Ciao, Opera Mavens. Here are some real blue-ribbon streams from Europe plus one US premiere in San Jose.

From Wallonie, Liege, Belgium.

La Nozze di Figaro, an excellent, well-sung, traditional production. Recommended!

From the Vienna Staatsoper (subtitles available on your cell phone). Vienna usually runs the video recording several times for a couple of days after the first performance.

Gotterdammerung, on now.

Lisa Lindstrom

Turandot Fri Apr 20 at 10:30 am, with Lisa Lindstrom and Roberto Alagna.

Jonas Kaufmann

Andrea Chenier Sun Apr 29 at 10:30 am, with Jonas Kaufmann, Roberto Frontali, and Anja Harteros.

Opera Vision has a whole array of recent productions available.

Alma Deutscher

Also, if you missed the amazing performance of Cinderella by 10-year old prodigy Alma Deutscher at Opera San Jose, it’s now available for streaming on