Liv Redpath, winner of the 2016 Rossini competition

We hope there is a lot of Rossini in her future!

Rossini flash mobini

When life hands you lemons, make limoncello

The news we’ve been waiting for!

William Tell at the Metropolitan Opera

Three myths that miss the mark. But a bonus gift that does!

Florez, honorary citizen of Pesaro, Italy

This summer during the Rossini Opera Festival, Juan Diego Florez was presented with the honorary citizenship of Pesaro. Below is the citation. Il tenore Juan Diego Florez รจ nato artisticamente al Rossini Opera Festival diventandone protagonista e presenza… Read More

What color handkerchief will you be waving? Click on picture to learn more!

Do you know the harem color codes? It might be a good idea when coming to L’Italiana in Algeri at the Metropolitan Opera!

Tancredi, coast to coast!

Rossini fans on the East Coast have a unique opportunity to hear Tancredi in Baltimore, September 30 and October 2nd. Follow the link for details! http://www.baltimoreconcertopera.com/tancredi-1/ After the performances in Baltimore, the artists relocate to Albuquerque for performances… Read More

October 16th deadline for Rossini Competition!

After a successful debut, the Palm Springs Opera Guild will again be hosting the competition for the Rossini Award! Among the distinguished jury is Rockwell Blake, who we are proud to have on our honorary board. This is… Read More

Accademia Rossiniana “reunion” at Lincoln Center!

The Metropolitan Opera is featuring two Rossini Operas this fall, and no less than three Accademia Rossiniana alumni will be gracing the stage! Nicola Alaimo ( class of 2000) will be starring as Taddeo in “L’Italiaa in Algeri”,… Read More

Teaser! Preliminary news about ROF2017

Start planning for next August!