Listen to Richard Strauss’ “Elektra” Live from the MET, Thursday night at 8pm (Sirius/XM/Live Met Radio on Real Player)

Tomorrow night the Met opens its 2009 run of Richard Strauss’ monumental and psychological opera, “Elektra”, featuring soprano Susan Bullock as the tragic heroine and Deborah Voigt as Chrysothemis.  Listen live at 8pm on Sirius/XM Radio or live from the Met Website on Real Player.

Susan Bullock, as Elektra


ConductorFabio Luisi
Elektra: Susan Bullock
ChrysothemisDeborah Voigt
KlytemnestraFelicity Palmer
Aegisthus: Wolfgang Schmidt
OrestesEvgeny Nikitin


Production: Otto Schenk
Set & Costume Designer: Jürgen Rose
Lighting Designer: Gil Wechsler

One of the greatest, the late Hildegard Behrens

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  1. I love your picture of the great Hildegard. Please see a wonderful tribute to her in this page:

    • Thanks for the link. She was quite wonderful in the German repertoire.

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