Gioachino Rossini artist page: interviews, features and/or performances archived at NPR Music
October 13, 2010 The opera star recalls a third grade letter to her parents, turning potential tragedy into triumph.
March 28, 2012 The "beautiful singing" of the early 1800s marks an appealing milestone in the story of opera.
January 18, 2012 With opera's subterranean serenaders, it's important to know a basso buffo from a basso profondo.
November 16, 2011 Learn to love our low-voiced lady opera singers who get to play everything from royalty to rivals.
November 25, 2010 Though Rossini mainly composed comic operas, he didn't fool around when it came to food.