The Cunning Little Vixen (Janáček), 2012

The Cunning Little Vixen (Janáček), 2012

Janáček takes an enchanting tale and turns it into a colourful reflection on the highs and lows of life and death in nature’s constant cycle of renewal.

The cast includes Lucy Crowe (Vixen), Sergei Leiferkus (Forester) and Emma Bell (Fox) with conductor Vladimir Jurowski and the London Philharmonic Orchestra.

Photo: Mike Hoban

The Cunning Little Vixen (Janáček), 2012
  • The Cunning Little Vixen - full opera

    All the colours of the forest come to life in a fox’s tale of love, life and loss.

    Young, playful and mischievous Vixen Sharp Ears disturbs the napping Forester as she chases a frog near the woods. Thinking she will amuse his children, he bundles her up and carries her home. Wilful and independe...