Richard Egarr Talks Pinafore

20 May 2016

Conductor Richard Egarr sat down with Presto's Katherine Cooper to talk how his new recording of HMS Pinafore came about and the joys of working with his 'dream cast'. They discuss applying historically-informed performance techniques to this music, the challenges of casting this work with full-blown operatic voices, and his background in this repertoire in general.

Read the interview in full here.

Elizabeth WattsElizabeth Watts
John Mark AinsleyJohn Mark Ainsley
Richard EgarrRichard Egarr
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