This week from the MET on Sirius/XM Radio

Tuesday, February 16, 2010: 8pm

La Fille du Regiment
Gaetano Donizetti

ConductorMarco Armiliato
MarieDiana Damrau
Marquise of BerkenfeldMeredith Arwady
Duchess of KrakenthorpKiri Te Kanawa
TonioJuan Diego Flórez
SulpiceMaurizio Muraro

Production: Laurent Pelly
Set Designer: Chantal Thomas
Costume Designer: Laurent Pelly
Lighting Designer: Joël Adam
Choreographer: Laura Scozzi
Associate Director/Dialogue: Agathe Mélinand

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This week on Sirius/XM Radio from the Metropolitan Opera

Monday, Feb. 1, 8pm:  Carmen

Olga Borodina

ConductorAlain Altinoglu
MicaelaJennifer Black
CarmenOlga Borodina
Don JoséBrandon Jovanovich
EscamilloMariusz Kwiecien

Production: Richard Eyre
Set & Costume Designer: Rob Howell
Lighting Designer: Peter Mumford
Choreographer: Christopher Wheeldon

Tues. Feb. 2, 8pm:  Simon Boccanegra

Marcello Giordani

Sirius/XM Radio Broadcast

ConductorJames Levine
AmeliaAdrianne Pieczonka
GabrieleMarcello Giordani
SimonPlácido Domingo
FiescoJames Morris

Production: Giancarlo del Monaco
Set & Costume Designer: Michael Scott

Thur. Feb. 4, 8pm:  Ariadne auf Naxos

Sarah Connolly

Live on MET RADIO/Real Player/Sirius/XM Radio

ConductorKirill Petrenko
AriadneNina Stemme
ZerbinettaKathleen Kim
ComposerSarah Connolly
BacchusLance Ryan
Music MasterJochen Schmeckenbecher

Production: Elijah Moshinsky
Set & Costume Designer: Michael Yeargan
Lighting Designer: Gil Wechsler

Sat. Feb. 6, 1pm: Simon Boccanegra

Sirius/XM Radio Broadcast/Live on HD Telecast

ConductorJames Levine
AmeliaAdrianne Pieczonka
GabrieleMarcello Giordani
SimonPlácido Domingo
FiescoJames Morris

Production: Giancarlo del Monaco
Set & Costume Designer: Michael Scott

MET BROADCASTS THIS WEEK on Sirius/XM and the Toll Brothers “Saturday Afternoon at the Opera”

This week, the MET is re-broadcasting Puccini’s “Il Trittico” and Offenbach’s “The Tales of Hoffmann.”

Tomorrow night at 8pm:  The Tales of Hoffmann on Sirius/XM

CAST

ConductorJames Levine
Olympia: Kathleen Kim
Antonia/StellaAnna Netrebko
GiuliettaEkaterina Gubanova
NicklausseKate Lindsey
HoffmannJoseph Calleja
Four VillainsAlan Held

Saturday afternoon at 12:30pm, “Il Trittico” on Sirius/XM and on the FM dial, wherever you can pick up the Toll Brothers Broadcast

CAST

ConductorStefano Ranzani
GiorgettaPatricia Racette
LuigiSalvatore Licitra
MicheleŽeljko Lucic
FrugolaStephanie Blythe
Suor AngelicaPatricia Racette
Sister GenovieffaHeidi Grant Murphy
La PrincipessaStephanie Blythe
LaurettaPatricia Racette
RinuccioSaimir Pirgu
Gianni SchicchiAlessandro Corbelli
ZitaStephanie Blythe

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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

CAST

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

THE PRODUCTION TEAM

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

One of the greatest, the late Hildegard Behrens

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“Les Contes D’Hoffmann”: hear the season premiere, tonight at 8pm on Sirius/XM Radio

The lovely, Anna Netrebko, as Antonia

ConductorJames Levine
Olympia: Kathleen Kim
Antonia/StellaAnna Netrebko
GiuliettaEkaterina Gubanova
NicklausseKate Lindsey
HoffmannJoseph Calleja
Four VillainsAlan Held

THE PRODUCTION TEAM

Production: Bartlett Sher
Set Designer: Michael Yeargan
Costume Designer: Catherine Zuber
Lighting Designer: James F. Ingalls
Choreographer: Dou Dou Huang

A composite of one of the sets.

Sirius/XM Radio broadcast of Puccini’s “Il Trittico” tomorrow night at 8pm.

Stephanie Blythe and Patricia Racette in the Met’s “Trittico”

 

Stay tuned for a review to follow.

ConductorStefano Ranzani
GiorgettaPatricia Racette
LuigiAleksandrs Antonenko
MicheleŽeljko Lucic
FrugolaStephanie Blythe
Suor AngelicaPatricia Racette
Sister GenovieffaHeidi Grant Murphy
La PrincipessaStephanie Blythe
LaurettaPatricia Racette
RinuccioSaimir Pirgu
Gianni SchicchiAlessandro Corbelli
ZitaStephanie Blythe

 

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