Metropolitan Opera Saturday Matinee

  • Every Saturdays, 1:00pm5:00pm












The
Metropolitan Opera is a vibrant home for the most creative and talented
singers, conductors, composers, musicians, stage directors, designers, visual
artists, choreographers, and dancers from around the world. WRUU will be
featuring the live Saturday matinee performances of the Metropolitan Opera at 1
pm each Saturday during the season from December to May.  Launched in 1931, the
Met’s Saturday matinee broadcasts are the longest-running continuous classical
radio series in American broadcast history. The 87th season of Saturday
broadcasts will once again be heard over the Toll Brothers–Metropolitan Opera
International Radio Network. 





This
season’s operas are:



















December 1,
2018        Boito’s
Mefistofele



December 8,
2018        Puccini’s
Il Trittico



December 15,
2018     Verdi’s
La Traviata



December 22,
2018     Puccini’s
La Fanciulla del West



December 29,
2018     Mozart’s
The Magic Flute



January 5,
2019           Verdi’s
Otello    



January 12,
2019         Cilea’s
Adriana Lecouvreur



January 19,
2019         Debussy’s
Pelléas et Mélisande



January 26,
2019         Muhly’s
Marnie



February 2,
2019         Bizet’s
Carmen



February 9,
2019         Tchaikovsky’s
Iolanta / Bartók’s Bluebeard’s Castle



February 16,
2019       Mozart’s
Don Giovanni



February 23,
2019       Verdi’s
Rigoletto



March 2,
2019             Donizetti’s
La Fille du Régiment



March 9,
2019             Wagner’s
Das Rheingold



March 16,
2019           Verdi’s
Falstaff



March 23,
2019           Saint-Saëns’s
Samson et Dalila



March 30,
2019           Wagner’s
Die Walküre



April 6,
2019                Puccini’s
Tosca



April 13,
2019              Wagner’s
Siegfried



April 20,
2019              Mozart’s
La Clemenza di Tito



April 27,
2019              Wagner’s
Götterdämmerung



May 4, 2019                Bizet’s
Les Pêcheurs de Perles









Metropolitan Opera Saturday Matinee
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