In The Spotlight

In The Spotlight pulls back the curtain to share the artist’s perspective on life and music-making.  These brief videos offer a unique opportunity to meet members of the Étude Arts roster and to look into the creative process with musings, inspirations, and messages from the road, from the practice room, and from the other side of the proscenium.

Florian Sempey

Introducing himself to North America, the newest artist on the Étude Arts roster – Florian Sempey – says Bonjour.

Michele Angelini

Michele Angelini rehearses with Laurent Pelly and Jérémie Rhorer for a new Barbiere in Paris opening in December 2017.

Andrew Foster-Williams

Behind the scenes footage from the July 2016 recording sessions of Haydn’s The Seasons (1801) continuing the acclaimed series of collaborations between the Gabrieli Consort & Players and the National Forum of Music, Wrocław.

Layla Claire

Praised for her colorful, flexible voice and graceful stage presence, Layla Claire is a Soprano from Canada who uses yoga as a tool for her voice.

Sean Panikkar

Sean Panikkar previews the world premiere of Shalimar the Clown for Opera Theatre of St. Louis.

Davóne Tines

Davóne Tines talks Kaija Saariaho, Peter Sellars, and his Amsterdam debut.

Stuart Skelton

Fresh from his triumph as Tristan in Baden-Baden and Berlin, Stuart Skelton previews his London role debut in a new production for ENO.

Christiane Libor

In a new production for Oper Leipzig, Christiane Libor wins critical acclaim as the world’s newest Brünnhilde in The Ring.


Paul Appleby

Paul Appleby previews Béatrice et Bénédict this summer at Glyndebourne.