Metropolitan Opera

Saturday afternoons on WVTF Music

2019-2020 Metropolitan Opera Season:

Akhnaten

Saturday, December 7th at 1 PM Phillip Glass’s Akhnaten

Saturday, December 14th at 1 PM Tchaikovsky’s The Queen of Spades

Saturday, December 21st at 1 PM Verdi’s Macbeth

Magic Flute

Saturday, December 28th 1 PM Mozart’s The Magic Flute

Saturday, January 4th at 1 PM Strauss’ Der Rosenkavalier

Saturday, January 11th at 1 PM Berg’s Wozzeck

Saturday, January 18th at 1 PM Verdi’s La Traviata    

Saturday, January 25th at 1 PM Puccini’s La Boheme

Porgy and Bess

Saturday, February 1st at 1 PM The Gershwins’ Porgy and Bess

Saturday, February 8th at 1 PM Berlioz’s La Damnation de Faust

Saturday, February 15th at 1 PM Massenet’s Manon

Saturday, February 22nd at 1 PM Mozart’s Le Nozze di Figaro

Saturday, February 29th at 1 PM Handel’s Agrippina

Saturday, March 7th at 1 PM Mozart’s Cosi fan tutte

Flying Dutchman

Saturday, March 14th at 1 PM Wagner’s Der Fliegende Hollander

Saturday, March 21st at 1 PM Rossini’s La Cenerentola  

Saturday, March 28th at 1 PM Massenet’s Werther

Turandot

Saturday, April 4th at 1 PM Gluck’s Orfeo ed Euridice

Saturday, April 11th at 1 PM Puccini’s Tosca

Saturday, April 18th at 1 PM Verdi’s Simon Boccanegra

Saturday, April 25th at 1 PM Puccini’s Turandot

Saturday, May 2nd at 1 PM Janacek’s Kata Kabanova

Saturday, May 9th at 1 PM Donizetti’s Maria Stuarda

 

 

 

 

 

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Paolo Kudacki / Metropolitan Opera

Each Friday afternoon during Met Opera season, Conductor Steven White will provide a preview of Saturday's matinee performance.

Met Opera Weekly Preview with Conductor Steven White: Puccini's Turandot

Mar 23, 2018
Marty Sohl/Metropolitan Opera

Each Friday afternoon during Met Opera season, Conductor Steven White will provide a preview of Saturday's matinee performance. 

Steven White made his debut with the Metropolitan Opera in 2010 and has since conducted a number of MET performances. He also continues a longstanding relationship with Opera Roanoke as Principal Guest Conductor and will conduct two performances of La Boheme in Roanoke in April 2018.

This week, Conductor Steven White previews Puccini's "Turandot."

Met Opera Weekly Preview with Conductor Steven White: Strauss' Elektra

Mar 16, 2018
Karen Almond/Metropolitan Opera

Each Friday afternoon during Met Opera season, Conductor Steven White will provide a preview of Saturday's matinee performance. 

Steven White made his debut with the Metropolitan Opera in 2010 and has since conducted a number of MET performances. He also continues a longstanding relationship with Opera Roanoke as Principal Guest Conductor and will conduct two performances of La Boheme in Roanoke in April 2018.

This week, Conductor Steven White previews Strauss' "Elektra."

Karen Almond/Metropolitan Opera

Each Friday afternoon during Met Opera season, Conductor Steven White will provide a preview of Saturday's matinee performance. 

Steven White made his debut with the Metropolitan Opera in 2010 and has since conducted a number of MET performances. He also continues a longstanding relationship with Opera Roanoke as Principal Guest Conductor and will conduct two performances of La Boheme in Roanoke in April 2018.

This week, Conductor Steven White previews Strauss' "Elektra."

Ken Howard/Metropolitan Opera

Each Friday afternoon during Met Opera season, Conductor Steven White will provide a preview of Saturday's matinee performance.

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