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RIGOLETTO 12:00 pm
RIGOLETTO
Aug 1 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Verdi Original Air Date: 04/08/1967 Gardelli; MacNeil, Gedda, Peters, Giaiotti, Amparan MOD Audio SID.19310425 MacNeil made his Met debut as Rigoletto in 1959, his overwhelming performance an instant sensation. With a silvery, pinpoint voice, Peters … Continue reading "RIGOLETTO"
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TURANDOT 6:00 am
TURANDOT
Aug 2 @ 6:00 am – 9:00 am
TURANDOT @ | |
TURANDOT:Puccini Original Air Date: 12/03/1966 Mehta; Nilsson, Freni, Corelli, Giaiotti MOD Audio SID.19310530 This performance is Included in the Met’s 50th Anniversary collection. Turandot: The Best To Date at New Met [Unsigned review in the … Continue reading "TURANDOT"
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RIGOLETTO 6:00 pm
RIGOLETTO
Aug 3 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Verdi Original Air Date: 04/08/1967 Gardelli; MacNeil, Gedda, Peters, Giaiotti, Amparan MOD Audio SID.19310641 MacNeil made his Met debut as Rigoletto in 1959, his overwhelming performance an instant sensation. With a silvery, pinpoint voice, Peters … Continue reading "RIGOLETTO"
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TURANDOT 12:00 am
TURANDOT
Aug 4 @ 12:00 am – 3:00 am
TURANDOT @ | |
TURANDOT:Puccini Original Air Date: 12/03/1966 Mehta; Nilsson, Freni, Corelli, Giaiotti MOD Audio SID.19310743 This performance is Included in the Met’s 50th Anniversary collection. Turandot: The Best To Date at New Met [Unsigned review in the … Continue reading "TURANDOT"
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FAUST 12:00 pm
FAUST
Aug 5 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
FAUST @ | |
FAUST:Gounod Original Air Date: 04/30/2005 Levine; Alagna, Isokoski, Pape, Hvorostovsky, Jepson MOD Audio SID.19320104 I still don’t understand why this production had to be scrapped for the McAnuff . Isokoski while in no way effacing … Continue reading "FAUST"
ANTONY AND CLEOPATRA 6:00 pm
ANTONY AND CLEOPATRA
Aug 5 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
ANTONY AND CLEOPATRA @ | |
ANTONY AND CLEOPATRA:Barber Original Air Date: 09/16/1966 Schippers; Díaz, Price, Thomas, Flagello, Elias MOD Audio SID.19320106 This is the opening of the new Met at Lincoln Center and the world premiere of the opera. Leontyne … Continue reading "ANTONY AND CLEOPATRA"
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L’ELISIR D’AMORE 6:00 pm
L’ELISIR D’AMORE
Aug 6 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
L'ELISIR D'AMORE @ | |
L’ELISIR D’AMORE:Donizetti Original Air Date: 02/19/1972 Franci, Bergonzi, Scotto, Corena, Sereni MOD Audio SID.19320213 This is as good as it gets. Bergonzi is just that scintilla more seductive than Kraus, and the other 3 Italians … Continue reading "L’ELISIR D’AMORE"
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LUISA MILLER 12:00 am
LUISA MILLER
Aug 7 @ 12:00 am – 3:00 am
LUISA MILLER @ | |
LUISA MILLER:Verdi Original Air Date: 02/17/1968 Schippers; Caballé, Tucker, Milnes, Tozzi, Flagello, Pearl MOD Audio SID.19320315 This production brought Luisa Miller into the mainstream repertory. Caballe is caught at close to her very best, Tucker … Continue reading "LUISA MILLER"
FAUST 6:00 pm
FAUST
Aug 7 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
FAUST @ | |
FAUST:Gounod Original Air Date: 04/30/2005 Levine; Alagna, Isokoski, Pape, Hvorostovsky, Jepson MOD Audio SID.19320320 I still don’t understand why this production had to be scrapped for the McAnuff . Isokoski while in no way effacing … Continue reading "FAUST"
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ANTONY AND CLEOPATRA 12:00 am
ANTONY AND CLEOPATRA
Aug 8 @ 12:00 am – 3:00 am
ANTONY AND CLEOPATRA @ | |
ANTONY AND CLEOPATRA:Barber Original Air Date: 09/16/1966 Schippers; Díaz, Price, Thomas, Flagello, Elias MOD Audio SID.19320422 This is the opening of the new Met at Lincoln Center and the world premiere of the opera. Leontyne … Continue reading "ANTONY AND CLEOPATRA"
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L’ELISIR D’AMORE 12:00 am
L’ELISIR D’AMORE
Aug 9 @ 12:00 am – 3:00 am
L'ELISIR D'AMORE @ | |
L’ELISIR D’AMORE:Donizetti Original Air Date: 02/19/1972 Franci, Bergonzi, Scotto, Corena, Sereni MOD Audio SID.19320529 This is as good as it gets. Bergonzi is just that scintilla more seductive than Kraus, and the other 3 Italians … Continue reading "L’ELISIR D’AMORE"
FAUST 6:00 am
FAUST
Aug 9 @ 6:00 am – 9:00 am
FAUST @ | |
FAUST:Gounod Original Air Date: 04/30/2005 Levine; Alagna, Isokoski, Pape, Hvorostovsky, Jepson MOD Audio SID.19320530 I still don’t understand why this production had to be scrapped for the McAnuff . Isokoski while in no way effacing … Continue reading "FAUST"
LUISA MILLER 9:00 am
LUISA MILLER
Aug 9 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
LUISA MILLER @ | |
LUISA MILLER:Verdi Original Air Date: 02/17/1968 Schippers; Caballé, Tucker, Milnes, Tozzi, Flagello, Pearl MOD Audio SID.19320531 This production brought Luisa Miller into the mainstream repertory. Caballe is caught at close to her very best, Tucker … Continue reading "LUISA MILLER"
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ANTONY AND CLEOPATRA 12:00 pm
ANTONY AND CLEOPATRA
Aug 10 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
ANTONY AND CLEOPATRA @ | |
ANTONY AND CLEOPATRA:Barber Original Air Date: 09/16/1966 Schippers; Díaz, Price, Thomas, Flagello, Elias MOD Audio SID.19320639 This is the opening of the new Met at Lincoln Center and the world premiere of the opera. Leontyne … Continue reading "ANTONY AND CLEOPATRA"
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FAUST 12:00 am
FAUST
Aug 11 @ 12:00 am – 3:00 am
FAUST @ | |
FAUST:Gounod Original Air Date: 04/30/2005 Levine; Alagna, Isokoski, Pape, Hvorostovsky, Jepson MOD Audio SID.19320743 I still don’t understand why this production had to be scrapped for the McAnuff . Isokoski while in no way effacing … Continue reading "FAUST"
L’ELISIR D’AMORE 9:00 am
L’ELISIR D’AMORE
Aug 11 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
L'ELISIR D'AMORE @ | |
L’ELISIR D’AMORE:Donizetti Original Air Date: 02/19/1972 Franci, Bergonzi, Scotto, Corena, Sereni MOD Audio SID.19320745 This is as good as it gets. Bergonzi is just that scintilla more seductive than Kraus, and the other 3 Italians … Continue reading "L’ELISIR D’AMORE"
LUISA MILLER 3:00 pm
LUISA MILLER
Aug 11 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
LUISA MILLER @ | |
LUISA MILLER:Verdi Original Air Date: 02/17/1968 Schippers; Caballé, Tucker, Milnes, Tozzi, Flagello, Pearl MOD Audio SID.19320747 This production brought Luisa Miller into the mainstream repertory. Caballe is caught at close to her very best, Tucker … Continue reading "LUISA MILLER"
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LES TROYENS 6:00 am
LES TROYENS
Aug 12 @ 6:00 am – 9:00 am
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LES TROYENS:Berlioz Original Air Date: 02/18/1984 Levine; Norman, Sooter, Monk, Taillon, Plishka, Ahlstedt MOD Audio SID.19330102 Norman repeated Verrett’s double assumption on this broadcast (Verrett’s was for the opening of the production in 1973 when … Continue reading "LES TROYENS"
LES TROYENS 9:00 am
LES TROYENS
Aug 12 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
LES TROYENS @ | |
LES TROYENS:Berlioz Original Air Date: 02/18/1984 Levine; Norman, Sooter, Monk, Taillon, Plishka, Ahlstedt MOD Audio SID.19330103 Norman repeated Verrett’s double assumption on this broadcast (Verrett’s was for the opening of the production in 1973 when … Continue reading "LES TROYENS"
ARIADNE AUF NAXOS 12:00 pm
ARIADNE AUF NAXOS
Aug 12 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
ARIADNE AUF NAXOS @ | |
ARIADNE AUF NAXOS:Strauss Original Air Date: 03/20/1993 Marin; Norman, Moser, Swenson, Mentzer, Stewart, Oswald MOD Audio SID.19330104 For my money Jessye Norman is much better in her two earlier broadcasts (the first with Andrew Davis … Continue reading "ARIADNE AUF NAXOS"
DAS RHEINGOLD 3:00 pm
DAS RHEINGOLD
Aug 12 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
DAS RHEINGOLD @ | |
DAS RHEINGOLD:Wagner Original Air Date: 02/22/1969 von Karajan; Adam, Reynolds, Stolze, Kelemen, Talvela, Ridderbusch MOD Audio SID.19330105 One of Karajan’s only 2 broadcasts. This performance is available in MOoD, and if Adam is far from … Continue reading "DAS RHEINGOLD"
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COSÌ FAN TUTTE 6:00 am
COSÌ FAN TUTTE
Aug 13 @ 6:00 am – 9:00 am
COSÌ FAN TUTTE @ | |
COSÌ FAN TUTTE:Mozart Original Air Date: 01/20/1990 Levine; Mims, Hadley, Troyanos, Hampson, Hong, Van Allan MOD Audio SID.19330209 This performance is notable as Troyanos’ only Met season as Dorabella, and the same holds true for … Continue reading "COSÌ FAN TUTTE"
DIE FRAU OHNE SCHATTEN 3:00 pm
DIE FRAU OHNE SCHATTEN
Aug 13 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
DIE FRAU OHNE SCHATTEN @ | |
DIE FRAU OHNE SCHATTEN:Strauss Original Air Date: 04/01/1978 Böhm; Rysanek, King, Schröder-Feinen, Berry, Dunn MOD Audio SID.19330212 This is the last of the 4 Bohm broadcasts starting in 1966 all with Rysanek and Berry; 3 … Continue reading "DIE FRAU OHNE SCHATTEN"
LE NOZZE DI FIGARO 6:00 pm
LE NOZZE DI FIGARO
Aug 13 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
LE NOZZE DI FIGARO @ | |
LE NOZZE DI FIGARO:Mozart Original Air Date: 01/23/1960 Leinsdorf; Siepi, Söderström, Della Casa, Borg, Miller MOD Audio SID.19330213 This performance has been on before, and chiefly notable for Siepi’s Figaro and Soderstroem’s Susanna. Soderstroem and … Continue reading "LE NOZZE DI FIGARO"
LA JUIVE 9:00 pm
LA JUIVE
Aug 13 @ 9:00 pm – 11:55 pm
LA JUIVE @ | |
LA JUIVE:Halévy Original Air Date: 12/13/2003 Viotti; Isokoski, Shicoff, Futral, Cutler, Furlanetto MOD Audio SID.19330214 Viotti died only a year or so after premiering the Juive. He was a real talent, and Shicoff, Isokoski and … Continue reading "LA JUIVE"
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CAVALLERIA RUSTICANA / PAGLIACCI 6:00 am
CAVALLERIA RUSTICANA / PAGLIACCI
Aug 14 @ 6:00 am – 9:00 am
CAVALLERIA RUSTICANA / PAGLIACCI @ | |
CAVALLERIA RUSTICANA / PAGLIACCI:Mascagni / Leoncavallo Original Air Date: 02/01/1941 Calusio; Roman, Jagel, Warren / Martinelli, Greco, Tibbett MOD Audio SID.19330316 The star performers on this Cav/Pag are Martinelli and Tibbett, but the remarkable performance … Continue reading "CAVALLERIA RUSTICANA / PAGLIACCI"
LES TROYENS 12:00 pm
LES TROYENS
Aug 14 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
LES TROYENS @ | |
LES TROYENS:Berlioz Original Air Date: 02/18/1984 Levine; Norman, Sooter, Monk, Taillon, Plishka, Ahlstedt MOD Audio SID.19330318 Norman repeated Verrett’s double assumption on this broadcast (Verrett’s was for the opening of the production in 1973 when … Continue reading "LES TROYENS"
LES TROYENS 3:00 pm
LES TROYENS
Aug 14 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
LES TROYENS @ | |
LES TROYENS:Berlioz Original Air Date: 02/18/1984 Levine; Norman, Sooter, Monk, Taillon, Plishka, Ahlstedt MOD Audio SID.19330319 Norman repeated Verrett’s double assumption on this broadcast (Verrett’s was for the opening of the production in 1973 when … Continue reading "LES TROYENS"
ARIADNE AUF NAXOS 6:00 pm
ARIADNE AUF NAXOS
Aug 14 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
ARIADNE AUF NAXOS @ | |
ARIADNE AUF NAXOS:Strauss Original Air Date: 03/20/1993 Marin; Norman, Moser, Swenson, Mentzer, Stewart, Oswald MOD Audio SID.19330320 For my money Jessye Norman is much better in her two earlier broadcasts (the first with Andrew Davis … Continue reading "ARIADNE AUF NAXOS"
DAS RHEINGOLD 9:00 pm
DAS RHEINGOLD
Aug 14 @ 9:00 pm – 11:55 pm
DAS RHEINGOLD @ | |
DAS RHEINGOLD:Wagner Original Air Date: 02/22/1969 von Karajan; Adam, Reynolds, Stolze, Kelemen, Talvela, Ridderbusch MOD Audio SID.19330321 One of Karajan’s only 2 broadcasts. This performance is available in MOoD, and if Adam is far from … Continue reading "DAS RHEINGOLD"
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LA JUIVE 6:00 am
LA JUIVE
Aug 15 @ 6:00 am – 9:00 am
LA JUIVE @ | |
LA JUIVE:Halévy Original Air Date: 12/13/2003 Viotti; Isokoski, Shicoff, Futral, Cutler, Furlanetto MOD Audio SID.19330423 Viotti died only a year or so after premiering the Juive. He was a real talent, and Shicoff, Isokoski and … Continue reading "LA JUIVE"
COSÌ FAN TUTTE 12:00 pm
COSÌ FAN TUTTE
Aug 15 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
COSÌ FAN TUTTE @ | |
COSÌ FAN TUTTE:Mozart Original Air Date: 01/20/1990 Levine; Mims, Hadley, Troyanos, Hampson, Hong, Van Allan MOD Audio SID.19330425 This performance is notable as Troyanos’ only Met season as Dorabella, and the same holds true for … Continue reading "COSÌ FAN TUTTE"
DIE FRAU OHNE SCHATTEN 9:00 pm
DIE FRAU OHNE SCHATTEN
Aug 15 @ 9:00 pm – 11:55 pm
DIE FRAU OHNE SCHATTEN @ | |
DIE FRAU OHNE SCHATTEN:Strauss Original Air Date: 04/01/1978 Böhm; Rysanek, King, Schröder-Feinen, Berry, Dunn MOD Audio SID.19330428 This is the last of the 4 Bohm broadcasts starting in 1966 all with Rysanek and Berry; 3 … Continue reading "DIE FRAU OHNE SCHATTEN"
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LE NOZZE DI FIGARO 12:00 am
LE NOZZE DI FIGARO
Aug 16 @ 12:00 am – 3:00 am
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ARIADNE AUF NAXOS 6:00 am
ARIADNE AUF NAXOS
Aug 16 @ 6:00 am – 9:00 am
ARIADNE AUF NAXOS @ | |
ARIADNE AUF NAXOS:Strauss Original Air Date: 03/20/1993 Marin; Norman, Moser, Swenson, Mentzer, Stewart, Oswald MOD Audio SID.19330530 For my money Jessye Norman is much better in her two earlier broadcasts (the first with Andrew Davis … Continue reading "ARIADNE AUF NAXOS"
CAVALLERIA RUSTICANA / PAGLIACCI 12:00 pm
CAVALLERIA RUSTICANA / PAGLIACCI
Aug 16 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
CAVALLERIA RUSTICANA / PAGLIACCI @ | |
CAVALLERIA RUSTICANA / PAGLIACCI:Mascagni / Leoncavallo Original Air Date: 02/01/1941 Calusio; Roman, Jagel, Warren / Martinelli, Greco, Tibbett MOD Audio SID.19330532 The star performers on this Cav/Pag are Martinelli and Tibbett, but the remarkable performance … Continue reading "CAVALLERIA RUSTICANA / PAGLIACCI"
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LES TROYENS 12:00 am
LES TROYENS
Aug 17 @ 12:00 am – 3:00 am
LES TROYENS @ | |
LES TROYENS:Berlioz Original Air Date: 02/18/1984 Levine; Norman, Sooter, Monk, Taillon, Plishka, Ahlstedt MOD Audio SID.19330636 Norman repeated Verrett’s double assumption on this broadcast (Verrett’s was for the opening of the production in 1973 when … Continue reading "LES TROYENS"
DAS RHEINGOLD 9:00 am
DAS RHEINGOLD
Aug 17 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
DAS RHEINGOLD @ | |
DAS RHEINGOLD:Wagner Original Air Date: 02/22/1969 von Karajan; Adam, Reynolds, Stolze, Kelemen, Talvela, Ridderbusch MOD Audio SID.19330638 One of Karajan’s only 2 broadcasts. This performance is available in MOoD, and if Adam is far from … Continue reading "DAS RHEINGOLD"
COSÌ FAN TUTTE 6:00 pm
COSÌ FAN TUTTE
Aug 17 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
COSÌ FAN TUTTE @ | |
COSÌ FAN TUTTE:Mozart Original Air Date: 01/20/1990 Levine; Mims, Hadley, Troyanos, Hampson, Hong, Van Allan MOD Audio SID.19330641 This performance is notable as Troyanos’ only Met season as Dorabella, and the same holds true for … Continue reading "COSÌ FAN TUTTE"
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ARIADNE AUF NAXOS 12:00 am
ARIADNE AUF NAXOS
Aug 18 @ 12:00 am – 3:00 am
ARIADNE AUF NAXOS @ | |
ARIADNE AUF NAXOS:Strauss Original Air Date: 03/20/1993 Marin; Norman, Moser, Swenson, Mentzer, Stewart, Oswald MOD Audio SID.19330743 For my money Jessye Norman is much better in her two earlier broadcasts (the first with Andrew Davis … Continue reading "ARIADNE AUF NAXOS"
DIE FRAU OHNE SCHATTEN 6:00 am
DIE FRAU OHNE SCHATTEN
Aug 18 @ 6:00 am – 9:00 am
DIE FRAU OHNE SCHATTEN
DIE FRAU OHNE SCHATTEN:Strauss Original Air Date: 04/01/1978 Böhm; Rysanek, King, Schröder-Feinen, Berry, Dunn MOD Audio SID.19330744 This is the last of the four Bohm broadcasts starting in 1966 all with Rysanek and Berry; three … Continue reading "DIE FRAU OHNE SCHATTEN"
LA JUIVE 12:00 pm
LA JUIVE
Aug 18 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
LA JUIVE @ | |
LA JUIVE:Halévy Original Air Date: 12/13/2003 Viotti; Isokoski, Shicoff, Futral, Cutler, Furlanetto MOD Audio SID.19330746 Viotti died only a year or so after premiering the Juive. He was a real talent, and Shicoff, Isokoski and … Continue reading "LA JUIVE"
LES TROYENS 6:00 pm
LES TROYENS
Aug 18 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
LES TROYENS @ | |
LES TROYENS:Berlioz Original Air Date: 02/18/1984 Levine; Norman, Sooter, Monk, Taillon, Plishka, Ahlstedt MOD Audio SID.19330748 Norman repeated Verrett’s double assumption on this broadcast (Verrett’s was for the opening of the production in 1973 when … Continue reading "LES TROYENS"
LES TROYENS 9:00 pm
LES TROYENS
Aug 18 @ 9:00 pm – 11:55 pm
LES TROYENS @ | |
LES TROYENS:Berlioz Original Air Date: 02/18/1984 Levine; Norman, Sooter, Monk, Taillon, Plishka, Ahlstedt MOD Audio SID.19330749 Norman repeated Verrett’s double assumption on this broadcast (Verrett’s was for the opening of the production in 1973 when … Continue reading "LES TROYENS"
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CAVALLERIA RUSTICANA / PAGLIACCI 12:00 am
CAVALLERIA RUSTICANA / PAGLIACCI
Aug 19 @ 12:00 am – 3:00 am
CAVALLERIA RUSTICANA / PAGLIACCI @ | |
CAVALLERIA RUSTICANA / PAGLIACCI:Mascagni / Leoncavallo Original Air Date: 02/01/1941 Calusio; Roman, Jagel, Warren / Martinelli, Greco, Tibbett MOD Audio SID.19340101 The star performers on this Cav/Pag are Martinelli and Tibbett, but the remarkable performance … Continue reading "CAVALLERIA RUSTICANA / PAGLIACCI"
I PURITANI 6:00 am
I PURITANI
Aug 19 @ 6:00 am – 9:00 am
I PURITANI @ | |
I PURITANI:Bellini Original Air Date: 03/13/1976 Bonynge; Sutherland, Pavarotti, Milnes, Morris MOD Audio SID.19340102 Bing delivered a lovely production, and the four principals all were well suited to their roles. This was a big break-out … Continue reading "I PURITANI"
NORMA 6:00 pm
NORMA
Aug 19 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
NORMA @ | |
/268x0w.jpg”/> NORMA:Bellini Original Air Date: 02/17/1973 Cillario; Caballé, Cossotto, Cossutta, Tozzi MOD Audio SID.19340106 This is from Caballe’s first run at Norma with the reliable Cossotto; they are certainly a team. Cossutta missed the premiere, … Continue reading "NORMA"
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I VESPRI SICILIANI 9:00 am
I VESPRI SICILIANI
Aug 20 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
I VESPRI SICILIANI @ | |
DON PASQUALE 6:00 pm
DON PASQUALE
Aug 20 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
DON PASQUALE @ | |
DON PASQUALE:Donizetti Original Air Date: 12/05/1970 Franci; Corena, Grist, Kraus, Krause MOD Audio SID.19340213 This is a fine performance, but I would love to hear Corena from 1956 with Peters and Valletti in Schippers debut … Continue reading "DON PASQUALE"
DER FLIEGENDE HOLLÄNDER 9:00 pm
DER FLIEGENDE HOLLÄNDER
Aug 20 @ 9:00 pm – 11:55 pm
DER FLIEGENDE HOLLÄNDER @ | |
DER FLIEGENDE HOLLÄNDER:Wagner Original Air Date: 02/16/1963 Böhm; London, Rysanek, Kónya, Tozzi MOD Audio SID.19340214 This is a legendary partnership of Bohm with London and Rysanek. Bohm and Rysanek are together for two later broadcasts … Continue reading "DER FLIEGENDE HOLLÄNDER"
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TOSCA 12:00 am
TOSCA
Aug 21 @ 12:00 am – 3:00 am
TOSCA @ | |
TOSCA:Puccini Original Air Date: 03/20/1999 Santi; Vaness, Pavarotti, Morris MOD Audio SID.19340315 This is Pavarotti’s fifth and final Cavaradossi broadcast. I always find his voice a tad light for the role, but no one exceeds … Continue reading "TOSCA"
FALSTAFF 6:00 am
FALSTAFF
Aug 21 @ 6:00 am – 9:00 am
FALSTAFF @ | |
FALSTAFF:Verdi Original Air Date: 02/03/1996 Levine; Plishka, Daniels, Quilico, Horne, Bonney, Groves MOD Audio SID.19340316 Levine, Plishka, Bonney, and Horne are all in the 1992 revival which is on MOoD, but with Freni for Daniels, … Continue reading "FALSTAFF"
I PURITANI 12:00 pm
I PURITANI
Aug 21 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
I PURITANI @ | |
I PURITANI:Bellini Original Air Date: 03/13/1976 Bonynge; Sutherland, Pavarotti, Milnes, Morris MOD Audio SID.19340318 Bing delivered a lovely production, and the four principals all were well suited to their roles. This was a big break-out … Continue reading "I PURITANI"
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NORMA 12:00 am
NORMA
Aug 22 @ 12:00 am – 3:00 am
NORMA @ | |
/268x0w.jpg”/> NORMA:Bellini Original Air Date: 02/17/1973 Cillario; Caballé, Cossotto, Cossutta, Tozzi MOD Audio SID.19340422 This is from Caballe’s first run at Norma with the reliable Cossotto; they are certainly a team. Cossutta missed the premiere, … Continue reading "NORMA"
DER FLIEGENDE HOLLÄNDER 6:00 am
DER FLIEGENDE HOLLÄNDER
Aug 22 @ 6:00 am – 9:00 am
DER FLIEGENDE HOLLÄNDER @ | |
DER FLIEGENDE HOLLÄNDER:Wagner Original Air Date: 02/16/1963 Böhm; London, Rysanek, Kónya, Tozzi MOD Audio SID.19340423 This is a legendary partnership of Bohm with London and Rysanek. Bohm and Rysanek are together for two later broadcasts … Continue reading "DER FLIEGENDE HOLLÄNDER"
I VESPRI SICILIANI 3:00 pm
I VESPRI SICILIANI
Aug 22 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
I VESPRI SICILIANI @ | |
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DON PASQUALE 12:00 am
DON PASQUALE
Aug 23 @ 12:00 am – 3:00 am
DON PASQUALE @ | |
DON PASQUALE:Donizetti Original Air Date: 12/05/1970 Franci; Corena, Grist, Kraus, Krause MOD Audio SID.19340529 This is a fine performance, but I would love to hear Corena from 1956 with Peters and Valletti in Schippers debut … Continue reading "DON PASQUALE"
TOSCA 9:00 am
TOSCA
Aug 23 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
TOSCA @ | |
TOSCA:Puccini Original Air Date: 03/20/1999 Santi; Vaness, Pavarotti, Morris MOD Audio SID.19340531 This is Pavarotti’s fifth and final Cavaradossi broadcast. I always find his voice a tad light for the role, but no one exceeds … Continue reading "TOSCA"
FALSTAFF 12:00 pm
FALSTAFF
Aug 23 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
FALSTAFF @ | |
FALSTAFF:Verdi Original Air Date: 02/03/1996 Levine; Plishka, Daniels, Quilico, Horne, Bonney, Groves MOD Audio SID.19340532 Levine, Plishka, Bonney, and Horne are all in the 1992 revival which is on MOoD, but with Freni for Daniels, … Continue reading "FALSTAFF"
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Aug 17 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
COSÌ FAN TUTTE @  |  |
6:00 pm
COSÌ FAN TUTTE:Mozart Original Air Date: 01/20/1990 Levine; Mims, Hadley, Troyanos, Hampson, Hong, Van Allan MOD Audio SID.19330641 This performance is notable as Troyanos’ only Met season as Dorabella, and the same holds true for … Continue reading "COSÌ FAN TUTTE"
Aug 18 @ 12:00 am – 3:00 am
ARIADNE AUF NAXOS @  |  |
12:00 am
ARIADNE AUF NAXOS:Strauss Original Air Date: 03/20/1993 Marin; Norman, Moser, Swenson, Mentzer, Stewart, Oswald MOD Audio SID.19330743 For my money Jessye Norman is much better in her two earlier broadcasts (the first with Andrew Davis … Continue reading "ARIADNE AUF NAXOS"
Aug 18 @ 6:00 am – 9:00 am
DIE FRAU OHNE SCHATTEN
6:00 am
DIE FRAU OHNE SCHATTEN:Strauss Original Air Date: 04/01/1978 Böhm; Rysanek, King, Schröder-Feinen, Berry, Dunn MOD Audio SID.19330744 This is the last of the four Bohm broadcasts starting in 1966 all with Rysanek and Berry; three … Continue reading "DIE FRAU OHNE SCHATTEN"
Aug 18 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
LA JUIVE @  |  |
12:00 pm
LA JUIVE:Halévy Original Air Date: 12/13/2003 Viotti; Isokoski, Shicoff, Futral, Cutler, Furlanetto MOD Audio SID.19330746 Viotti died only a year or so after premiering the Juive. He was a real talent, and Shicoff, Isokoski and … Continue reading "LA JUIVE"
Aug 18 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
LES TROYENS @  |  |
6:00 pm
LES TROYENS:Berlioz Original Air Date: 02/18/1984 Levine; Norman, Sooter, Monk, Taillon, Plishka, Ahlstedt MOD Audio SID.19330748 Norman repeated Verrett’s double assumption on this broadcast (Verrett’s was for the opening of the production in 1973 when … Continue reading "LES TROYENS"
Aug 18 @ 9:00 pm – 11:55 pm
LES TROYENS @  |  |
9:00 pm
LES TROYENS:Berlioz Original Air Date: 02/18/1984 Levine; Norman, Sooter, Monk, Taillon, Plishka, Ahlstedt MOD Audio SID.19330749 Norman repeated Verrett’s double assumption on this broadcast (Verrett’s was for the opening of the production in 1973 when … Continue reading "LES TROYENS"
Aug 19 @ 12:00 am – 3:00 am
CAVALLERIA RUSTICANA / PAGLIACCI @  |  |
12:00 am
CAVALLERIA RUSTICANA / PAGLIACCI:Mascagni / Leoncavallo Original Air Date: 02/01/1941 Calusio; Roman, Jagel, Warren / Martinelli, Greco, Tibbett MOD Audio SID.19340101 The star performers on this Cav/Pag are Martinelli and Tibbett, but the remarkable performance … Continue reading "CAVALLERIA RUSTICANA / PAGLIACCI"
Aug 19 @ 6:00 am – 9:00 am
I PURITANI @  |  |
6:00 am
I PURITANI:Bellini Original Air Date: 03/13/1976 Bonynge; Sutherland, Pavarotti, Milnes, Morris MOD Audio SID.19340102 Bing delivered a lovely production, and the four principals all were well suited to their roles. This was a big break-out … Continue reading "I PURITANI"
Aug 19 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
NORMA @  |  |
6:00 pm
/268x0w.jpg”/> NORMA:Bellini Original Air Date: 02/17/1973 Cillario; Caballé, Cossotto, Cossutta, Tozzi MOD Audio SID.19340106 This is from Caballe’s first run at Norma with the reliable Cossotto; they are certainly a team. Cossutta missed the premiere, … Continue reading "NORMA"
Aug 20 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
DON PASQUALE @  |  |
6:00 pm
DON PASQUALE:Donizetti Original Air Date: 12/05/1970 Franci; Corena, Grist, Kraus, Krause MOD Audio SID.19340213 This is a fine performance, but I would love to hear Corena from 1956 with Peters and Valletti in Schippers debut … Continue reading "DON PASQUALE"
Aug 20 @ 9:00 pm – 11:55 pm
DER FLIEGENDE HOLLÄNDER @  |  |
9:00 pm
DER FLIEGENDE HOLLÄNDER:Wagner Original Air Date: 02/16/1963 Böhm; London, Rysanek, Kónya, Tozzi MOD Audio SID.19340214 This is a legendary partnership of Bohm with London and Rysanek. Bohm and Rysanek are together for two later broadcasts … Continue reading "DER FLIEGENDE HOLLÄNDER"
Aug 21 @ 12:00 am – 3:00 am
TOSCA @  |  |
12:00 am
TOSCA:Puccini Original Air Date: 03/20/1999 Santi; Vaness, Pavarotti, Morris MOD Audio SID.19340315 This is Pavarotti’s fifth and final Cavaradossi broadcast. I always find his voice a tad light for the role, but no one exceeds … Continue reading "TOSCA"
Aug 21 @ 6:00 am – 9:00 am
FALSTAFF @  |  |
6:00 am
FALSTAFF:Verdi Original Air Date: 02/03/1996 Levine; Plishka, Daniels, Quilico, Horne, Bonney, Groves MOD Audio SID.19340316 Levine, Plishka, Bonney, and Horne are all in the 1992 revival which is on MOoD, but with Freni for Daniels, … Continue reading "FALSTAFF"
Aug 21 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
I PURITANI @  |  |
12:00 pm
I PURITANI:Bellini Original Air Date: 03/13/1976 Bonynge; Sutherland, Pavarotti, Milnes, Morris MOD Audio SID.19340318 Bing delivered a lovely production, and the four principals all were well suited to their roles. This was a big break-out … Continue reading "I PURITANI"
Aug 22 @ 12:00 am – 3:00 am
NORMA @  |  |
12:00 am
/268x0w.jpg”/> NORMA:Bellini Original Air Date: 02/17/1973 Cillario; Caballé, Cossotto, Cossutta, Tozzi MOD Audio SID.19340422 This is from Caballe’s first run at Norma with the reliable Cossotto; they are certainly a team. Cossutta missed the premiere, … Continue reading "NORMA"
Aug 22 @ 6:00 am – 9:00 am
DER FLIEGENDE HOLLÄNDER @  |  |
6:00 am
DER FLIEGENDE HOLLÄNDER:Wagner Original Air Date: 02/16/1963 Böhm; London, Rysanek, Kónya, Tozzi MOD Audio SID.19340423 This is a legendary partnership of Bohm with London and Rysanek. Bohm and Rysanek are together for two later broadcasts … Continue reading "DER FLIEGENDE HOLLÄNDER"
Aug 23 @ 12:00 am – 3:00 am
DON PASQUALE @  |  |
12:00 am
DON PASQUALE:Donizetti Original Air Date: 12/05/1970 Franci; Corena, Grist, Kraus, Krause MOD Audio SID.19340529 This is a fine performance, but I would love to hear Corena from 1956 with Peters and Valletti in Schippers debut … Continue reading "DON PASQUALE"
Aug 23 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
TOSCA @  |  |
9:00 am
TOSCA:Puccini Original Air Date: 03/20/1999 Santi; Vaness, Pavarotti, Morris MOD Audio SID.19340531 This is Pavarotti’s fifth and final Cavaradossi broadcast. I always find his voice a tad light for the role, but no one exceeds … Continue reading "TOSCA"