04 Dec 2007
Pieczonka among many UWO music faculty success stories
Raphaela Papadakis seems to like ‘playing with fire’. After her acclaimed performance as the put-upon maid, Anna, in Independent Opera’s production of Šimon Voseček’s Beidermann and the Arsonists at Sadler’s Wells last year, she is currently rehearsing for the premiere this week of And London Burned, a new opera by Matt Rogers which has been commissioned by Temple Music Foundation to commemorate the 350th anniversary of The Great Fire of London.
By JAMES REANEY [4 December 2007]
Fresh from Ben Heppner's triumphant turn as a teacher last week, UWO's Don Wright music faculty is bracing for more celeb-powered classes -- and basking in the successes of its students.