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DIE MEISTERSINGER VON NÜRNBERG 12:00 am
DIE MEISTERSINGER VON NÜRNBERG
Oct 7 @ 12:00 am – 3:00 am
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DIE MEISTERSINGER VON NÜRNBERG:Wagner Schippers; Adam, Lorengar, King, Kusche, Flagello, DriscollOriginal Air Date: 01/15/1972 MOD Audio SID.19410101This performance is on Sony’s Met historical CD series Lorengar and King, who do not have commercials of their … Continue reading "DIE MEISTERSINGER VON NÜRNBERG"
MANON 6:00 am
MANON
Oct 7 @ 6:00 am – 9:00 am
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MANON:Massenet López-Cobos; Fleming, Giordano, ChaignaudOriginal Air Date: 04/08/2006 MOD Audio SID.19410102This is Fleming’s last Manon from the Met and her only full length Met broadcast. Fleming was more interesting in her telecast opening night St. … Continue reading "MANON"
CARMEN 9:00 am
CARMEN
Oct 7 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
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CARMEN:Bizet Mehta; Resnik, Tucker, Raskin, DíazOriginal Air Date: 03/15/1969 SID.19410103This is Resnik’s only Carmen broadcast, and Mehta is plenty fiery. Although he had premiered the production with Bumbry, the first season broadcast went to Lombard … Continue reading "CARMEN"
LE NOZZE DI FIGARO 12:00 pm
LE NOZZE DI FIGARO
Oct 7 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
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LE NOZZE DI FIGARO:Mozart Leinsdorf; Siepi, Peters, Amara, Borg, MillerOriginal Air Date: 01/28/1961 SID.19410104This performance was also issued in Sony’s Historical series on CD, but strikingly not in the Met Opera on Demand (MOoD) which … Continue reading "LE NOZZE DI FIGARO"
LES TROYENS 3:00 pm
LES TROYENS
Oct 7 @ 3:00 pm – 9:00 pm
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LES TROYENS:Berlioz Levine; Norman, Sooter, Monk, Taillon, Plishka, AhlstedtOriginal Air Date: 02/18/1984 MOD Audio SID.19410105Norman repeated Verrett’s double assumption on this broadcast (Verrett’s was for the opening of the production in 1973 when Ludwig was … Continue reading "LES TROYENS"
L’ASSEDIO DI CORINTO 9:00 pm
L’ASSEDIO DI CORINTO
Oct 7 @ 9:00 pm – 11:55 pm
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L’ASSEDIO DI CORINTO:Rossini Schippers; Sills, Verrett, Theyard, DíazOriginal Air Date: 04/19/1975 MOD Audio SID.19410106The following season also with Sills and Verrett under Woitach) are the Met broadcast history of this problematic Rossini work, and both … Continue reading "L’ASSEDIO DI CORINTO"
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BLUEBEARD’S CASTLE 12:00 am
BLUEBEARD’S CASTLE
Oct 8 @ 12:00 am – 3:00 am
 
MACBETH 6:00 am
MACBETH
Oct 8 @ 6:00 am – 9:00 am
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MACBETH:Verdi Levine; Milnes, Scotto, Plishka, JenkinsOriginal Air Date: 12/18/1982 MOD Audio SID.19410208This is the first year of the new production by Peter Hall, which was heavily booed (deservedly– i was there) on its opening night. … Continue reading "MACBETH"
THE MAKROPULOS CASE 9:00 am
THE MAKROPULOS CASE
Oct 8 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
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THE MAKROPULOS CASE:Janácek Robertson; Norman, Clark, Hagegård, McIntyreOriginal Air Date: 01/20/1996 SID.19410209This was the cursed production which premiered the opera at the Met a few weeks earlier, and was stopped in minutes due to the … Continue reading "THE MAKROPULOS CASE"
THE MAKROPULOS CASE 9:00 am
THE MAKROPULOS CASE
Oct 8 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
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THE MAKROPULOS CASE:Janácek Robertson; Norman, Clark, Hagegård, McIntyreOriginal Air Date: 01/20/1996 SID.19410209This was the cursed production which premiered the opera at the Met a few weeks earlier, and was stopped in minutes due to the … Continue reading "THE MAKROPULOS CASE"
LOHENGRIN 12:00 pm
LOHENGRIN
Oct 8 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
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LOHENGRIN:Wagner Levine; Kollo, Lorengar, Dunn, McIntyre, GiaiottiOriginal Air Date: 12/04/1976 SID.19410210This is Kollo’s premiere season at the Met, and this new production had premiered a few weeks before the broadcast. A very fine performance all … Continue reading "LOHENGRIN"
ARIADNE AUF NAXOS 6:00 pm
ARIADNE AUF NAXOS
Oct 8 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
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ARIADNE AUF NAXOS:Strauss Levine; Norman, King, Battle, Troyanos, Nentwig, DicksonOriginal Air Date: 03/12/1988 MOD AudioMOD Video SID.19410211This is the audio for the performance issued on DVD, NOT available on MOoD, as are many of the … Continue reading "ARIADNE AUF NAXOS"
LA FORZA DEL DESTINO 9:00 pm
LA FORZA DEL DESTINO
Oct 8 @ 9:00 pm – 11:55 pm
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LA FORZA DEL DESTINO:Verdi Stiedry; Milanov, Tucker, Warren, Siepi, Elias, CorenaOriginal Air Date: 03/17/1956 MOD Audio SID.19410212The A list male casting for this opera in the 1950s at the Met was Tucker, Warren, and Siepi. … Continue reading "LA FORZA DEL DESTINO"
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ALCESTE 12:00 am
ALCESTE
Oct 9 @ 12:00 am – 3:00 am
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ALCESTE:Gluck Panizza; Bamptom, Maison, WarrenOriginal Air Date: 03/08/1941 SID.19410213This is one of the few 1940s broadcasts that gets to Sirius, but neither the 1952 with Flagstad, nor the 1961 with Farrell (both in English) have … Continue reading "ALCESTE"
SALOME 6:00 am
SALOME
Oct 9 @ 6:00 am – 9:00 am
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SALOME:Strauss Böhm; Rysanek, Stolze, Dalis, Stewart, MacWherterOriginal Air Date: 03/18/1972 SID.19410214Rysanek’s first Salomes at the Met came after the groundbreaking new production for Nilsson eight years earlier. Longtime Metgoers were still talking about Welitsch from … Continue reading "SALOME"
LES TROYENS 9:00 am
LES TROYENS
Oct 9 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
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LES TROYENS:Berlioz Levine; Norman, Sooter, Monk, Taillon, Plishka, AhlstedtOriginal Air Date: 02/18/1984 MOD Audio SID.19410315Norman repeated Verrett’s double assumption on this broadcast (Verrett’s was for the opening of the production in 1973 when Ludwig was … Continue reading "LES TROYENS"
L’ASSEDIO DI CORINTO 3:00 pm
L’ASSEDIO DI CORINTO
Oct 9 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
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L’ASSEDIO DI CORINTO:Rossini Schippers; Sills, Verrett, Theyard, DíazOriginal Air Date: 04/19/1975 MOD Audio SID.19410316The following season also with Sills and Verrett under Woitach) are the Met broadcast history of this problematic Rossini work, and both … Continue reading "L’ASSEDIO DI CORINTO"
TURANDOT 7:30 pm
TURANDOT
Oct 9 @ 7:30 pm – 11:55 pm
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?quality=90&auto=webp TURANDOT:Puccini Nézet-Séguin; Goerke, Buratto, Aronica, MorrisOriginal Air Date: 10/09/2019 SID.19410317NYTIMES (Tommasini): Mr. Nézet-Séguin led an exciting and insightful account of Puccini’s “Turandot,” a revival of Franco Zeffirelli’s glittering, over-the-top and popular 1987 production. The … Continue reading "TURANDOT"
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CARMEN 12:00 am
CARMEN
Oct 10 @ 12:00 am – 3:00 am
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CARMEN:Bizet Mehta; Resnik, Tucker, Raskin, DíazOriginal Air Date: 03/15/1969 SID.19410318This is Resnik’s only Carmen broadcast, and Mehta is plenty fiery. Although he had premiered the production with Bumbry, the first season broadcast went to Lombard … Continue reading "CARMEN"
LE NOZZE DI FIGARO 6:00 am
LE NOZZE DI FIGARO
Oct 10 @ 6:00 am – 9:00 am
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LE NOZZE DI FIGARO:Mozart Leinsdorf; Siepi, Peters, Amara, Borg, MillerOriginal Air Date: 01/28/1961 SID.19410319This performance was also issued in Sony’s Historical series on CD, but strikingly not in the Met Opera on Demand (MOoD) which … Continue reading "LE NOZZE DI FIGARO"
BLUEBEARD’S CASTLE 9:00 am
BLUEBEARD’S CASTLE
Oct 10 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
 
MANON 12:00 pm
MANON
Oct 10 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
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MANON:Massenet López-Cobos; Fleming, Giordano, ChaignaudOriginal Air Date: 04/08/2006 MOD Audio SID.19410321This is Fleming’s last Manon from the Met and her only full length Met broadcast. Fleming was more interesting in her telecast opening night St. … Continue reading "MANON"
THE MAKROPULOS CASE 3:00 pm
THE MAKROPULOS CASE
Oct 10 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
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THE MAKROPULOS CASE:Janácek Robertson; Norman, Clark, Hagegård, McIntyreOriginal Air Date: 01/20/1996 SID.19410422This was the cursed production which premiered the opera at the Met a few weeks earlier, and was stopped in minutes due to the … Continue reading "THE MAKROPULOS CASE"
ALCESTE 6:00 pm
ALCESTE
Oct 10 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
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ALCESTE:Gluck Panizza; Bamptom, Maison, WarrenOriginal Air Date: 03/08/1941 SID.19410423This is one of the few 1940s broadcasts that gets to Sirius, but neither the 1952 with Flagstad, nor the 1961 with Farrell (both in English) have … Continue reading "ALCESTE"
ARIADNE AUF NAXOS 9:00 pm
ARIADNE AUF NAXOS
Oct 10 @ 9:00 pm – 11:55 pm
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ARIADNE AUF NAXOS:Strauss Levine; Norman, King, Battle, Troyanos, Nentwig, DicksonOriginal Air Date: 03/12/1988 MOD AudioMOD Video SID.19410424This is the audio for the performance issued on DVD, NOT available on MOoD, as are many of the … Continue reading "ARIADNE AUF NAXOS"
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MACBETH 12:00 am
MACBETH
Oct 11 @ 12:00 am – 3:00 am
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MACBETH:Verdi Levine; Milnes, Scotto, Plishka, JenkinsOriginal Air Date: 12/18/1982 MOD Audio SID.19410425This is the first year of the new production by Peter Hall, which was heavily booed (deservedly– i was there) on its opening night. … Continue reading "MACBETH"
LOHENGRIN 6:00 am
LOHENGRIN
Oct 11 @ 6:00 am – 9:00 am
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LOHENGRIN:Wagner Levine; Kollo, Lorengar, Dunn, McIntyre, GiaiottiOriginal Air Date: 12/04/1976 SID.19410426This is Kollo’s premiere season at the Met, and this new production had premiered a few weeks before the broadcast. A very fine performance all … Continue reading "LOHENGRIN"
ARIADNE AUF NAXOS 12:00 pm
ARIADNE AUF NAXOS
Oct 11 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
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ARIADNE AUF NAXOS:Strauss Levine; Norman, King, Battle, Troyanos, Nentwig, DicksonOriginal Air Date: 03/12/1988 MOD AudioMOD Video SID.19410427This is the audio for the performance issued on DVD, NOT available on MOoD, as are many of the … Continue reading "ARIADNE AUF NAXOS"
LA FORZA DEL DESTINO 3:00 pm
LA FORZA DEL DESTINO
Oct 11 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
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LA FORZA DEL DESTINO:Verdi Stiedry; Milanov, Tucker, Warren, Siepi, Elias, CorenaOriginal Air Date: 03/17/1956 MOD Audio SID.19410428The A list male casting for this opera in the 1950s at the Met was Tucker, Warren, and Siepi. … Continue reading "LA FORZA DEL DESTINO"
Various 6:00 pm
Various
Oct 11 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
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Various:Various Various ArtistsOriginal Air Date: 01/01/9999 SID.19410529Two of opera’s most thrilling dramatic sopranos, Christine Goerke and Nina Stemme, reprise their fierce portrayals of the title princess. Yannick Nézet-Séguin takes the podium to conduct Franco Zeffirelli’s … Continue reading "Various"
MADAMA BUTTERFLY 7:30 pm
MADAMA BUTTERFLY
Oct 11 @ 7:30 pm – 11:55 pm
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MADAMA BUTTERFLY:Puccini Morandi; He, DeShong, Pretti, SzotOriginal Air Date: 10/11/2019 SID.19410530
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SALOME 12:00 am
SALOME
Oct 12 @ 12:00 am – 3:00 am
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SALOME:Strauss Böhm; Rysanek, Stolze, Dalis, Stewart, MacWherterOriginal Air Date: 03/18/1972 SID.19410531Rysanek’s first Salomes at the Met came after the groundbreaking new production for Nilsson eight years earlier. Longtime Metgoers were still talking about Welitsch from … Continue reading "SALOME"
L’ASSEDIO DI CORINTO 6:00 am
L’ASSEDIO DI CORINTO
Oct 12 @ 6:00 am – 9:00 am
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L’ASSEDIO DI CORINTO:Rossini Schippers; Sills, Verrett, Theyard, DíazOriginal Air Date: 04/19/1975 MOD Audio SID.19410532The following season also with Sills and Verrett under Woitach) are the Met broadcast history of this problematic Rossini work, and both … Continue reading "L’ASSEDIO DI CORINTO"
SALOME 9:00 am
SALOME
Oct 12 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
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SALOME:Strauss Böhm; Rysanek, Stolze, Dalis, Stewart, MacWherterOriginal Air Date: 03/18/1972 SID.19410533Rysanek’s first Salomes at the Met came after the groundbreaking new production for Nilsson eight years earlier. Longtime Metgoers were still talking about Welitsch from … Continue reading "SALOME"
CARMEN 12:00 pm
CARMEN
Oct 12 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
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CARMEN:Bizet Mehta; Resnik, Tucker, Raskin, DíazOriginal Air Date: 03/15/1969 SID.19410534This is Resnik’s only Carmen broadcast, and Mehta is plenty fiery. Although he had premiered the production with Bumbry, the first season broadcast went to Lombard … Continue reading "CARMEN"
TURANDOT [HD] 1:00 pm
TURANDOT [HD]
Oct 12 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
TURANDOT:Puccini Original Air Date: 10/12/2019 Yannick Nézet-Séguin: Christine Goerke, Roberto Aronica, Eleonora Buratto, James Morris Live in HD SID.19410000
MACBETH 3:00 pm
MACBETH
Oct 12 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
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MACBETH:Verdi Levine; Milnes, Scotto, Plishka, JenkinsOriginal Air Date: 12/18/1982 MOD Audio SID.19410535This is the first year of the new production by Peter Hall, which was heavily booed (deservedly– i was there) on its opening night. … Continue reading "MACBETH"
THE MAKROPULOS CASE 6:00 pm
THE MAKROPULOS CASE
Oct 12 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
THE MAKROPULOS CASE @  |  |
THE MAKROPULOS CASE:Janácek Robertson; Norman, Clark, Hagegård, McIntyreOriginal Air Date: 01/20/1996 SID.19410636This was the cursed production which premiered the opera at the Met a few weeks earlier, and was stopped in minutes due to the … Continue reading "THE MAKROPULOS CASE"
LE NOZZE DI FIGARO 9:00 pm
LE NOZZE DI FIGARO
Oct 12 @ 9:00 pm – 11:55 pm
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LE NOZZE DI FIGARO:Mozart Leinsdorf; Siepi, Peters, Amara, Borg, MillerOriginal Air Date: 01/28/1961 SID.19410637This performance was also issued in Sony’s Historical series on CD, but strikingly not in the Met Opera on Demand (MOoD) which … Continue reading "LE NOZZE DI FIGARO"
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LOHENGRIN 12:00 am
LOHENGRIN
Oct 13 @ 12:00 am – 3:00 am
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LOHENGRIN:Wagner Levine; Kollo, Lorengar, Dunn, McIntyre, GiaiottiOriginal Air Date: 12/04/1976 SID.19410638This is Kollo’s premiere season at the Met, and this new production had premiered a few weeks before the broadcast. A very fine performance all … Continue reading "LOHENGRIN"
LA FORZA DEL DESTINO 6:00 am
LA FORZA DEL DESTINO
Oct 13 @ 6:00 am – 9:00 am
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LA FORZA DEL DESTINO:Verdi Stiedry; Milanov, Tucker, Warren, Siepi, Elias, CorenaOriginal Air Date: 03/17/1956 MOD Audio SID.19410639The A list male casting for this opera in the 1950s at the Met was Tucker, Warren, and Siepi. … Continue reading "LA FORZA DEL DESTINO"
ARIADNE AUF NAXOS 9:00 am
ARIADNE AUF NAXOS
Oct 13 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
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ARIADNE AUF NAXOS:Strauss Levine; Norman, King, Battle, Troyanos, Nentwig, DicksonOriginal Air Date: 03/12/1988 MOD AudioMOD Video SID.19410640This is the audio for the performance issued on DVD, NOT available on MOoD, as are many of the … Continue reading "ARIADNE AUF NAXOS"
ALCESTE 12:00 pm
ALCESTE
Oct 13 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
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ALCESTE:Gluck Panizza; Bamptom, Maison, WarrenOriginal Air Date: 03/08/1941 SID.19410641This is one of the few 1940s broadcasts that gets to Sirius, but neither the 1952 with Flagstad, nor the 1961 with Farrell (both in English) have … Continue reading "ALCESTE"
BLUEBEARD’S CASTLE 3:00 pm
BLUEBEARD’S CASTLE
Oct 13 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
 
MANON 6:00 pm
MANON
Oct 13 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
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MANON:Massenet López-Cobos; Fleming, Giordano, ChaignaudOriginal Air Date: 04/08/2006 MOD Audio SID.19410743This is Fleming’s last Manon from the Met and her only full length Met broadcast. Fleming was more interesting in her telecast opening night St. … Continue reading "MANON"
LES TROYENS 9:00 pm
LES TROYENS
Oct 13 @ 9:00 pm – 11:55 pm
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LES TROYENS:Berlioz Levine; Norman, Sooter, Monk, Taillon, Plishka, AhlstedtOriginal Air Date: 02/18/1984 MOD Audio SID.19410744Norman repeated Verrett’s double assumption on this broadcast (Verrett’s was for the opening of the production in 1973 when Ludwig was … Continue reading "LES TROYENS"
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