was through school. We had a […]

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