The Opera Hour – series 2/episode 9

Opera singer Richard Scott explores opera through the prism of various themes – politics, power, greed, the abominable, magic, lust, comedy.

On today’s show he is joined by the soprano Allison Bell who’ll be taking about her upcoming performance of Schoenberg’s Pierrot Lunaire with the BBC Concert Orchestra on Monday and about some of her critically acclaimed roles, including singing Ravel in Russia and Eotvos at Glyndebourne.

Originally broadcast on 29th November 2012