Edward Hughes and artists from The Opera Group and I Fagiolini The creative team behind 'The Birds' gave an entertaining introduction to developing an opera for the City London Festival - from the initial draft to the singers' struggle to learn the music.
Composer Ed Hughes and artists from The Opera Group and I Fagiolini offered tantalising excerpts from their new work.
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