Feat. Richard Bonynge, with Operative host Lachlan Glen. Maestro Richard Bonynge AC, CBE (Commander, Order of the British Empire; Companion, Order of Australia; Commandeur de l'Ordre des Arts et des Lettres) is a renowned Australian conductor and pianist, and the husband of the late Australian soprano, Dame Joan Sutherland. Topics include his guiding force in Dame Joan Sutherland's vocal turnaround; his experiences working with opera greats such as Luciano Pavarotti, Montserrat Caballé, Dame Joan Sutherland, and Marilyn Horne; advice for young singers; and the state of the opera industry worldwide.
January 14, 2016