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Now: Oct 16 04:32 pm
12:00 am LES TROYENS
LES TROYENS
Oct 14 @ 12:00 am – 3:00 am
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LES TROYENS:Berlioz Levine; Norman, Sooter, Monk, Taillon, Plishka, AhlstedtOriginal Air Date: 02/18/1984 MOD Audio SID.19420101Norman 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"
6:00 am CAVALLERIA RUSTICANA / PAGLIACCI
CAVALLERIA RUSTICANA / PAGLIACCI
Oct 14 @ 6:00 am – 9:00 am
CAVALLERIA RUSTICANA / PAGLIACCI
CAVALLERIA RUSTICANA / PAGLIACCI:Mascagni / Leoncavallo Nelson; Bumbry, Theyard, Colzani / McCracken, Moffo, Milnes Original Air Date: 01/18/1975 SID.19420102 This is Moffo’s final performance broadcast from the Met, and she does not go out on … Continue reading "CAVALLERIA RUSTICANA / PAGLIACCI"
9:00 am IL TROVATORE
IL TROVATORE
Oct 14 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
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IL TROVATORE:Verdi Conlon; Giacomini, Price, Cortez, Quilico, CheekOriginal Air Date: 02/06/1982 SID.19420103SR: Besides Price’s excellent “known quantity” Leonora, this broadcast offers the opportunity for Giacomini fans to relish his Manrico and to hear the very … Continue reading "IL TROVATORE"
12:00 pm PETER GRIMES
PETER GRIMES
Oct 14 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
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PETER GRIMES:Britten Atherton; Langridge, Racette, Opie, Christin, BlytheOriginal Air Date: 01/10/1998 MOD Audio SID.19420104I remember listening to this and thought this a good part for Racette. Langridge is fine in the title role, but for those of … Continue reading "PETER GRIMES"
3:00 pm GÖTTERDÄMMERUNG
GÖTTERDÄMMERUNG
Oct 14 @ 3:00 pm – 9:00 pm
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GÖTTERDÄMMERUNG:Wagner Levine; Eaglen, Andersen, Halfvarson, Held, Radvanovsky, PalmerOriginal Air Date: 04/22/2000 MOD Audio SID.19420105This is one of the two Ring cycles broadcast by Eaglen and Levine. This one finds Eaglen on better form than the … Continue reading "GÖTTERDÄMMERUNG"
9:00 pm DER ROSENKAVALIER
DER ROSENKAVALIER
Oct 14 @ 9:00 pm – 11:55 pm
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DER ROSENKAVALIER:Strauss Kout; Ziegler, Gessendorf, Haugland, Kilduff, MeredithOriginal Air Date: 03/09/1991 SID.19420106Part of the draw is certainly Pavarotti, but this mostly low voltage marquee cast is very solid. Gessendorf has a second Marschallin four years … Continue reading "DER ROSENKAVALIER"
12:00 am DON PASQUALE
DON PASQUALE
Oct 15 @ 12:00 am – 3:00 am
DON PASQUALE
Donizetti Benini; Alaimo, Netrebko, Flórez, Kwiecien Original Air Date: 04/15/2006 MOD Audio SID.19420107 This is the first year of the production, and I am sorry this was not the one that was filmed for DVD. … Continue reading "DON PASQUALE"
6:00 am FIDELIO
FIDELIO
Oct 15 @ 6:00 am – 9:00 am
FIDELIO @ | |
FIDELIO:Beethoven Böhm; Nilsson, King, Evans, Edelmann, Pracht, AnthonyOriginal Air Date: 01/22/1966 MOD Audio SID.19420208Even though the classic 1960 broadcast is Bohm, Nilsson, and Vickers; Nilsson and King are fine, but Geraint Evans is not meant … Continue reading "FIDELIO"
9:00 am DER FLIEGENDE HOLLÄNDER
DER FLIEGENDE HOLLÄNDER
Oct 15 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
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DER FLIEGENDE HOLLÄNDER:Wagner Conlon; Morris, Behrens, Lakes, SalminenOriginal Air Date: 01/18/1992 MOD Audio SID.19420209Salminen is the main interest of this performance. It comes relatively late in Behrens’ Met career Met goers were very spoiled by … Continue reading "DER FLIEGENDE HOLLÄNDER"
12:00 pm LES CONTES D’HOFFMANN
LES CONTES D’HOFFMANN
Oct 15 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
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LES CONTES D’HOFFMANN:Offenbach Rudel; Kraus, Malfitano, Morris, BybeeOriginal Air Date: 01/26/1985 SID.19420210I always liked Kraus in the title role, and though Domingo, Shicoff, Gedda, and Tucker all have trumps to play, Kraus cedes nothing to … Continue reading "LES CONTES D’HOFFMANN"
3:00 pm DON CARLO
DON CARLO
Oct 15 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
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DON CARLO:Verdi Stiedry; Bjorling, Rigal, Merrill, Barbieri, Siepi, HinesOriginal Air Date: 11/11/1950 MOD Audio SID.19420211This is the production that opened the Bing regime in 1950, and re-introduces Don Carlo to New York audiences. The men … Continue reading "DON CARLO"
6:00 pm BENVENUTO CELLINI
BENVENUTO CELLINI
Oct 15 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
BENVENUTO CELLINI
BENVENUTO CELLINI:Berlioz Levine; Giordani, Bayrakdarian, Del Carlo, Jepson, Lloyd Original Air Date: 12/27/2003 MOD Audio SID.19420212 This is the opera’s only broadcast from its only season. There is much lovely music along the way, but … Continue reading "BENVENUTO CELLINI"
9:00 pm FALSTAFF
FALSTAFF
Oct 15 @ 9:00 pm – 11:55 pm
FALSTAFF
FALSTAFF:Verdi Levine; MacNeil, Lear, Stewart, Barbieri, Valente, Ahlstedt Original Air Date: 04/05/1975 MOD Audio SID.19420742 This performance is Levine’s first Falstaff broadcast and Barbieri’s penultimate company broadcast (she returns for Trittico (minus Frugola) 2 years … Continue reading "FALSTAFF"
12:00 am TOSCA
TOSCA
Oct 16 @ 12:00 am – 3:00 am
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TOSCA:Puccini Molinari-Pradelli; Ross, Bergonzi, ColzaniOriginal Air Date: 12/12/1970 SID.19420214Bergonzi has a memorable Cavaradossi in 1959 with Steber and London which is also available on Met Player. I remember hearing parts of this 1970, and Bergonzi … Continue reading "TOSCA"
6:00 am THE GREAT GATSBY
THE GREAT GATSBY
Oct 16 @ 6:00 am – 9:00 am
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THE GREAT GATSBY:Harbison Levine; Hadley, Upshaw, Croft, Graham, Baker, LiebersonOriginal Air Date: 01/01/2000 MOD Audio SID.19420315Levine is a great promoter of Harbison’s work, but I miss the appeal. First appearance of Hunt Lieberson whose only … Continue reading "THE GREAT GATSBY"
9:00 am GÖTTERDÄMMERUNG
GÖTTERDÄMMERUNG
Oct 16 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
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GÖTTERDÄMMERUNG:Wagner Levine; Eaglen, Andersen, Halfvarson, Held, Radvanovsky, PalmerOriginal Air Date: 04/22/2000 MOD Audio SID.19420316This is one of the two Ring cycles broadcast by Eaglen and Levine. This one finds Eaglen on better form than the … Continue reading "GÖTTERDÄMMERUNG"
3:00 pm DER ROSENKAVALIER
DER ROSENKAVALIER
Oct 16 @ 3:00 pm – 3:00 pm
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DER ROSENKAVALIER:Strauss Kout; Ziegler, Gessendorf, Haugland, Kilduff, MeredithOriginal Air Date: 03/09/1991 SID.19420317Part of the draw is certainly Pavarotti, but this mostly low voltage marquee cast is very solid. Gessendorf has a second Marschallin four years … Continue reading "DER ROSENKAVALIER"
6:00 pm Various
Various
Oct 16 @ 6:00 pm – 6:00 pm
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Various:Various Various ArtistsOriginal Air Date: 01/01/9999 SID.19420318Two 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"
7:30 pm PORGY AND BESS
PORGY AND BESS
Oct 16 @ 7:30 pm – 11:55 pm
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PORGY AND BESS:Gershwins Robertson; Blue, Brugger, Moore, Graves, Ballentine, Owens, Walker, GreenOriginal Air Date: 10/16/2019 SID.19420319One of America’s favorite operas returns to the Met for the first time in nearly 30 years. James Robinson’s stylish … Continue reading "PORGY AND BESS"
12:00 am IL TROVATORE
IL TROVATORE
Oct 17 @ 12:00 am – 3:00 am
IL TROVATORE @ | |
IL TROVATORE:Verdi Conlon; Giacomini, Price, Cortez, Quilico, CheekOriginal Air Date: 02/06/1982 SID.19420320SR: Besides Price’s excellent “known quantity” Leonora, this broadcast offers the opportunity for Giacomini fans to relish his Manrico and to hear the very … Continue reading "IL TROVATORE"
6:00 am PETER GRIMES
PETER GRIMES
Oct 17 @ 6:00 am – 9:00 am
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PETER GRIMES:Britten Atherton; Langridge, Racette, Opie, Christin, BlytheOriginal Air Date: 01/10/1998 MOD Audio SID.19420321I remember listening to this and thought this a good part for Racette. Langridge is fine in the title role, but for those of … Continue reading "PETER GRIMES"
9:00 am DON PASQUALE
DON PASQUALE
Oct 17 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
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DON PASQUALE:Donizetti Benini; Alaimo, Netrebko, Flórez, KwiecienOriginal Air Date: 04/15/2006 MOD Audio SID.19420107This is the first year of the production, and I am sorry this was not the one that was filmed for DVD. This … Continue reading "DON PASQUALE"
12:00 pm CAVALLERIA RUSTICANA / PAGLIACCI
CAVALLERIA RUSTICANA / PAGLIACCI
Oct 17 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
CAVALLERIA RUSTICANA / PAGLIACCI
CAVALLERIA RUSTICANA / PAGLIACCI:Mascagni / Leoncavallo Nelson; Bumbry, Theyard, Colzani / McCracken, Moffo, Milnes Original Air Date: 01/18/1975 SID.19420423 This is Moffo’s final performance broadcast from the Met, and she does not go out on … Continue reading "CAVALLERIA RUSTICANA / PAGLIACCI"
3:00 pm DER FLIEGENDE HOLLÄNDER
DER FLIEGENDE HOLLÄNDER
Oct 17 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
DER FLIEGENDE HOLLÄNDER @ | |
DER FLIEGENDE HOLLÄNDER:Wagner Conlon; Morris, Behrens, Lakes, SalminenOriginal Air Date: 01/18/1992 MOD Audio SID.19420424Salminen is the main interest of this performance. It comes relatively late in Behrens’ Met career Met goers were very spoiled by … Continue reading "DER FLIEGENDE HOLLÄNDER"
6:00 pm TOSCA
TOSCA
Oct 17 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
TOSCA @ | |
TOSCA:Puccini Molinari-Pradelli; Ross, Bergonzi, ColzaniOriginal Air Date: 12/12/1970 SID.19420425Bergonzi has a memorable Cavaradossi in 1959 with Steber and London which is also available on Met Player. I remember hearing parts of this 1970, and Bergonzi … Continue reading "TOSCA"
9:00 pm DON CARLO
DON CARLO
Oct 17 @ 9:00 pm – 11:55 pm
DON CARLO @ | |
DON CARLO:Verdi Stiedry; Bjorling, Rigal, Merrill, Barbieri, Siepi, HinesOriginal Air Date: 11/11/1950 MOD Audio SID.19420426This is the production that opened the Bing regime in 1950, and re-introduces Don Carlo to New York audiences. The men … Continue reading "DON CARLO"
12:00 am FIDELIO
FIDELIO
Oct 18 @ 12:00 am – 3:00 am
FIDELIO @ | |
FIDELIO:Beethoven Böhm; Nilsson, King, Evans, Edelmann, Pracht, AnthonyOriginal Air Date: 01/22/1966 MOD Audio SID.19420427Even though the classic 1960 broadcast is Bohm, Nilsson, and Vickers; Nilsson and King are fine, but Geraint Evans is not meant … Continue reading "FIDELIO"
6:00 am LES CONTES D’HOFFMANN
LES CONTES D’HOFFMANN
Oct 18 @ 6:00 am – 9:00 am
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LES CONTES D’HOFFMANN:Offenbach Rudel; Kraus, Malfitano, Morris, BybeeOriginal Air Date: 01/26/1985 SID.19420428I always liked Kraus in the title role, and though Domingo, Shicoff, Gedda, and Tucker all have trumps to play, Kraus cedes nothing to … Continue reading "LES CONTES D’HOFFMANN"
9:00 am DON CARLO
DON CARLO
Oct 18 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
DON CARLO @ | |
DON CARLO:Verdi Stiedry; Bjorling, Rigal, Merrill, Barbieri, Siepi, HinesOriginal Air Date: 11/11/1950 MOD Audio SID.19420529This is the production that opened the Bing regime in 1950, and re-introduces Don Carlo to New York audiences. The men … Continue reading "DON CARLO"
12:00 pm BENVENUTO CELLINI
BENVENUTO CELLINI
Oct 18 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
BENVENUTO CELLINI
BENVENUTO CELLINI:Berlioz Levine; Giordani, Bayrakdarian, Del Carlo, Jepson, Lloyd Original Air Date: 12/27/2003 MOD Audio SID.19420530 This is the opera’s only broadcast from its only season. There is much lovely music along the way, but … Continue reading "BENVENUTO CELLINI"
3:00 pm FALSTAFF
FALSTAFF
Oct 18 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
FALSTAFF
FALSTAFF:Verdi Levine; MacNeil, Lear, Stewart, Barbieri, Valente, Ahlstedt Original Air Date: 04/05/1975 MOD Audio SID.19420531 This performance is Levine’s first Falstaff broadcast and Barbieri’s penultimate company broadcast (she returns for Trittico (minus Frugola) 2 years … Continue reading "FALSTAFF"
6:00 pm Various
Various
Oct 18 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Various @ | |
Various:Various Various ArtistsOriginal Air Date: 01/01/9999 SID.19420532Two 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"
8:00 pm MADAMA BUTTERFLY
MADAMA BUTTERFLY
Oct 18 @ 8:00 pm – 11:55 pm
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MADAMA BUTTERFLY:Puccini Morandi; He, DeShong, Pretti, SzotOriginal Air Date: 10/18/2019 SID.19420533Leading sopranos Hui He and Ana María Martínez share the heartbreaking title role of the doomed geisha, with tenors Piero Pretti and Andrea Carè as … Continue reading "MADAMA BUTTERFLY"
12:00 am THE GREAT GATSBY
THE GREAT GATSBY
Oct 19 @ 12:00 am – 3:00 am
THE GREAT GATSBY @ | |
THE GREAT GATSBY:Harbison Levine; Hadley, Upshaw, Croft, Graham, Baker, LiebersonOriginal Air Date: 01/01/2000 MOD Audio SID.19420534Levine is a great promoter of Harbison’s work, but I miss the appeal. First appearance of Hunt Lieberson whose only … Continue reading "THE GREAT GATSBY"
6:00 am DER ROSENKAVALIER
DER ROSENKAVALIER
Oct 19 @ 6:00 am – 9:00 am
DER ROSENKAVALIER @ | |
DER ROSENKAVALIER:Strauss Kout; Ziegler, Gessendorf, Haugland, Kilduff, MeredithOriginal Air Date: 03/09/1991 SID.19420535Part of the draw is certainly Pavarotti, but this mostly low voltage marquee cast is very solid. Gessendorf has a second Marschallin four years … Continue reading "DER ROSENKAVALIER"
9:00 am THE GREAT GATSBY
THE GREAT GATSBY
Oct 19 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
THE GREAT GATSBY @ | |
THE GREAT GATSBY:Harbison Levine; Hadley, Upshaw, Croft, Graham, Baker, LiebersonOriginal Air Date: 01/01/2000 MOD Audio SID.19420636Levine is a great promoter of Harbison’s work, but I miss the appeal. First appearance of Hunt Lieberson whose only … Continue reading "THE GREAT GATSBY"
12:00 pm IL TROVATORE
IL TROVATORE
Oct 19 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
IL TROVATORE @ | |
IL TROVATORE:Verdi Conlon; Giacomini, Price, Cortez, Quilico, CheekOriginal Air Date: 02/06/1982 SID.19420637SR: Besides Price’s excellent “known quantity” Leonora, this broadcast offers the opportunity for Giacomini fans to relish his Manrico and to hear the very … Continue reading "IL TROVATORE"
3:00 pm FIDELIO
FIDELIO
Oct 19 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
FIDELIO @ | |
FIDELIO:Beethoven Böhm; Nilsson, King, Evans, Edelmann, Pracht, AnthonyOriginal Air Date: 01/22/1966 MOD Audio SID.19420638Even though the classic 1960 broadcast is Bohm, Nilsson, and Vickers; Nilsson and King are fine, but Geraint Evans is not meant … Continue reading "FIDELIO"
6:00 pm DER FLIEGENDE HOLLÄNDER
DER FLIEGENDE HOLLÄNDER
Oct 19 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
DER FLIEGENDE HOLLÄNDER @ | |
DER FLIEGENDE HOLLÄNDER:Wagner Conlon; Morris, Behrens, Lakes, SalminenOriginal Air Date: 01/18/1992 MOD Audio SID.19420639Salminen is the main interest of this performance. It comes relatively late in Behrens’ Met career Met goers were very spoiled by … Continue reading "DER FLIEGENDE HOLLÄNDER"
9:00 pm PETER GRIMES
PETER GRIMES
Oct 19 @ 9:00 pm – 11:55 pm
PETER GRIMES @ | |
PETER GRIMES:Britten Atherton; Langridge, Racette, Opie, Christin, BlytheOriginal Air Date: 01/10/1998 MOD Audio SID.19420640I remember listening to this and thought this a good part for Racette. Langridge is fine in the title role, but for those of … Continue reading "PETER GRIMES"
12:00 am LES CONTES D’HOFFMANN
LES CONTES D’HOFFMANN
Oct 20 @ 12:00 am – 3:00 am
LES CONTES D'HOFFMANN @ | |
LES CONTES D’HOFFMANN:Offenbach Rudel; Kraus, Malfitano, Morris, BybeeOriginal Air Date: 01/26/1985 SID.19420741I always liked Kraus in the title role, and though Domingo, Shicoff, Gedda, and Tucker all have trumps to play, Kraus cedes nothing to … Continue reading "LES CONTES D’HOFFMANN"
6:00 am FALSTAFF
FALSTAFF
Oct 20 @ 6:00 am – 9:00 am
FALSTAFF
FALSTAFF:Verdi Levine; MacNeil, Lear, Stewart, Barbieri, Valente, Ahlstedt Original Air Date: 04/05/1975 MOD Audio SID.19420742 This performance is Levine’s first Falstaff broadcast and Barbieri’s penultimate company broadcast (she returns for Trittico (minus Frugola) 2 years … Continue reading "FALSTAFF"
9:00 am BENVENUTO CELLINI
BENVENUTO CELLINI
Oct 20 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
BENVENUTO CELLINI
BENVENUTO CELLINI:Berlioz Levine; Giordani, Bayrakdarian, Del Carlo, Jepson, Lloyd Original Air Date: 12/27/2003 MOD Audio SID.19420743 This is the opera’s only broadcast from its only season. There is much lovely music along the way, but … Continue reading "BENVENUTO CELLINI"
12:00 pm TOSCA
TOSCA
Oct 20 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
TOSCA @ | |
TOSCA:Puccini Molinari-Pradelli; Ross, Bergonzi, ColzaniOriginal Air Date: 12/12/1970 SID.19420744Bergonzi has a memorable Cavaradossi in 1959 with Steber and London which is also available on Met Player. I remember hearing parts of this 1970, and Bergonzi … Continue reading "TOSCA"
3:00 pm DON PASQUALE
DON PASQUALE
Oct 20 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
DON PASQUALE @ | |
DON PASQUALE:Donizetti Benini; Alaimo, Netrebko, Flórez, KwiecienOriginal Air Date: 04/15/2006 MOD Audio SID.19420422This is the first year of the production, and I am sorry this was not the one that was filmed for DVD. This … Continue reading "DON PASQUALE"
6:00 pm CAVALLERIA RUSTICANA / PAGLIACCI
CAVALLERIA RUSTICANA / PAGLIACCI
Oct 20 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
CAVALLERIA RUSTICANA / PAGLIACCI
CAVALLERIA RUSTICANA / PAGLIACCI:Mascagni / Leoncavallo Nelson; Bumbry, Theyard, Colzani / McCracken, Moffo, Milnes Original Air Date: 01/18/1975 SID.19420746 This is Moffo’s final performance broadcast from the Met, and she does not go out on … Continue reading "CAVALLERIA RUSTICANA / PAGLIACCI"
9:00 pm GÖTTERDÄMMERUNG
GÖTTERDÄMMERUNG
Oct 20 @ 9:00 pm – 11:55 pm
GÖTTERDÄMMERUNG @ | |
GÖTTERDÄMMERUNG:Wagner Levine; Eaglen, Andersen, Halfvarson, Held, Radvanovsky, PalmerOriginal Air Date: 04/22/2000 MOD Audio SID.19420747This is one of the two Ring cycles broadcast by Eaglen and Levine. This one finds Eaglen on better form than the … Continue reading "GÖTTERDÄMMERUNG"