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.
ROSSINI: CINDERELLA Airing:November 22, 8pm Hosted by: Sue Elliott
PUCCINI: TURANDOT Airing:November 29, 8pm Hosted by: Aidan Lang
OFFENBACH: LA BELLE HELENE Airing:December 13, 8pm Hosted by: Sue Elliott
The Seattle Opera Channel is offline and will return in January 2015, bigger and better than ever. Click here to find out more.
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