Johann Friedrich Fasch - Orchestral Suite in G, FWV L:G16
Edward Elgar Serenade Mauresque
NOW PLAYING R. STRAUSS: Salome; PONCHIELLI: La Gioconda; PUCCINI: Madama Butterfly
Mily Balakirev Symphony No.2 in D minor
Raminta Serksnyte De Profundis
Opera 

 
SATURDAY NIGHT OPERA

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

 


WAGNER: DIE MEISTERSINGER VON NÜRNBERG
Airing: August 9, 8pm     
Hosted by: Speight Jenkins
 


INTERNATIONAL WAGNER COMPETITION
Airing: August 16, 8pm     
Hosted by: Speight Jenkins
 


SPEIGHT'S GALA CONCERT
Airing: August 23, 8pm     
 



SEATTLE OPERA CHANNEL: NOW PLAYING

Don't wait unitl 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:

 


WAGNER: TRISTAN AND ISOLDE     
Hosted by: Speight Jenkins

Recording Information
Act I
Act II
Act III

 


R. STRAUSS: SALOME   
Hosted by: Speight Jenkins
 


PONCHIELLI: LA GIOCONDA
Hosted by: Speight Jenkins
 



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 Metropolitan Opera schedule this season. Next season's radio broadcast schedule can be found here (schedule is in Eastern Standard Time).

 

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



 
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