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Saturday afternoons on WVTF Music

The 2018-2019 Met Opera season:

Bizet's Carmen

Saturday, December 1st at 1 PM Boito’s Mefistofele

Saturday, December 8th at 12:30 PM Puccini’s Il Trittico

Saturday, December 15th at 1 PM Verdi’s La Traviata

Saturday, December 22nd at 1 PM Puccini’s La Fanciulla del West

Saturday, December 29th at 1 PM Mozart’s The Magic Flute

Saturday, January 5th at 1 PM Verdi’s Otello

Saturday, January 12th at 1 PM Cilea’s Adriana Lecouvreur

Saturday, January 19th at 12:30 PM Debussy’s Pelléas et Mélisande

Donizetti’s La Fille du Régiment

Saturday, January 26th at 1 PM Muhly’s Marnie

Saturday, February 2nd at 1 PM Bizet’s Carmen

Saturday, February 9th at 1 PM Tchaikovsky’s Iolanta / Bartók’s Bluebeard’s Castle

Mozart’s Don Giovanni

Saturday, February 16th at 1 PM Mozart’s Don Giovanni

Saturday, February 23rd at 1 PM Verdi’s Rigoletto

Saturday, March 2nd at 1 PM Donizetti’s La Fille du Régiment

Saturday, March 9th at 1 PM Wagner’s Das Rheingold

Saturday, March 16th at 1 PM Verdi’s Falstaff

Saturday, March 23rd at 1 PM Saint-Saëns’s Samson et Dalila

Mozart’s La Clemenza di Tito

Saturday, March 30th at 12 PM Wagner’s Die Walküre

Saturday, April 6th at 1 PM Puccini’s Tosca

Saturday, April 13th at 11:30 AM Wagner’s Siegfried

Saturday, April 20th at 1 PM Mozart’s La Clemenza di Tito

Saturday, April 27th at 12 PM Wagner’s Götterdämmerung

Saturday, May 4th at 1 PM Bizet’s Les Pêcheurs de Perles

Saturday, May 11th at 12 PM Poulenc’s Dialogues des Carmélites

 

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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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