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OPERA BROADCASTS

Broadcasts – April 2017

Ciao, Opera Mavens and Happy Spring!  Here are your April broadcast opera-tunities: THE METROPOLITAN OPERA: LIVE IN HD http://www.metopera.org/Season/In-Cinemas Idomeneo (Mozart) – A rare Met revival of Jean-Pierre Ponnelle‘s classic production of Mozart’s masterpiece...

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Two Streaming Rarities Plus

Ciao, Opera Mavens. We have two rarities to suggest plus a Jonas Kaufmann appearance in two weeks in Andrea Chenier. THIS WEEKEND -- MAKE BABYLON GREAT AGAIN If you were unable to see last week’s Semiramide with Joyce DiDonato (Merola 1997), the Bayerische Staatsoper...

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Broadcasts – March 2017

Ciao, Opera Mavens! Here are your broadcast opera-tunities for this month: THE METROPOLITAN OPERA: LIVE IN HD http://www.metopera.org/Season/In-Cinemas Rusalka (Dvorak) – In a new Met production, Mary Zimmerman brings her wondrous theatrical imagination to this...

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Ringhead Alert and Other Opera News

Ciao, Opera Mavens. Some good streaming coming up plus great news about our local Maestro Paiement, who is about to conduct Opera Parallele’s new production of Jonathon Dove’s comic opera Flight. BBC offers the “North Opera” acclaimed production of Wagner’s Ring Cycle...

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Broadcasts – February 2017

Ciao, Opera Mavens! Here are your broadcast opera-tunities for this month: LIVE FROM LINCOLN CENTER http://www.kqed.org/tv/programs/index.jsp?pgmid=19315 50 Years of Mostly Mozart - Celebrate the 50th anniversary of Lincoln Center's Mostly Mozart Festival, one of the...

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YouTube Opera Bonanza for the New Year

Ciao, Opera Mavens. Get your YouTube on and enjoy: Mozart: Cosi fan tutte Royal 2016 (English subtitles) Mozart: The Marriage of Figaro La Scala 2016 (English subtitles) Puccini: Madama Butterfly La Scala Dec 2016 (English subtitles) Verdi: Macbeth Liceu Barcelona...

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Broadcasts – January 2017

Happy New Year, Opera Mavens! Here are your broadcast opera-tunities to kick off 2017: LIVE FROM LINCOLN CENTER http://www.kqed.org/tv/programs/index.jsp?pgmid=19315 NY Philharmonic New Year's Eve - Ring in 2017 with Alan Gilbert and the NY Phil in an “Enchanted...

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Get Supertitles on Your Smart Phone

Ciao, Opera Mavens. The Vienna Staatsoper not only streams its season, they also supply titles in several languages which you can get on your smart phone. It’s easy. Just install Vienna’s smart phone app available for both iPhone and Android. Here is Vienna’s...

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La Scala Butterfly — QUICK Before They Take It Down!

Ciao, Opera Mavens. On Dec 7, La Scala opened its season with a gorgeous new production of Madama Butterfly. It’s video is not supposed to be available for streaming in North America; HOWEVER, someone has uploaded it to YouTube. Cast includes Brian Hymel (Merola 2001)...

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Broadcasts – December 2016

Ciao, Opera Mavens & Happy Holidays! Here are your broadcast opera-tunities for December: SAN FRANCISCO OPERA FAMILY MOVIES http://sfopera.com/cartuneafternoon CarTUNE Afternoon - Grab some popcorn and join San Francisco Opera for a FREE afternoon of beloved...

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