Every Saturday night on KING FM, experience the best opera recordings in the world with hosts Aidan Lang and Sue Elliott of Seattle Opera. Plus, hear LIVE broadcasts of Seattle Opera productions straight from McCaw Hall throughout the season.
MOZART: DON GIOVANNI
LIVE from Seattle Opera Airing:October 25, 7:30pm Hosted by: Aidan Lang
(Photo: Rozarii Lynch)
MOZART: THE MAGIC FLUTE Airing:November 1, 7:30pm Hosted by: Aidan Lang
ROSSINI: CINDERELLA Airing:November 8, 8pm Hosted by: Sue Elliott
SEATTLEOPERA CHANNEL: NOW PLAYING
Don't wait until Saturday to hear great opera! Tune in to our Opera Channel, streaming online 24/7, to hear all the world-famous opera stars perform with the best symphonies. Here's what's playing on the Opera Channel right now:
DVORÁK: RUSALKA Hosted by: Sue Elliott
WEBER: DER FREISCHÜTZ Hosted by: Aidan Lang
OFFENBACH: THE GRAND DUCHESS OF GEROLSTEIN Hosted by: Sue Elliott
Launched in 1931, the Metropolitan Opera’s Saturday matinee broadcasts are the longest-running continuous classical music program in radio history. You'll hear a new opera every Saturday morning, most of them LIVE from Lincoln Center, on KING FM. Click here for the full Metropolitan Opera schedule this season (schedule is in Eastern Standard Time).
You can also watch selected live and recorded Met operas in theaters all over the country. Click here to view the Live in HD schedule and click here to find your nearest Met theater.
ROSSINI: THE BARBER OF SEVILLE
Met Season Opener Airing: December 6, 2014 9am Starring: Isabel Leonard & Lawrence Brownlee Conducted by: Michele Mariotti
WAGNER: DIE MEISTERSINGER VON NÜRNBERG Airing: December 13, 2014 9am Starring: Annette Dasch, Karen Cargill & Johan Botha Conducted by: James Levine
MOZART: THE MARRIAGE OF FIGARO Airing: December 20, 2014 9am Starring: Amanda Majeski, Danielle De Niese, Serena Malfi, Mariusz Kwiecień & Erwin Schrott Conducted by: Edo de Waart