Arnold, The Dancing Master

John’s new recording of Malcolm Arnold’s ‘The Dancing Master’ on Resonus Classics is editor’s choice in Gramophone Magazine, Disc of the Week in the Sunday Times and has received 5* from The BBC Music Magazine, The Telegraph and WRD-Radio.


Leoncavallo, Pagliacci

After their acclaimed performance in October, Opera Ensemble will perform Pagliacci at The Grange Festival in December 2020.


A Very Brief History of Opera

John’s series ‘A Very Brief History of Opera’ can be found here on YouTube.


Christopher Wright, Symphony

After postponement due to the Covid-19 pandemic, John’s recording with the Royal Scottish National Orchestra will now take place in October 2021.


Merry Widow, Opera Holland Park

Sadly postponed due to Covid-19, this production will take place during a future season.


Sullivan, Ballet Music, BBCCO

Postponed from April 2020, this recording will now take place in Autumn 2021.


The Ongoing Covid-19 Situation

Due to the continued disruption of the current pandemic, all information on here is subject to change. Follow John on twitter @JKAConductor for up to date news.