Stream a Great Rusalka

Ciao Opera Mavens. Des Moines Metro Opera is streaming a wonderful Rusalka with Sara Gartland (Adler 2010-2011) in the title role and Jill Grove (Merola 1995) as Jezibaba. Highly recommended. RUSALKA LINK Enjoy!

Jonas Kaufmann Streams (FREE)

Ciao, Opera Mavens. Mark your calendar for two FREE Jonas Kaufmann performances from the Bayerische Staatsoper in Munich: Il Trovatore (Verdi) production of Jul 5, 2013. VOD available now through Mar 28. Die Tote Stadt (Korngold) scheduled live for Jul 19 at 11:30am...

Great Operas at Home During Virus Pause

Ciao, Opera Mavens. During this time of opera closings around the planet, you can satisfy your opera cravings with an amazing array of FREE streams: New York’s Metropolitan Opera will run daily streams FREE starting March 16. Beginning Monday night with the 2010...

Salzburg’s New Aida Soars with Netrebko

Ciao, Opera Mavens. Anna Netrebko (Merola 1996) is marvelous in the new Salzburg Festival Aida. Beautiful production. Beautiful singing with Netrebko, Ekaterina Semenchuk, and Francesco Meli, and conducted by Ricardo Muti. Stream it now and enjoy!