Lawrence Brownlee, Janet Baker & Cecilia Bartoli Lead OPERA NEWS Awards

The 16th annual OPERA NEWS awards have been announced. Editor in Chief F. Paul Driscoll announced the recipients who will include mezzo-soprano Janet Baker, mezzo-soprano and artistic director Cecilia Bartoli and tenor, producer and activist Lawrence Brownlee. This year the annual awards ceremony will be held virtually on April 18, 2021 with a special musical tribute. In a statement, Driscoll said, “This year {…}

International Women’s Day 2018: Opera News’ F. Paul Driscoll On Women Increasingly Gaining Power in Opera World

The importance of women and their prominence in modern day society is one of the major topics at hand. Many industries and organizations are doing their utmost to get women the recognition they deserve, whether it be with better pay, better opportunities, or simply celebrating their achievements and accomplishments. Opera News, and especially Editor-in-Chief F. Paul Driscoll, has taken on the {…}