This represents the full photographic history of the world renowned Glyndebourne repertoire from its opening in 1934 to current productions and includes the archives of house photographers Guy Gravett (1953-1995) and Mike Hoban (1995-2008) with access to over 550,000 images . This is a rich and fascinating collection of singers, conductors and other major creatives capturing the very essence of this world class opera house.
Guy Gravett’s archive (1953-1995) is a beautifully detailed and extensive coverage of every production from inception to first night as well as a rich and fascinating collection of singers, conductors and other major creatives.
In 1995 Mike Hoban was invited to cover the Glyndebourne Festival Opera and remained as house photographer until 2008. He, like Guy, has managed to capture the very essence of Glyndebourne through his perceptive and highly regarded coverage of its productions, directors, conductors and performers as well as the building, grounds and audiences.