This page was last updated on: January 22, 2008

Image: Roberto Alagna
Official Web Site
On Universal Music France. Photographs, Schedule, Sound Clips

Interview: Alagna agli inferi (in Italian)
Il Giornale della Musica, N. 244, January 2008

Review: Orphée et Eurydice Bologna 2008  (in French)  NEW
On Forum Opéra

Roberto Alagna - Entretien 24/08/07 (in French)
From August 24, 2007 on Forum Opéra, with large photos

"Sono pazzo d'amore (non solo nei panni di Radames)"
Interview by Paola Calvetti, November 2006 (in pdf format)

German Vanity Fair - Vanity Faces
Slide show with large photographs and a further gallery here

Photo Gallery: Madame Butterfly
Large, high resolution photos from the October 2007 Met production
(Click the images to enlarge)

Review: Soirée Francis Ford Coppola, Montpellier,  July 2007 (in French)
On Forum Opéra, with performance photo

Roberto Alagna est Marius (in French) 
Marius et Fanny dress rehearsal photo gallery

Transcript: Internet Chat with Roberto Alagna 26 June 2007 (in French)
On Le Monde de la Musique.

Interview de Roberto Alagna - Famille je vous aime (in French)
On Concert Classic, 2 July 2007

Concert: Théâtre des Champs Elysées, 18 May 2007
Photos with brief description of the concert on Vocalises

Photo Journal: Manon at the Vienna Staatsoper, March 2007
On Playbill Arts

Review: Le Jongleur de Notre-Dame, Montpellier, February 2007  (in French)
On Res Musica

Interview: "Dann gehe ich"  (in German)
From the Austrian magazine, Profil, February 2007 (Will be available online for a limited time only)

Audio Interview: Radio France Internationale
From January 20th, 2007. Click on: écouter 08 min 37 sec

Roberto Alagna interviewed by Marc-Olivier Fogiel (in French)
Interview transcript from a broadcast on Radio Télévision Luxembourg, 14 January 2207

Roberto Alagna... du côté de chez Luis Mariano
Lengthy interview with large photos on the Belgian site Ramifications

Production Photos: Aida, La Scala
From the Teatro all Scala Archives. Click on the images to enlarge

Review: Recital Salle Pleyel 17 September 2006  (in French)
On Res Musica

Interview in Orpheus International (in German)
The interview in PDF format starts on page 3 and is from the July-August 2006 issue of the magazine. Note that the file may remain on the Orpheus International site for a very limited period only.

Review: Cyrano de Bergerac, Montpellier, March 2006
On Res Musica with two production photos

Sous le soleil de Mexico 
Audio interview on Radio France Internationale, originally broadcast on 29 December 2005. The  40 minute interview is in two parts, with links to both parts on the above page. (This interview may remain on the Radio France site for a limited period only.)

Interview: Voix divines - Roberto Alagna 
"...quelques réflexions sur son métier et les gens qui l'habitent" on Res Musica.

C'est Magnifique! Roberto Alagna sings Luis Mariano  
Special feature site on Deutsche Grammophon with large photos, clips from the album, and articles.

Audio interview with Alagna on Radio France 
A special one hour programme in the series Tout arrive!, originally broadcast on 1 November 2005. Click on the grey bar labelled Écouter l'émission to listen. (The programme begins with a brief news broadcast and may be available for a limited period only)

EMI Classics Alagna Section
This site has a biography, some photographs and a search facility for Alagna's recordings on this label.
It also has a more recent section here

Production Photos: I Pagliacci, Los Angeles Opera, September 2005
Large high-resolution photos (click on the images to enlarge)

Press Conference Video - Los Angeles Opera
Roberto Alagna & Angela Gheorghiu interviewed at the 20th Anniversary Season Preview in September 2005

Werther, New York Metropolitan Opera, January 2004
Photo Gallery from the Metropolitan Opera Database (click on the images to enlarge)

Review: Werther, June 2005 on OperaClick
Detailed review in Italian (with photos)  If the direct link doesn't work, go to the homepage and navigate from there.

Production Photos: Werther, June 2005
On the Teatro Regio di Torino web site. Click on Galleria di immagini in the left-hand column. Then click on each small photo to enlarge. (May be available online for a limited period only)

Faust, New York Metropolitan Opera, April 2005  
Photo Gallery from the Metropolitan Opera Database (click on the images to enlarge). More photos were added on 30 September 2005

Running with the Devil  
An audio interview with Roberto Alagna, originally broadcast on Radio WNYC on April 22, 2005.

Hommage à Roberto Alagna
Interview & Dossier on ODB Opéra (in French)

Cyrano de Bergerac DVD 
Review on ConcertoNet

Aida Royal Danish Opera 2005
Large, high resolution photos of Alagna as Radames (click on the images to enlarge).

La Bohème, Los Angeles 2004
Production photos from the Los Angeles Opera La Bohème with Alagna and Gheorghiu (scroll to the bottom of the page click on the images to enlarge)

Forum Opéra Alagna Feature  
This multi-part feature has: 'Portrait de l'artiste en ténor' by Sylvain Fort; 'Propos choisis' (Interview); 'Discographie commentée' (Alagna comments on his own recordings); Discographie (with comments by Sylvain Fort. (in French)

Review - La Bohème, Turin October 2004  
On Opera-Click, with large production photos. Unfortunately, this site doesn't permit direct linking to its reviews or articles,  On the home page click on 'Le recensioni' and look through the successive pages for Torino - Teatro Regio: La Bohème. (in Italian)

La Bohème Turin Press Conference Photos  
From the web site of the Italian photo journalist, Antonio Chiarenza. The photos displayed on the site are watermarked, but he also sells prints or digital files of his photos (without the watermark). Contact info here.
(in Italian)

Audio Interview on RAI International
A fascinating and wide-ranging 18 minute telephone interview from the Spring of 2004 (in Italian)
Scroll down to the end of the article and click on [ASCOLTA]. Real Audio Player Required.

Interview on Concert Classic 
From March 2001 on his debut in Le Trouvère in Monte Carlo (in French)

The Royal Opera House Shop  
Posters from the June 2004 Faust at the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden are available for purchase online.  Follow the link above, click on POSTERS & CARDS then on POSTERS and scroll to the bottom of the page.  There are two versions available - one with Alagna alone and one with Alagna and Gheorghiu.

Nessun Dorma CD  
Track Listing and description

Audio Interview on BBC Radio 4  
From the programme Front Row. Alagna talks about singing with his wife on stage, and the pressure to reach the perfect top C, as he prepares to play the title role in Gounod's Faust at the Royal Opera House.
The programme originally aired on June 8th. You can still listen to it online (possibly for a limited period). Click on: 'Listen to the programme' Real Audio Player Required.

"Alagna Surprise"  
On October 4, 2003 Roberto Alagna substituted, virtually at the last minute, for an ailing Marcelo Alvarez in La Bohème at the Opéra Bastille, Paris. A review of this performance from Altamusica (in French)

Los Angeles Opera Concert 2003 
Large production photos of Alagna in scenes from Werther and Otello. Click on the photos for the large versions.

Angela & Roberto Fanpage   
Photos, discographies, and information on both Roberto Alagna and Angela Gheorghiu (in German)

Romeo and Juliet Film 
PBS feature on the film of Romeo & Juliette. Some stills from the film, background info, video interviews

Search Results for Roberto Alagna
This link will take you to the results pages of a Google search on "Roberto Alagna"

Interview in French
At -  entitled 'Les raisons d'un coup de coeur' and quite extensive

Alagna & Gheorghiu in L'elisir d'amore
PBS site with photos, background information and video clips from the Lyon Opera production

Alagna & Gheorghiu Discussion Group
On Yahoo! Groups. Also has photos and files available to members

Lucie de Lammermoor - Lyon
Descriptions of each act with performance photos

Opera House & Festival Sites
A page of links to the official sites of a selection of opera houses and festivals.

Opera & Music News Sites
A page of links  to a variety of sites offerring news and reviews from the world of music and opera