Rupert Charlesworth recording NocturnesJust released is tenor Rupert Charlesworth and pianist Edwige Herchenroder’s Nocturnes, a disc of mélodies, songs and lieder on Outhere Music. Based on a programme that Rupert and Edwige gave at the Festival Aix-en-Provence in 2014 the disc is a co-production of the Festival and Zig-Zag Territories. Sample tracks here.

John Metcalfe’s Under Milk Wood – in which soprano Helen-Jane Howells created the roles of Gossamer Beynon, Lily Smalls and Mrs Pugh –  was chosen as one of The Guardian’s Top Ten Operas of 2014. In addition, the work is a finalist in the World Premiere category of The Opera Awards 2015.