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LA FAVORITA 12:00 am
LA FAVORITA
Jun 1 @ 12:00 am – 3:00 am
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LA FAVORITA:Donizetti Original Air Date: 03/11/1978 López-Cobos; Verrett, Pavarotti, Milnes, Giaiotti SID.19220636This is a very fully sung performance. I remember better Leonora de Guzmans from Verrett (Dallas about 1971 and a sizzling concert performance at … Continue reading "LA FAVORITA"
NORMA 6:00 am
NORMA
Jun 1 @ 6:00 am – 9:00 am
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NORMA:Bellini Original Air Date: 02/28/1976 Masini; Caballé, Verrett, Alexander, Michalski SID.19220637I was at this performance which was very exciting. Verrett takes just about every option ever imagined for an Adalgisa, and with Alexander as a … Continue reading "NORMA"
ROMÉO ET JULIETTE 9:00 am
ROMÉO ET JULIETTE
Jun 1 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
ROMÉO ET JULIETTE
ROMÉO ET JULIETTE:Gounod Original Air Date: 01/25/1986 Cambreling; Shicoff, Malfitano, Plishka, Harris, Schexnayder SID.19220638 Malfitano and Shicoff make for a good pairing, and this is the first appearance of Juliet’s “Potion”aria which is now quite standard.
CARMEN 12:00 pm
CARMEN
Jun 1 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
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CARMEN:Bizet Original Air Date: 02/16/1952 Reiner; Stevens, Tucker, Conner, Silveri MOD Audio SID.19220639My operagoing just missed Stevens , but I saw Tucker many times. The special attraction is the work of Reiner, and he is … Continue reading "CARMEN"
DON GIOVANNI 3:00 pm
DON GIOVANNI
Jun 1 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
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DON GIOVANNI:Mozart Original Air Date: 03/03/1973 Maag; Siepi, Moser, Flagello, Lorengar, Shirley, Elias SID.19220640This is Siepi’s farewell broadcast to the Met, and Moser and Lorengar are particularly good foils for him. I wish Corena had … Continue reading "DON GIOVANNI"
SIEGFRIED 6:00 pm
SIEGFRIED
Jun 1 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
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SIEGFRIED:Wagner Original Air Date: 04/10/1993 Levine; Jones, Johns, Morris, Gjevang, Zednik, Wlaschiha SID.19220641This 1993 cycle catches at least three performers in splendid voice: Morris, Zednik, Wlaschiha. Siegfried has not been especially well served on the … Continue reading "SIEGFRIED"
SIEGFRIED 9:00 pm
SIEGFRIED
Jun 1 @ 9:00 pm – 11:55 pm
SIEGFRIED
SIEGFRIED:Wagner Original Air Date: 04/10/1993 Levine; Jones, Johns, Morris, Gjevang, Zednik, Wlaschiha SID.19220642This 1993 cycle catches at least three performers in splendid voice: Morris, Zednik, Wlaschiha. Siegfried has not been especially well served on the … Continue reading "SIEGFRIED"
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LA CENERENTOLA 12:00 am
LA CENERENTOLA
Jun 2 @ 12:00 am – 3:00 am
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LA CENERENTOLA:Rossini Original Air Date: 03/11/2000 Campanella; Larmore, Giménez, Alaimo, Corbelli MOD Audio SID.19220743This is Larmore’s second Angelina broadcast (the first was 1998 with Levine conducting). Corbelli is the Dandini, and Alaimo the Magnifico. Eight … Continue reading "LA CENERENTOLA"
PETER GRIMES 6:00 am
PETER GRIMES
Jun 2 @ 6:00 am – 9:00 am
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PETER GRIMES:Britten Original Air Date: 12/31/1994 Conlon; Rolfe Johnson, Fleming, Opie, Walker, Howard MOD Audio SID.19220744Excellent all-around performance. Fleming in an unusual role and Rolfe Johnson taken from us much too soon. I like hearing … Continue reading "PETER GRIMES"
ADRIANA LECOUVREUR 9:00 am
ADRIANA LECOUVREUR
Jun 2 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
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ADRIANA LECOUVREUR:Cilea Original Air Date: 02/26/1983 Fulton; Scotto; Shicoff, Cortez, Sereni SID.19220745Scotto is a vivid Adriana, if caught a bit late. A good part for Shicoff. This is not my favorite work, and while Scotto … Continue reading "ADRIANA LECOUVREUR"
UN BALLO IN MASCHERA 12:00 pm
UN BALLO IN MASCHERA
Jun 2 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
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UN BALLO IN MASCHERA:Verdi Original Air Date: 02/28/1959 Schippers; Stella, Hurley, Madeira, Peerce, Merrill MOD Audio SID.19220746I saw Antonietta Stella in this part on November 23, 1963 in Dallas with Di Stefano, Sereni, Berini, and … Continue reading "UN BALLO IN MASCHERA"
WERTHER 3:00 pm
WERTHER
Jun 2 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
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WERTHER:Massenet Original Air Date: 03/04/1972 Behr; Corelli, Elias, Boky, Cossa SID.19220747As much as I love Corelli, I’m afraid the best thing about him in Werther are his press pics. Werther and Romeo come at the … Continue reading "WERTHER"
LA FAVORITA 6:00 pm
LA FAVORITA
Jun 2 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
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LA FAVORITA:Donizetti Original Air Date: 03/11/1978 López-Cobos; Verrett, Pavarotti, Milnes, Giaiotti SID.19220748This is a very fully sung performance. I remember better Leonora de Guzmans from Verrett (Dallas about 1971 and a sizzling concert performance at … Continue reading "LA FAVORITA"
DIE ZAUBERFLÖTE 9:00 pm
DIE ZAUBERFLÖTE
Jun 2 @ 9:00 pm – 11:55 pm
DIE ZAUBERFLÖTE
DIE ZAUBERFLÖTE:Mozart Original Air Date: 02/09/1991 Levine; Battle, Araiza, Hemm, Serra, Moll SID.19220749 This is the simultaneous broadcast/telecast of the new David Hockney production (based on a Glyndebourne original). The video has been on DVD … Continue reading "DIE ZAUBERFLÖTE"
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KÁT’A KABANOVÁ 12:00 am
KÁT’A KABANOVÁ
Jun 3 @ 12:00 am – 3:00 am
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KATA KABANOVA:Janácek Original Air Date: 01/09/1999 Mackerras; Malfitano, Randová, Straka, Koptchak, Clarke, Karnéus SID.19230101Mackerras is a notable Janacek conductor, and the whole is well performed, but I don’t feel the warmth I do from Jenufa … Continue reading "KÁT’A KABANOVÁ"
LE PROPHÈTE 6:00 am
LE PROPHÈTE
Jun 3 @ 6:00 am – 9:00 am
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LE PROPHÈTE:Meyerbeer Original Air Date: 01/29/1977 Lewis; McCracken, Scotto, Horne, Hines SID.19230102Though this is the only broadcast of Prophete from the Met, I find the work of little interest. The big name singers work hard, … Continue reading "LE PROPHÈTE"
LA FORZA DEL DESTINO 9:00 am
LA FORZA DEL DESTINO
Jun 3 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
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LA FORZA DEL DESTINO:Verdi Original Air Date: 03/09/1968 Molinari-Pradelli; Price, Corelli, Merrill, Hines, Pearl, Corena SID.19230103This performance marks Price’s first Leonora de Vargas broadcast and Corelli’s second and last Alvaro broadcast; Merrill only has two … Continue reading "LA FORZA DEL DESTINO"
MADAMA BUTTERFLY 12:00 pm
MADAMA BUTTERFLY
Jun 3 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
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MADAMA BUTTERFLY:Puccini Original Air Date: 01/08/1994 Fulton; Soviero, Leech, Deng, Allen, Anthony SID.19230104Soviero sometimes seems like the last of the “veristas”, but I am glad this performance which has been on Sirius before is once … Continue reading "MADAMA BUTTERFLY"
ARIADNE AUF NAXOS 3:00 pm
ARIADNE AUF NAXOS
Jun 3 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
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ARIADNE AUF NAXOS:Strauss Original Air Date: 03/20/1976 Levine; Caballé, Remedios, Welting, Troyanos, Dooley, Titus SID.19230105The star is Troyanos shortly after her debut. Caballe, though not noted as a Straussian pleased many, but it does not … Continue reading "ARIADNE AUF NAXOS"
SALOME 9:00 pm
SALOME
Jun 3 @ 9:00 pm – 11:55 pm
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SALOME:Strauss Original Air Date: 03/27/2004 Gergiev; Mattila, Jerusalem, Diadkova, Dohmen, Polenzani MOD Audio SID.19230107This is Mattila’s first season as Salome, and she delivered one of the greatest Salomes ever at the Met. Though she did … Continue reading "SALOME"
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SAMSON ET DALILA 12:00 am
SAMSON ET DALILA
Jun 4 @ 12:00 am – 3:00 am
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SAMSON ET DALILA:Saint-Saëns Original Air Date: 03/14/1953 Cleva; Vinay, Stevens, Björling SID.19230208I like Vinay but prefer the 1949 versions with same leads, but with Merrill as High Priest. Stevens’ first Dalila broadcast is 1941 with … Continue reading "SAMSON ET DALILA"
FAUST 12:00 pm
FAUST
Jun 4 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
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FAUST:Gounod Original Air Date: 01/05/1991 Fulton; Leech, Soviero, Morris, Quilico, Quittmeyer SID.19230211This all north American cast does just fine by Gounod, and especially nice to see Leech and Soviero featured. They stack up very well … Continue reading "FAUST"
LES CONTES D’HOFFMANN 3:00 pm
LES CONTES D’HOFFMANN
Jun 4 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
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LES CONTES D’HOFFMANN:Offenbach Original Air Date: 12/03/1955 Monteux; Tucker, Singher, Peters, Stevens, Amara, Miller SID.19230212To Monteux went the honor of conducting the world premieres of Sacre du Printemps Petruchka and Daphnis et Chloe all for … Continue reading "LES CONTES D’HOFFMANN"
MESSA DA REQUIEM 6:00 pm
MESSA DA REQUIEM
Jun 4 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
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MESSA DA REQUIEM:Verdi Original Air Date: 02/20/1982 Levine; Price, Quivar, Domingo, Cheek MOD Audio SID.19230213This broadcast is in memory of long-time Met Assistant Manager and Press representative, Francis Robinson. This is getting to be pretty … Continue reading "MESSA DA REQUIEM"
ANDREA CHÉNIER 9:00 pm
ANDREA CHÉNIER
Jun 4 @ 9:00 pm – 11:55 pm
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ANDREA CHÉNIER:Giordano Original Air Date: 12/22/1990 Rudel; Martinucci, Millo, Milnes, Kesling, Castle, Johnson MOD Audio SID.19230214This performance marks the 25th anniversary of Milnes’ Met debut, and he goes on to 1997. Millo and Martinucci are … Continue reading "ANDREA CHÉNIER"
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LUCIA DI LAMMERMOOR 12:00 am
LUCIA DI LAMMERMOOR
Jun 5 @ 12:00 am – 3:00 am
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LUCIA DI LAMMERMOOR:Donizetti Original Air Date: 02/18/1989 Müller; Devia, Glassman, Quilico, Howell SID.19230315This is Devia’s first Lucia broadcast; she also broadcast the role five years later in 1994 with Hadley, Pons, Plishka under Santi. This … Continue reading "LUCIA DI LAMMERMOOR"
MACBETH 6:00 am
MACBETH
Jun 5 @ 6:00 am – 9:00 am
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MACBETH:Verdi Original Air Date: 03/24/1962 Rosenstock; Colzani, Rysanek, Tozzi, Bergonzi SID.19230316Rosenstock picked up much of the conducting load previously assigned to Leinsdorf, who had decamped to the Boston Symphony as Music Director. Rosenstock had debuted … Continue reading "MACBETH"
SALOME 9:00 am
SALOME
Jun 5 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
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SALOME:Strauss Original Air Date: 03/27/2004 Gergiev; Mattila, Jerusalem, Diadkova, Dohmen, Polenzani MOD Audio SID.19230317This is Mattila’s first season as Salome, and she delivered one of the greatest Salomes ever at the Met. Though she did … Continue reading "SALOME"
LE PROPHÈTE 12:00 pm
LE PROPHÈTE
Jun 5 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
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LE PROPHÈTE:Meyerbeer Original Air Date: 01/29/1977 Lewis; McCracken, Scotto, Horne, Hines SID.19230318Though this is the only broadcast of Prophete from the Met, I find the work of little interest. The big name singers work hard, … Continue reading "LE PROPHÈTE"
LA FORZA DEL DESTINO 3:00 pm
LA FORZA DEL DESTINO
Jun 5 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
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LA FORZA DEL DESTINO:Verdi Original Air Date: 03/09/1968 Molinari-Pradelli; Price, Corelli, Merrill, Hines, Pearl, Corena SID.19230319This performance marks Price’s first Leonora de Vargas broadcast and Corelli’s second and last Alvaro broadcast; Merrill only has two … Continue reading "LA FORZA DEL DESTINO"
MADAMA BUTTERFLY 6:00 pm
MADAMA BUTTERFLY
Jun 5 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
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MADAMA BUTTERFLY:Puccini Original Air Date: 01/08/1994 Fulton; Soviero, Leech, Deng, Allen, Anthony SID.19230320Soviero sometimes seems like the last of the “veristas”, but I am glad this performance which has been on Sirius before is once … Continue reading "MADAMA BUTTERFLY"
ARIADNE AUF NAXOS 9:00 pm
ARIADNE AUF NAXOS
Jun 5 @ 9:00 pm – 11:55 pm
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ARIADNE AUF NAXOS:Strauss Original Air Date: 03/20/1976 Levine; Caballé, Remedios, Welting, Troyanos, Dooley, Titus SID.19230321The star is Troyanos shortly after her debut. Caballe, though not noted as a Straussian pleased many, but it does not … Continue reading "ARIADNE AUF NAXOS"
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ANDREA CHÉNIER 6:00 am
ANDREA CHÉNIER
Jun 6 @ 6:00 am – 9:00 am
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ANDREA CHÉNIER:Giordano Original Air Date: 12/22/1990 Rudel; Martinucci, Millo, Milnes, Kesling, Castle, Johnson MOD Audio SID.19230423This performance marks the 25th anniversary of Milnes’ Met debut, and he goes on to 1997. Millo and Martinucci are … Continue reading "ANDREA CHÉNIER"
SAMSON ET DALILA 9:00 am
SAMSON ET DALILA
Jun 6 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
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SAMSON ET DALILA:Saint-Saëns Original Air Date: 03/14/1953 Cleva; Vinay, Stevens, Björling SID.19230424I like Vinay but prefer the 1949 versions with same leads, but with Merrill as High Priest. Stevens’ first Dalila broadcast is 1941 with … Continue reading "SAMSON ET DALILA"
FAUST 6:00 pm
FAUST
Jun 6 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
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FAUST:Gounod Original Air Date: 01/05/1991 Fulton; Leech, Soviero, Morris, Quilico, Quittmeyer SID.19230427This all north American cast does just fine by Gounod, and especially nice to see Leech and Soviero featured. They stack up very well … Continue reading "FAUST"
LES CONTES D’HOFFMANN 9:00 pm
LES CONTES D’HOFFMANN
Jun 6 @ 9:00 pm – 11:55 pm
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LES CONTES D’HOFFMANN:Offenbach Original Air Date: 12/03/1955 Monteux; Tucker, Singher, Peters, Stevens, Amara, Miller SID.19230428To Monteux went the honor of conducting the world premieres of Sacre du Printemps Petruchka and Daphnis et Chloe all for … Continue reading "LES CONTES D’HOFFMANN"
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MESSA DA REQUIEM 12:00 am
MESSA DA REQUIEM
Jun 7 @ 12:00 am – 3:00 am
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MESSA DA REQUIEM:Verdi Original Air Date: 02/20/1982 Levine; Price, Quivar, Domingo, Cheek MOD Audio SID.19230529This broadcast is in memory of long-time Met Assistant Manager and Press representative, Francis Robinson. This is getting to be pretty … Continue reading "MESSA DA REQUIEM"
MADAMA BUTTERFLY 6:00 am
MADAMA BUTTERFLY
Jun 7 @ 6:00 am – 9:00 am
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MADAMA BUTTERFLY:Puccini Original Air Date: 01/08/1994 Fulton; Soviero, Leech, Deng, Allen, Anthony SID.19230530Soviero sometimes seems like the last of the “veristas”, but I am glad this performance which has been on Sirius before is once … Continue reading "MADAMA BUTTERFLY"
LUCIA DI LAMMERMOOR 9:00 am
LUCIA DI LAMMERMOOR
Jun 7 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
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LUCIA DI LAMMERMOOR:Donizetti Original Air Date: 02/18/1989 Müller; Devia, Glassman, Quilico, Howell SID.19230531This is Devia’s first Lucia broadcast; she also broadcast the role five years later in 1994 with Hadley, Pons, Plishka under Santi. This … Continue reading "LUCIA DI LAMMERMOOR"
MACBETH 12:00 pm
MACBETH
Jun 7 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
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MACBETH:Verdi Original Air Date: 03/24/1962 Rosenstock; Colzani, Rysanek, Tozzi, Bergonzi SID.19230532Rosenstock picked up much of the conducting load previously assigned to Leinsdorf, who had decamped to the Boston Symphony as Music Director. Rosenstock had debuted … Continue reading "MACBETH"
SALOME 3:00 pm
SALOME
Jun 7 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
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SALOME:Strauss Original Air Date: 03/27/2004 Gergiev; Mattila, Jerusalem, Diadkova, Dohmen, Polenzani MOD Audio SID.19230533This is Mattila’s first season as Salome, and she delivered one of the greatest Salomes ever at the Met. Though she did … Continue reading "SALOME"
Various 6:00 pm
Various
Jun 7 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
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Various:Various Original Air Date: 01/01/9999 Various Artists SID.19230534Various selections between scheduled operas. Siriusxm Radio and web player will show the Composer and Title.
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TBA 12:00 am
TBA
Jun 8 @ 12:00 am – 3:00 am
TBA @  |  |
TBA:TBA Original Air Date: 01/01/9999 TBA SID.19230636Various selections between scheduled operas. Siriusxm Radio and web player will show the Composer and Title.
TBA 6:00 am
TBA
Jun 8 @ 6:00 am – 9:00 am
TBA @  |  |
TBA:TBA Original Air Date: 01/01/9999 TBA SID.19230637Various selections between scheduled operas. Siriusxm Radio and web player will show the Composer and Title.
TBA 9:00 am
TBA
Jun 8 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
TBA @  |  |
TBA:TBA Original Air Date: 01/01/9999 TBA SID.19230638Various selections between scheduled operas. Siriusxm Radio and web player will show the Composer and Title.
TBA 12:00 pm
TBA
Jun 8 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
TBA @  |  |
TBA:TBA Original Air Date: 01/01/9999 TBA SID.19230639Various selections between scheduled operas. Siriusxm Radio and web player will show the Composer and Title.
TBA 3:00 pm
TBA
Jun 8 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
TBA @  |  |
TBA:TBA Original Air Date: 01/01/9999 TBA SID.19230640Various selections between scheduled operas. Siriusxm Radio and web player will show the Composer and Title.
TBA 6:00 pm
TBA
Jun 8 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
TBA @  |  |
TBA:TBA Original Air Date: 01/01/9999 TBA SID.19230641Various selections between scheduled operas. Siriusxm Radio and web player will show the Composer and Title.
TBA 9:00 pm
TBA
Jun 8 @ 9:00 pm – 11:55 pm
TBA @  |  |
TBA:TBA Original Air Date: 01/01/9999 TBA SID.19230642Various selections between scheduled operas. Siriusxm Radio and web player will show the Composer and Title.
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TBA 12:00 am
TBA
Jun 9 @ 12:00 am – 3:00 am
TBA @  |  |
TBA:TBA Original Air Date: 01/01/9999 TBA SID.19230743Various selections between scheduled operas. Siriusxm Radio and web player will show the Composer and Title.
TBA 6:00 am
TBA
Jun 9 @ 6:00 am – 9:00 am
TBA @  |  |
TBA:TBA Original Air Date: 01/01/9999 TBA SID.19230744Various selections between scheduled operas. Siriusxm Radio and web player will show the Composer and Title.
TBA 9:00 am
TBA
Jun 9 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
TBA @  |  |
TBA:TBA Original Air Date: 01/01/9999 TBA SID.19230745Various selections between scheduled operas. Siriusxm Radio and web player will show the Composer and Title.
TBA 12:00 pm
TBA
Jun 9 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
TBA @  |  |
TBA:TBA Original Air Date: 01/01/9999 TBA SID.19230746Various selections between scheduled operas. Siriusxm Radio and web player will show the Composer and Title.
TBA 3:00 pm
TBA
Jun 9 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
TBA @  |  |
TBA:TBA Original Air Date: 01/01/9999 TBA SID.19230747Various selections between scheduled operas. Siriusxm Radio and web player will show the Composer and Title.
TBA 6:00 pm
TBA
Jun 9 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
TBA @  |  |
TBA:TBA Original Air Date: 01/01/9999 TBA SID.19230748Various selections between scheduled operas. Siriusxm Radio and web player will show the Composer and Title.
TBA 9:00 pm
TBA
Jun 9 @ 9:00 pm – 11:55 pm
TBA @  |  |
TBA:TBA Original Air Date: 01/01/9999 TBA SID.19230749Various selections between scheduled operas. Siriusxm Radio and web player will show the Composer and Title.
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TBA 12:00 am
TBA
Jun 10 @ 12:00 am – 3:00 am
TBA @  |  |
TBA:TBA Original Air Date: 01/01/9999 TBA SID.19240101Various selections between scheduled operas. Siriusxm Radio and web player will show the Composer and Title.
TBA 6:00 am
TBA
Jun 10 @ 6:00 am – 9:00 am
TBA @  |  |
TBA:TBA Original Air Date: 01/01/9999 TBA SID.19240102Various selections between scheduled operas. Siriusxm Radio and web player will show the Composer and Title.
TBA 9:00 am
TBA
Jun 10 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
TBA @  |  |
TBA:TBA Original Air Date: 01/01/9999 TBA SID.19240103Various selections between scheduled operas. Siriusxm Radio and web player will show the Composer and Title.
TBA 12:00 pm
TBA
Jun 10 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
TBA @  |  |
TBA:TBA Original Air Date: 01/01/9999 TBA SID.19240104Various selections between scheduled operas. Siriusxm Radio and web player will show the Composer and Title.
TBA 3:00 pm
TBA
Jun 10 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
TBA @  |  |
TBA:TBA Original Air Date: 01/01/9999 TBA SID.19240105Various selections between scheduled operas. Siriusxm Radio and web player will show the Composer and Title.
TBA 6:00 pm
TBA
Jun 10 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
TBA @  |  |
TBA:TBA Original Air Date: 01/01/9999 TBA SID.19240106Various selections between scheduled operas. Siriusxm Radio and web player will show the Composer and Title.
TBA 9:00 pm
TBA
Jun 10 @ 9:00 pm – 11:55 pm
TBA @  |  |
TBA:TBA Original Air Date: 01/01/9999 TBA SID.19240107Various selections between scheduled operas. Siriusxm Radio and web player will show the Composer and Title.
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TBA 12:00 am
TBA
Jun 11 @ 12:00 am – 3:00 am
TBA @  |  |
TBA:TBA Original Air Date: 01/01/9999 TBA SID.19240208Various selections between scheduled operas. Siriusxm Radio and web player will show the Composer and Title.
TBA 6:00 am
TBA
Jun 11 @ 6:00 am – 9:00 am
TBA @  |  |
TBA:TBA Original Air Date: 01/01/9999 TBA SID.19240209Various selections between scheduled operas. Siriusxm Radio and web player will show the Composer and Title.
TBA 9:00 am
TBA
Jun 11 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
TBA @  |  |
TBA:TBA Original Air Date: 01/01/9999 TBA SID.19240210Various selections between scheduled operas. Siriusxm Radio and web player will show the Composer and Title.
TBA 12:00 pm
TBA
Jun 11 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
TBA @  |  |
TBA:TBA Original Air Date: 01/01/9999 TBA SID.19240211Various selections between scheduled operas. Siriusxm Radio and web player will show the Composer and Title.
TBA 3:00 pm
TBA
Jun 11 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
TBA @  |  |
TBA:TBA Original Air Date: 01/01/9999 TBA SID.19240212Various selections between scheduled operas. Siriusxm Radio and web player will show the Composer and Title.
TBA 6:00 pm
TBA
Jun 11 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
TBA @  |  |
TBA:TBA Original Air Date: 01/01/9999 TBA SID.19240213Various selections between scheduled operas. Siriusxm Radio and web player will show the Composer and Title.
IDOMENEO 9:00 pm
IDOMENEO
Jun 11 @ 9:00 pm – 11:55 pm
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IDOMENEO:Mozart Original Air Date: 02/15/1986 Tate; Rendall, Valente, Behrens, von Stade, Alexander MOD Audio SID.19240214Idomeneo has some of Mozart’s greatest music. Valente is a doing double duty this week along with Falstaff, and she’s a … Continue reading "IDOMENEO"
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DER ROSENKAVALIER 12:00 am
DER ROSENKAVALIER
Jun 12 @ 12:00 am – 3:00 am
DER ROSENKAVALIER @  |  |
DER ROSENKAVALIER:Strauss Original Air Date: 12/14/1946 Busch; Stevens, Jessner, List, Steber, Lechner MOD Audio SID.19240315This performance has been on before, and this is Steber’s only 40s broadcast to have made it to Sirius (and to … Continue reading "DER ROSENKAVALIER"
DER FREISCHÜTZ 6:00 am
DER FREISCHÜTZ
Jun 12 @ 6:00 am – 9:00 am
DER FREISCHÜTZ @  |  |
DER FREISCHÜTZ:Weber Original Air Date: 04/15/1972 Ludwig; Kónya, Lorengar, Feldhoff, Mathis MOD Audio SID.19240316This is the only Met broadcast of Freischutz, and despite some good work from the treble/tenor clef, Ludwig’s conducting does not give … Continue reading "DER FREISCHÜTZ"
FIDELIO 9:00 am
FIDELIO
Jun 12 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
FIDELIO @  |  |
FIDELIO:Beethoven Original Air Date: 02/08/1992 Perick; Behrens, Goldberg, Wlaschiha, Salminen, McNair, Kaasch SID.19240317This is the only one of Behrens’ three broadcast Leonores to have made it to Sirius. Her best run in Fidelio with King … Continue reading "FIDELIO"
DAS RHEINGOLD 12:00 pm
DAS RHEINGOLD
Jun 12 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
DAS RHEINGOLD @  |  |
DAS RHEINGOLD:Wagner Original Air Date: 01/26/1957 Stiedry; Uhde, Thebom, Vinay, Davidson, Böhme, Ernster SID.19240318The Stiedry Ring from 1957 has been a semi-regular on Sirius, and it’s a slightly different take on the opera than standard … Continue reading "DAS RHEINGOLD"
LA FILLE DU RÉGIMENT 3:00 pm
LA FILLE DU RÉGIMENT
Jun 12 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
LA FILLE DU RÉGIMENT @  |  |
LA FILLE DU RÉGIMENT:Donizetti Original Air Date: 03/25/1972 Bonynge; Sutherland, Di Giuseppe, Sinclair, Corena SID.19240319This is the first season of the production minus Pavarotti and Resnik. Both appear the following season in Sutherland’s second and … Continue reading "LA FILLE DU RÉGIMENT"
AIDA 6:00 pm
AIDA
Jun 12 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
AIDA @  |  |
AIDA:Verdi Original Air Date: 02/13/1999 Domingo; Papian, O’Neill, Zajick, Burchinal, Burchuladze SID.19240320I have no specific memory of this performance, but the only major point of interest for me would be Zajick who has several broadcasts … Continue reading "AIDA"
ORFEO ED EURIDICE 9:00 pm
ORFEO ED EURIDICE
Jun 12 @ 9:00 pm – 11:55 pm
ORFEO ED EURIDICE @  |  |
ORFEO ED EURIDICE:Gluck Original Air Date: 01/18/1958 Rudolf; Stevens, Amara, Cundari MOD Audio SID.19240321The strongest thing about this performance is Rudolf’s conducting. Stevens was definitely a star Orfeo, but she’s never an audio favorite of … Continue reading "ORFEO ED EURIDICE"
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L’ELISIR D’AMORE 12:00 am
L’ELISIR D’AMORE
Jun 13 @ 12:00 am – 3:00 am
L'ELISIR D'AMORE @  |  |
L’ELISIR D’AMORE:Donizetti Original Air Date: 03/16/1968 Cleva; Kraus, Peters, Corena, Sereni SID.19240422Pavarotti is a fine Nemorino, but the performances that stick more strongly in my memory are those by Kraus and Bergonzi, each of whom … Continue reading "L’ELISIR D’AMORE"
IDOMENEO 6:00 am
IDOMENEO
Jun 13 @ 6:00 am – 9:00 am
IDOMENEO @  |  |
IDOMENEO:Mozart Original Air Date: 02/15/1986 Tate; Rendall, Valente, Behrens, von Stade, Alexander MOD Audio SID.19240423Idomeneo has some of Mozart’s greatest music. Valente is a doing double duty this week along with Falstaff, and she’s a … Continue reading "IDOMENEO"
LE NOZZE DI FIGARO 9:00 am
LE NOZZE DI FIGARO
Jun 13 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
LE NOZZE DI FIGARO @  |  |
LE NOZZE DI FIGARO:Mozart Original Air Date: 04/22/2006 Wigglesworth; Relyea, Rost, Isokoski, Mattei, Coote MOD Audio SID.19240424Interesting casting for Nozze di Figaro and Isokoski’s last week at the Met. I thought her a very fine … Continue reading "LE NOZZE DI FIGARO"
DIE MEISTERSINGER VON NÜRNBERG 12:00 pm
DIE MEISTERSINGER VON NÜRNBERG
Jun 13 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
DIE MEISTERSINGER VON NÜRNBERG @  |  |
DIE MEISTERSINGER VON NÜRNBERG:Wagner Original Air Date: 03/07/1959 Böhm; Edelmann, Nordmo-Lövberg, Feiersinger, Dönch, Tozzi, Franke SID.19240425Resnik appears as Magdalene, a role Bing used her in once the soprano to mezzo switch was done in the … Continue reading "DIE MEISTERSINGER VON NÜRNBERG"
DIE MEISTERSINGER VON NÜRNBERG 3:00 pm
DIE MEISTERSINGER VON NÜRNBERG
Jun 13 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
DIE MEISTERSINGER VON NÜRNBERG @  |  |
DIE MEISTERSINGER VON NÜRNBERG:Wagner Original Air Date: 03/07/1959 Böhm; Edelmann, Nordmo-Lövberg, Feiersinger, Dönch, Tozzi, Franke SID.19240426Resnik appears as Magdalene, a role Bing used her in once the soprano to mezzo switch was done in the … Continue reading "DIE MEISTERSINGER VON NÜRNBERG"
LUISA MILLER 6:00 pm
LUISA MILLER
Jun 13 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
LUISA MILLER
LUISA MILLER:Verdi Original Air Date: 04/14/2018 de Billy; Yoncheva, Beczala, Domingo, Vinogradov, Belosselskiy, Petrova Live in HD SID.19240427 Plácido Domingo adds yet another role to his legendary Met career in this rarely performed Verdi gem, … Continue reading "LUISA MILLER"
DIE FRAU OHNE SCHATTEN 9:00 pm
DIE FRAU OHNE SCHATTEN
Jun 13 @ 9:00 pm – 11:55 pm
DIE FRAU OHNE SCHATTEN @  |  |
DIE FRAU OHNE SCHATTEN:Strauss Original Air Date: 01/16/1971 Böhm; Rysanek, Nagy, Ludwig, Berry, Dalis SID.19240428This is the third of Bohm’s four broadcasts of the legendary 1966 production which premiered in the opening weeks of Lincoln … Continue reading "DIE FRAU OHNE SCHATTEN"
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LA BOHÈME 12:00 am
LA BOHÈME
Jun 14 @ 12:00 am – 3:00 am
LA BOHÈME @  |  |
LA BOHÈME:Puccini Original Air Date: 02/09/1985 Domingo; Malfitano, Lima, Zschau, Schexnayder, Cheek SID.19240529This does not jump out as a particularly distinguished performance, starting with the conducting, but Zschau might be worth checking out as not … Continue reading "LA BOHÈME"
AIDA 6:00 am
AIDA
Jun 14 @ 6:00 am – 9:00 am
AIDA @  |  |
AIDA:Verdi Original Air Date: 02/13/1999 Domingo; Papian, O’Neill, Zajick, Burchinal, Burchuladze SID.19240530I have no specific memory of this performance, but the only major point of interest for me would be Zajick who has several broadcasts … Continue reading "AIDA"
DER ROSENKAVALIER 9:00 am
DER ROSENKAVALIER
Jun 14 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
DER ROSENKAVALIER @  |  |
DER ROSENKAVALIER:Strauss Original Air Date: 12/14/1946 Busch; Stevens, Jessner, List, Steber, Lechner MOD Audio SID.19240531This performance has been on before, and this is Steber’s only 40s broadcast to have made it to Sirius (and to … Continue reading "DER ROSENKAVALIER"
DER FREISCHÜTZ 12:00 pm
DER FREISCHÜTZ
Jun 14 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
DER FREISCHÜTZ @  |  |
DER FREISCHÜTZ:Weber Original Air Date: 04/15/1972 Ludwig; Kónya, Lorengar, Feldhoff, Mathis MOD Audio SID.19240532This is the only Met broadcast of Freischutz, and despite some good work from the treble/tenor clef, Ludwig’s conducting does not give … Continue reading "DER FREISCHÜTZ"
FIDELIO 3:00 pm
FIDELIO
Jun 14 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
FIDELIO @  |  |
FIDELIO:Beethoven Original Air Date: 02/08/1992 Perick; Behrens, Goldberg, Wlaschiha, Salminen, McNair, Kaasch SID.19240533This is the only one of Behrens’ three broadcast Leonores to have made it to Sirius. Her best run in Fidelio with King … Continue reading "FIDELIO"
Various 6:00 pm
Various
Jun 14 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Various @  |  |
Various:Various Original Air Date: 01/01/9999 Various Artists SID.19240534Various selections between scheduled operas. Siriusxm Radio and web player will show the Composer and Title.
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DAS RHEINGOLD 12:00 am
DAS RHEINGOLD
Jun 15 @ 12:00 am – 3:00 am
DAS RHEINGOLD @  |  |
DAS RHEINGOLD:Wagner Original Air Date: 01/26/1957 Stiedry; Uhde, Thebom, Vinay, Davidson, Böhme, Ernster SID.19240636The Stiedry Ring from 1957 has been a semi-regular on Sirius, and it’s a slightly different take on the opera than standard … Continue reading "DAS RHEINGOLD"
ORFEO ED EURIDICE 9:00 am
ORFEO ED EURIDICE
Jun 15 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
ORFEO ED EURIDICE @  |  |
ORFEO ED EURIDICE:Gluck Original Air Date: 01/18/1958 Rudolf; Stevens, Amara, Cundari MOD Audio SID.19240638The strongest thing about this performance is Rudolf’s conducting. Stevens was definitely a star Orfeo, but she’s never an audio favorite of … Continue reading "ORFEO ED EURIDICE"
L’ELISIR D’AMORE 12:00 pm
L’ELISIR D’AMORE
Jun 15 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
L'ELISIR D'AMORE @  |  |
L’ELISIR D’AMORE:Donizetti Original Air Date: 03/16/1968 Cleva; Kraus, Peters, Corena, Sereni SID.19240639Pavarotti is a fine Nemorino, but the performances that stick more strongly in my memory are those by Kraus and Bergonzi, each of whom … Continue reading "L’ELISIR D’AMORE"
LE NOZZE DI FIGARO 3:00 pm
LE NOZZE DI FIGARO
Jun 15 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
LE NOZZE DI FIGARO @  |  |
LE NOZZE DI FIGARO:Mozart Original Air Date: 04/22/2006 Wigglesworth; Relyea, Rost, Isokoski, Mattei, Coote MOD Audio SID.19240640Interesting casting for Nozze di Figaro and Isokoski’s last week at the Met. I thought her a very fine … Continue reading "LE NOZZE DI FIGARO"
DIE MEISTERSINGER VON NÜRNBERG 6:00 pm
DIE MEISTERSINGER VON NÜRNBERG
Jun 15 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
DIE MEISTERSINGER VON NÜRNBERG @  |  |
DIE MEISTERSINGER VON NÜRNBERG:Wagner Original Air Date: 03/07/1959 Böhm; Edelmann, Nordmo-Lövberg, Feiersinger, Dönch, Tozzi, Franke SID.19240641Resnik appears as Magdalene, a role Bing used her in once the soprano to mezzo switch was done in the … Continue reading "DIE MEISTERSINGER VON NÜRNBERG"
DIE MEISTERSINGER VON NÜRNBERG 9:00 pm
DIE MEISTERSINGER VON NÜRNBERG
Jun 15 @ 9:00 pm – 11:55 pm
DIE MEISTERSINGER VON NÜRNBERG @  |  |
DIE MEISTERSINGER VON NÜRNBERG:Wagner Original Air Date: 03/07/1959 Böhm; Edelmann, Nordmo-Lövberg, Feiersinger, Dönch, Tozzi, Franke SID.19240642Resnik appears as Magdalene, a role Bing used her in once the soprano to mezzo switch was done in the … Continue reading "DIE MEISTERSINGER VON NÜRNBERG"
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LA FILLE DU RÉGIMENT 12:00 am
LA FILLE DU RÉGIMENT
Jun 16 @ 12:00 am – 3:00 am
LA FILLE DU RÉGIMENT @  |  |
LA FILLE DU RÉGIMENT:Donizetti Original Air Date: 03/25/1972 Bonynge; Sutherland, Di Giuseppe, Sinclair, Corena SID.19240743This is the first season of the production minus Pavarotti and Resnik. Both appear the following season in Sutherland’s second and … Continue reading "LA FILLE DU RÉGIMENT"
DIE FRAU OHNE SCHATTEN 6:00 am
DIE FRAU OHNE SCHATTEN
Jun 16 @ 6:00 am – 9:00 am
DIE FRAU OHNE SCHATTEN @  |  |
DIE FRAU OHNE SCHATTEN:Strauss Original Air Date: 01/16/1971 Böhm; Rysanek, Nagy, Ludwig, Berry, Dalis SID.19240744This is the third of Bohm’s four broadcasts of the legendary 1966 production which premiered in the opening weeks of Lincoln … Continue reading "DIE FRAU OHNE SCHATTEN"
LA BOHÈME 9:00 am
LA BOHÈME
Jun 16 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
LA BOHÈME @  |  |
LA BOHÈME:Puccini Original Air Date: 02/09/1985 Domingo; Malfitano, Lima, Zschau, Schexnayder, Cheek SID.19240745This does not jump out as a particularly distinguished performance, starting with the conducting, but Zschau might be worth checking out as not … Continue reading "LA BOHÈME"
IDOMENEO 12:00 pm
IDOMENEO
Jun 16 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
IDOMENEO @  |  |
IDOMENEO:Mozart Original Air Date: 02/15/1986 Tate; Rendall, Valente, Behrens, von Stade, Alexander MOD Audio SID.19240746Idomeneo has some of Mozart’s greatest music. Valente is a doing double duty this week along with Falstaff, and she’s a … Continue reading "IDOMENEO"
DER ROSENKAVALIER 3:00 pm
DER ROSENKAVALIER
Jun 16 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
DER ROSENKAVALIER @  |  |
DER ROSENKAVALIER:Strauss Original Air Date: 12/14/1946 Busch; Stevens, Jessner, List, Steber, Lechner MOD Audio SID.19240747This performance has been on before, and this is Steber’s only 40s broadcast to have made it to Sirius (and to … Continue reading "DER ROSENKAVALIER"
DAS RHEINGOLD 6:00 pm
DAS RHEINGOLD
Jun 16 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
DAS RHEINGOLD @  |  |
DAS RHEINGOLD:Wagner Original Air Date: 01/26/1957 Stiedry; Uhde, Thebom, Vinay, Davidson, Böhme, Ernster SID.19240748The Stiedry Ring from 1957 has been a semi-regular on Sirius, and it’s a slightly different take on the opera than standard … Continue reading "DAS RHEINGOLD"
L’ELISIR D’AMORE 9:00 pm
L’ELISIR D’AMORE
Jun 16 @ 9:00 pm – 11:55 pm
L'ELISIR D'AMORE @  |  |
L’ELISIR D’AMORE:Donizetti Original Air Date: 03/16/1968 Cleva; Kraus, Peters, Corena, Sereni SID.19240749Pavarotti is a fine Nemorino, but the performances that stick more strongly in my memory are those by Kraus and Bergonzi, each of whom … Continue reading "L’ELISIR D’AMORE"
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DER FREISCHÜTZ 12:00 am
DER FREISCHÜTZ
Jun 17 @ 12:00 am – 3:00 am
DER FREISCHÜTZ @  |  |
DER FREISCHÜTZ:Weber Original Air Date: 04/15/1972 Ludwig; Kónya, Lorengar, Feldhoff, Mathis MOD Audio SID.19250101This is the only Met broadcast of Freischutz, and despite some good work from the treble/tenor clef, Ludwig’s conducting does not give … Continue reading "DER FREISCHÜTZ"
CAVALLERIA RUSTICANA / PAGLIACCI 6:00 am
CAVALLERIA RUSTICANA / PAGLIACCI
Jun 17 @ 6:00 am – 9:00 am
CAVALLERIA RUSTICANA / PAGLIACCI @  |  |
CAVALLERIA RUSTICANA / PAGLIACCI:Mascagni / Leoncavallo Original Air Date: 12/07/1985 Navarro; Behrens, Moldoveanu, Clark / Pilou, Vickers, Milnes MOD Audio SID.19250102New wave of Wagner singer (Behrens) meets older wave (Vickers) but it’s Cav/Pag, not Wagner. … Continue reading "CAVALLERIA RUSTICANA / PAGLIACCI"
ARABELLA 9:00 am
ARABELLA
Jun 17 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
ARABELLA @  |  |
ARABELLA:Strauss Original Air Date: 03/05/1983 Leinsdorf; Te Kanawa, Weikl, Battle, Rendall, Dunn, Gramm MOD Audio SID.19250103This new production was the first time in German at the Met. Te Kanawa sings beautifully but for anyone who … Continue reading "ARABELLA"
CARMEN 12:00 pm
CARMEN
Jun 17 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
CARMEN @  |  |
CARMEN:Bizet Original Air Date: 04/03/1954 Kozma; Stevens, Tucker, de los Angeles, Guarrera MOD Audio SID.19250104This is a standard Met Carmen from the 50s, with especially rich vocal performances from Tucker and DeLos Angeles. Stevens is … Continue reading "CARMEN"
COSÌ FAN TUTTE 3:00 pm
COSÌ FAN TUTTE
Jun 17 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
COSÌ FAN TUTTE @  |  |
COSÌ FAN TUTTE:Mozart Original Air Date: 01/22/1972 Pritchard; Zylis- Gara, Bottazzo, Elias, Uppman, Stratas, Berry MOD Audio SID.19250105This is the first season Cosi returns to the original Italian at the Met, but still retains the … Continue reading "COSÌ FAN TUTTE"
TOSCA 6:00 pm
TOSCA
Jun 17 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
TOSCA @  |  |
TOSCA:Puccini Original Air Date: 01/07/1956 Mitropoulos; Tebalsi, Tucker, Warren SID.19250106I don’t love Tosca. Warren is not my favorite Scarpia, but this performance is simply a must hear. The Opera-L archives have reactions from some tough … Continue reading "TOSCA"
TRISTAN UND ISOLDE 9:00 pm
TRISTAN UND ISOLDE
Jun 17 @ 9:00 pm – 11:55 pm
TRISTAN UND ISOLDE @  |  |
TRISTAN UND ISOLDE:Wagner Original Air Date: 03/18/1961 Rosenstock; Nilsson, Dalis, Liebl, Cassel, Hines MOD Audio SID.19250107This is Nilsson’s second of four Isolde broadcasts from the Met, and is also available in MOoD as is the … Continue reading "TRISTAN UND ISOLDE"
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LA GIOCONDA 12:00 am
LA GIOCONDA
Jun 18 @ 12:00 am – 3:00 am
LA GIOCONDA @  |  |
LA GIOCONDA:Ponchielli Original Air Date: 04/15/1967 Cleva; Tebaldi, Morell, MacNeil, Elias, Siepi SID.19250208This is Tebaldi’s first Gioconda broadcast (first season at Lincoln Center) and her final Gioconda is broadcast a year later. Both performances are … Continue reading "LA GIOCONDA"
DON CARLO 6:00 am
DON CARLO
Jun 18 @ 6:00 am – 9:00 am
DON CARLO @  |  |
DON CARLO:Verdi Original Air Date: 03/14/1992 Levine; Sylvester, Millo, Chernov, Zajick, Ramey, Koptchak SID.19250209Sylvester, Millo, Chernov, and Zajick all repeat their roles from the Levine Sony Classical studio recording and this broadcast has been added … Continue reading "DON CARLO"
DON CARLO 9:00 am
DON CARLO
Jun 18 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
DON CARLO @  |  |
DON CARLO:Verdi Original Air Date: 03/14/1992 Levine; Sylvester, Millo, Chernov, Zajick, Ramey, Koptchak SID.19250210Sylvester, Millo, Chernov, and Zajick all repeat their roles from the Levine Sony Classical studio recording and this broadcast has been added … Continue reading "DON CARLO"
MEFISTOFELE 12:00 pm
MEFISTOFELE
Jun 18 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
MEFISTOFELE @  |  |
MEFISTOFELE:Boito Original Air Date: 02/19/2000 Elder; Ramey, Villarroel, Margison MOD Audio SID.19250211So far this is the only Met broadcast of Mefistofele, as its 1925 previous Met performance precedes the Met matinee series, and Bing had … Continue reading "MEFISTOFELE"
DER FLIEGENDE HOLLÄNDER 3:00 pm
DER FLIEGENDE HOLLÄNDER
Jun 18 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
DER FLIEGENDE HOLLÄNDER @  |  |
DER FLIEGENDE HOLLÄNDER:Wagner Original Air Date: 12/30/1950 Reiner; Hotter, Varnay, Svanholm, Nilsson MOD Audio SID.19250212Only two months since the last rotation? A bit of chaos in current Sirius programming. This performance is also in the … Continue reading "DER FLIEGENDE HOLLÄNDER"
I PURITANI 6:00 pm
I PURITANI
Jun 18 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
I PURITANI @  |  |
, I PURITANI:Bellini Original Air Date: 03/30/1991 Bonynge; Gruberova, Merritt, Gavanelli, Plishka MOD Audio SID.19250213This is primarily for Gruberova fans. She doesn’t sing in USA much so just as well since she only has two … Continue reading "I PURITANI"
LA TRAVIATA 9:00 pm
LA TRAVIATA
Jun 18 @ 9:00 pm – 11:55 pm
LA TRAVIATA @  |  |
LA TRAVIATA:Verdi Original Air Date: 01/22/1949 Antonicelli; Steber, Di Stefano, Merrill MOD Audio SID.19250214Steber has her only broadcast of Violetta (late replacement for Sayao), and is clearly in top form and vocally and musically this … Continue reading "LA TRAVIATA"
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IL BARBIERE DI SIVIGLIA 12:00 am
IL BARBIERE DI SIVIGLIA
Jun 19 @ 12:00 am – 3:00 am
IL BARBIERE DI SIVIGLIA @  |  |
IL BARBIERE DI SIVIGLIA:Rossini Original Air Date: 03/02/1974 Pritchard; Walker, Elias, Goeke, Corena, Tozzi SID.19250315The Met does Barber too much and this kind of casting from 37 years ago is pretty weak tea, Corena and … Continue reading "IL BARBIERE DI SIVIGLIA"
LULU 6:00 am
LULU
Jun 19 @ 6:00 am – 9:00 am
LULU
LULU:Berg Original Air Date: 04/02/1988 Levine; Malfitano, Mazura, Troyanos, Hamilton, Foldi SID.19250316 Lulu is not a regular item for me, but Mazura and Troyanos were specialists, and Leighton Kerner, the late Village Voice critic found … Continue reading "LULU"
TRISTAN UND ISOLDE 9:00 am
TRISTAN UND ISOLDE
Jun 19 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
TRISTAN UND ISOLDE @  |  |
TRISTAN UND ISOLDE:Wagner Original Air Date: 03/18/1961 Rosenstock; Nilsson, Dalis, Liebl, Cassel, Hines MOD Audio SID.19250317This is Nilsson’s second of four Isolde broadcasts from the Met, and is also available in MOoD as is the … Continue reading "TRISTAN UND ISOLDE"
CAVALLERIA RUSTICANA / PAGLIACCI 12:00 pm
CAVALLERIA RUSTICANA / PAGLIACCI
Jun 19 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
CAVALLERIA RUSTICANA / PAGLIACCI @  |  |
CAVALLERIA RUSTICANA / PAGLIACCI:Mascagni / Leoncavallo Original Air Date: 12/07/1985 Navarro; Behrens, Moldoveanu, Clark / Pilou, Vickers, Milnes MOD Audio SID.19250318New wave of Wagner singer (Behrens) meets older wave (Vickers) but it’s Cav/Pag, not Wagner. … Continue reading "CAVALLERIA RUSTICANA / PAGLIACCI"
ARABELLA 3:00 pm
ARABELLA
Jun 19 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
ARABELLA @  |  |
ARABELLA:Strauss Original Air Date: 03/05/1983 Leinsdorf; Te Kanawa, Weikl, Battle, Rendall, Dunn, Gramm MOD Audio SID.19250319This new production was the first time in German at the Met. Te Kanawa sings beautifully but for anyone who … Continue reading "ARABELLA"
CARMEN 6:00 pm
CARMEN
Jun 19 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
CARMEN @  |  |
CARMEN:Bizet Original Air Date: 04/03/1954 Kozma; Stevens, Tucker, de los Angeles, Guarrera MOD Audio SID.19250320This is a standard Met Carmen from the 50s, with especially rich vocal performances from Tucker and DeLos Angeles. Stevens is … Continue reading "CARMEN"
COSÌ FAN TUTTE 9:00 pm
COSÌ FAN TUTTE
Jun 19 @ 9:00 pm – 11:55 pm
COSÌ FAN TUTTE @  |  |
COSÌ FAN TUTTE:Mozart Original Air Date: 01/22/1972 Pritchard; Zylis- Gara, Bottazzo, Elias, Uppman, Stratas, Berry MOD Audio SID.19250321This is the first season Cosi returns to the original Italian at the Met, but still retains the … Continue reading "COSÌ FAN TUTTE"
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TOSCA 12:00 am
TOSCA
Jun 20 @ 12:00 am – 3:00 am
TOSCA @  |  |
TOSCA:Puccini Original Air Date: 01/07/1956 Mitropoulos; Tebalsi, Tucker, Warren SID.19250422I don’t love Tosca. Warren is not my favorite Scarpia, but this performance is simply a must hear. The Opera-L archives have reactions from some tough … Continue reading "TOSCA"
LA TRAVIATA 6:00 am
LA TRAVIATA
Jun 20 @ 6:00 am – 9:00 am
LA TRAVIATA @  |  |
LA TRAVIATA:Verdi Original Air Date: 01/22/1949 Antonicelli; Steber, Di Stefano, Merrill MOD Audio SID.19250423Steber has her only broadcast of Violetta (late replacement for Sayao), and is clearly in top form and vocally and musically this … Continue reading "LA TRAVIATA"
LA GIOCONDA 9:00 am
LA GIOCONDA
Jun 20 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
LA GIOCONDA @  |  |
LA GIOCONDA:Ponchielli Original Air Date: 04/15/1967 Cleva; Tebaldi, Morell, MacNeil, Elias, Siepi SID.19250424This is Tebaldi’s first Gioconda broadcast (first season at Lincoln Center) and her final Gioconda is broadcast a year later. Both performances are … Continue reading "LA GIOCONDA"
DON CARLO 12:00 pm
DON CARLO
Jun 20 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
DON CARLO @  |  |
DON CARLO:Verdi Original Air Date: 03/14/1992 Levine; Sylvester, Millo, Chernov, Zajick, Ramey, Koptchak SID.19250425Sylvester, Millo, Chernov, and Zajick all repeat their roles from the Levine Sony Classical studio recording and this broadcast has been added … Continue reading "DON CARLO"
DON CARLO 3:00 pm
DON CARLO
Jun 20 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
DON CARLO @  |  |
DON CARLO:Verdi Original Air Date: 03/14/1992 Levine; Sylvester, Millo, Chernov, Zajick, Ramey, Koptchak SID.19250426Sylvester, Millo, Chernov, and Zajick all repeat their roles from the Levine Sony Classical studio recording and this broadcast has been added … Continue reading "DON CARLO"
MEFISTOFELE 6:00 pm
MEFISTOFELE
Jun 20 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
MEFISTOFELE @  |  |
MEFISTOFELE:Boito Original Air Date: 02/19/2000 Elder; Ramey, Villarroel, Margison MOD Audio SID.19250427So far this is the only Met broadcast of Mefistofele, as its 1925 previous Met performance precedes the Met matinee series, and Bing had … Continue reading "MEFISTOFELE"
DER FLIEGENDE HOLLÄNDER 9:00 pm
DER FLIEGENDE HOLLÄNDER
Jun 20 @ 9:00 pm – 11:55 pm
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DER FLIEGENDE HOLLÄNDER:Wagner Original Air Date: 12/30/1950 Reiner; Hotter, Varnay, Svanholm, Nilsson MOD Audio SID.19250428Only two months since the last rotation? A bit of chaos in current Sirius programming. This performance is also in the … Continue reading "DER FLIEGENDE HOLLÄNDER"
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I PURITANI 12:00 am
I PURITANI
Jun 21 @ 12:00 am – 3:00 am
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, I PURITANI:Bellini Original Air Date: 03/30/1991 Bonynge; Gruberova, Merritt, Gavanelli, Plishka MOD Audio SID.19250529This is primarily for Gruberova fans. She doesn’t sing in USA much so just as well since she only has two … Continue reading "I PURITANI"
CARMEN 6:00 am
CARMEN
Jun 21 @ 6:00 am – 9:00 am
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CARMEN:Bizet Original Air Date: 04/03/1954 Kozma; Stevens, Tucker, de los Angeles, Guarrera MOD Audio SID.19250530This is a standard Met Carmen from the 50s, with especially rich vocal performances from Tucker and DeLos Angeles. Stevens is … Continue reading "CARMEN"
IL BARBIERE DI SIVIGLIA 9:00 am
IL BARBIERE DI SIVIGLIA
Jun 21 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
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IL BARBIERE DI SIVIGLIA:Rossini Original Air Date: 03/02/1974 Pritchard; Walker, Elias, Goeke, Corena, Tozzi SID.19250531The Met does Barber too much and this kind of casting from 37 years ago is pretty weak tea, Corena and … Continue reading "IL BARBIERE DI SIVIGLIA"
LULU 12:00 pm
LULU
Jun 21 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
LULU
LULU:Berg Original Air Date: 04/02/1988 Levine; Malfitano, Mazura, Troyanos, Hamilton, Foldi SID.19250532 Lulu is not a regular item for me, but Mazura and Troyanos were specialists, and Leighton Kerner, the late Village Voice critic found … Continue reading "LULU"
TRISTAN UND ISOLDE 3:00 pm
TRISTAN UND ISOLDE
Jun 21 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
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TRISTAN UND ISOLDE:Wagner Original Air Date: 03/18/1961 Rosenstock; Nilsson, Dalis, Liebl, Cassel, Hines MOD Audio SID.19250533This is Nilsson’s second of four Isolde broadcasts from the Met, and is also available in MOoD as is the … Continue reading "TRISTAN UND ISOLDE"
Various 6:00 pm
Various
Jun 21 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
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Various:Various Original Air Date: 01/01/9999 Various Artists SID.19250534Various selections between scheduled operas. Siriusxm Radio and web player will show the Composer and Title.
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CAVALLERIA RUSTICANA / PAGLIACCI 12:00 am
CAVALLERIA RUSTICANA / PAGLIACCI
Jun 22 @ 12:00 am – 3:00 am
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CAVALLERIA RUSTICANA / PAGLIACCI:Mascagni / Leoncavallo Original Air Date: 12/07/1985 Navarro; Behrens, Moldoveanu, Clark / Pilou, Vickers, Milnes MOD Audio SID.19250636New wave of Wagner singer (Behrens) meets older wave (Vickers) but it’s Cav/Pag, not Wagner. … Continue reading "CAVALLERIA RUSTICANA / PAGLIACCI"
MEFISTOFELE 6:00 am
MEFISTOFELE
Jun 22 @ 6:00 am – 9:00 am
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MEFISTOFELE:Boito Original Air Date: 02/19/2000 Elder; Ramey, Villarroel, Margison MOD Audio SID.19250637So far this is the only Met broadcast of Mefistofele, as its 1925 previous Met performance precedes the Met matinee series, and Bing had … Continue reading "MEFISTOFELE"
COSÌ FAN TUTTE 9:00 am
COSÌ FAN TUTTE
Jun 22 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
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COSÌ FAN TUTTE:Mozart Original Air Date: 01/22/1972 Pritchard; Zylis- Gara, Bottazzo, Elias, Uppman, Stratas, Berry MOD Audio SID.19250638This is the first season Cosi returns to the original Italian at the Met, but still retains the … Continue reading "COSÌ FAN TUTTE"
TOSCA 12:00 pm
TOSCA
Jun 22 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
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TOSCA:Puccini Original Air Date: 01/07/1956 Mitropoulos; Tebalsi, Tucker, Warren SID.19250639I don’t love Tosca. Warren is not my favorite Scarpia, but this performance is simply a must hear. The Opera-L archives have reactions from some tough … Continue reading "TOSCA"
LA GIOCONDA 3:00 pm
LA GIOCONDA
Jun 22 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
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LA GIOCONDA:Ponchielli Original Air Date: 04/15/1967 Cleva; Tebaldi, Morell, MacNeil, Elias, Siepi SID.19250640This is Tebaldi’s first Gioconda broadcast (first season at Lincoln Center) and her final Gioconda is broadcast a year later. Both performances are … Continue reading "LA GIOCONDA"
DON CARLO 6:00 pm
DON CARLO
Jun 22 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
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DON CARLO:Verdi Original Air Date: 03/14/1992 Levine; Sylvester, Millo, Chernov, Zajick, Ramey, Koptchak SID.19250641Sylvester, Millo, Chernov, and Zajick all repeat their roles from the Levine Sony Classical studio recording and this broadcast has been added … Continue reading "DON CARLO"
DON CARLO 9:00 pm
DON CARLO
Jun 22 @ 9:00 pm – 11:55 pm
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DON CARLO:Verdi Original Air Date: 03/14/1992 Levine; Sylvester, Millo, Chernov, Zajick, Ramey, Koptchak SID.19250642Sylvester, Millo, Chernov, and Zajick all repeat their roles from the Levine Sony Classical studio recording and this broadcast has been added … Continue reading "DON CARLO"
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ARABELLA 12:00 am
ARABELLA
Jun 23 @ 12:00 am – 3:00 am
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ARABELLA:Strauss Original Air Date: 03/05/1983 Leinsdorf; Te Kanawa, Weikl, Battle, Rendall, Dunn, Gramm MOD Audio SID.19250743This new production was the first time in German at the Met. Te Kanawa sings beautifully but for anyone who … Continue reading "ARABELLA"
DER FLIEGENDE HOLLÄNDER 6:00 am
DER FLIEGENDE HOLLÄNDER
Jun 23 @ 6:00 am – 9:00 am
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DER FLIEGENDE HOLLÄNDER:Wagner Original Air Date: 12/30/1950 Reiner; Hotter, Varnay, Svanholm, Nilsson MOD Audio SID.19250744Only two months since the last rotation? A bit of chaos in current Sirius programming. This performance is also in the … Continue reading "DER FLIEGENDE HOLLÄNDER"
I PURITANI 9:00 am
I PURITANI
Jun 23 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
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, I PURITANI:Bellini Original Air Date: 03/30/1991 Bonynge; Gruberova, Merritt, Gavanelli, Plishka MOD Audio SID.19250745This is primarily for Gruberova fans. She doesn’t sing in USA much so just as well since she only has two … Continue reading "I PURITANI"
LA TRAVIATA 12:00 pm
LA TRAVIATA
Jun 23 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
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LA TRAVIATA:Verdi Original Air Date: 01/22/1949 Antonicelli; Steber, Di Stefano, Merrill MOD Audio SID.19250746Steber has her only broadcast of Violetta (late replacement for Sayao), and is clearly in top form and vocally and musically this … Continue reading "LA TRAVIATA"
IL BARBIERE DI SIVIGLIA 3:00 pm
IL BARBIERE DI SIVIGLIA
Jun 23 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
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IL BARBIERE DI SIVIGLIA:Rossini Original Air Date: 03/02/1974 Pritchard; Walker, Elias, Goeke, Corena, Tozzi SID.19250747The Met does Barber too much and this kind of casting from 37 years ago is pretty weak tea, Corena and … Continue reading "IL BARBIERE DI SIVIGLIA"
CAVALLERIA RUSTICANA / PAGLIACCI 6:00 pm
CAVALLERIA RUSTICANA / PAGLIACCI
Jun 23 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
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CAVALLERIA RUSTICANA / PAGLIACCI:Mascagni / Leoncavallo Original Air Date: 12/07/1985 Navarro; Behrens, Moldoveanu, Clark / Pilou, Vickers, Milnes MOD Audio SID.19250748New wave of Wagner singer (Behrens) meets older wave (Vickers) but it’s Cav/Pag, not Wagner. … Continue reading "CAVALLERIA RUSTICANA / PAGLIACCI"
CARMEN 9:00 pm
CARMEN
Jun 23 @ 9:00 pm – 11:55 pm
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CARMEN:Bizet Original Air Date: 04/03/1954 Kozma; Stevens, Tucker, de los Angeles, Guarrera MOD Audio SID.19250749This is a standard Met Carmen from the 50s, with especially rich vocal performances from Tucker and DeLos Angeles. Stevens is … Continue reading "CARMEN"
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