Saturday Night Opera

Every Saturday night on KING FM, experience the best opera recordings in the world with hosts Aidan Lang and Jonathan Dean of Seattle Opera. Plus, hear LIVE broadcasts of Seattle Opera productions straight from McCaw Hall throughout the season.

Metropolitan Opera

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 2016-17 Metropolitan Opera schedule (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.


Gounod: Romeo and Juliet

Saturday, January 21, 10am PST
Cast: Damrau, Grigolo, Madore, Petrenko
Conductor: Gianandrea Noseda


Verdi: Rigoletto

Saturday, February 4, 10am PST
Cast: Peretyatko, Volkova, Costello, Lučić, Mastroni


Bizet: Carmen

Saturday, February 11, 10am PST
Cast: Agresta, Margaine, Álvarez
Conductor: Ettinger