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.
DONIZETTI: Lucrezia Borgia Airing: April 30, 8pm Hosted by: Jonathan Dean
WAGNER: The Flying Dutchman (Preview) Airing: May 7, 8pm Hosted by: Aidan Lang
WAGNER: The Flying Dutchman LIVE Airing: May 14, 7:30pm Hosted by: Aidan Lang
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Click here for information on the complete opera recordings currently airing on the Opera Channel,
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 2015-16 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.
R. STRAUSS: Elektra Airing: April 30, 10am Starring: Nina Stemme, Adrianna Pieczonka, Burkhard Ulrich, Waltraud Meier, Eric Owens Conducted by: Esa-Pekka Salonen
MOZART: The Abduction from the Seraglio Airing: May 7, 10am Starring: Albina Shagimuratova, Kathleen Kim, Paul Appleby, Brenton Ryan, Hans-Peter König, Matthias von Stegmann Conducted by: James Levine