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Joan Baez 75th Birthday Celebration

Joan Baez and Jackson Browne Sing ‘Before The Deluge’

Joan Baez and Jackson Browne sing “Before The Deluge,” a song written by Jackson Browne, during the Joan Baez 75th Birthday Celebration at the Beacon Theatre in New York on January 27, 2016.

GP at the Met: The Pearl Fishers (Pêcheurs de Perles)

Leila’s Act I Aria

Diana Damrau sings an excerpt from “O Dieu Brahma,” Leila’s Act 1 aria in Penny Woolcock’s new production of Bizet’s “Les Pêcheurs de Perles.”  Matthew Polenzani, Mariusz Kwiecien and Nicolas Testé co-star with Gianandrea Noseda conducting. The Pearl Fishers aired on Great Performances at the Met for the first time Sunday, May 22 at 12 p.m. on […]

GP at the Met: The Pearl Fishers (Pêcheurs de Perles)

Men’s Duet, Act I

Matthew Polenzani and Mariusz Kwiecien sing “Au fond du temple saint” in Penny Woolcock’s new production of Bizet’s “Les Pêcheurs de Perles” (The Pearl Fishers). Diana Damrau stars as Leïla with Nicolas Testé as Nourabad, and Gianandrea Noseda conducts. The Pearl Fishers will air on Thirteen Great Performances at the Met for the first time […]

GP at the Met: The Pearl Fishers (Pêcheurs de Perles)

The Pearl Fishers Preview

Watch a preview of GP at the Met: Pêcheurs de Perles (The Pearl Fishers).

GP at the Met: The Pearl Fishers (Pêcheurs de Perles)

The Pearl Fishers in Historical Context

French composer Georges Bizet (1838 – 1875) was 25 years old when his opera, Les Pêcheurs de Perles (The Pearl Fishers), first premiered at the Theatre-Lyrique in Paris. Even though Bizet was a talented young musician who had received the prestigious Prix de Rome as a student, he still had to work tirelessly in order […]

Joan Baez 75th Birthday Celebration

Joan Baez and Paul Simon Sing ‘The Boxer’

Joan Baez and Paul Simon sing “The Boxer”, a song written by Paul Simon, during the Joan Baez 75th Birthday Celebration at the Beacon Theatre in New York on January 27, 2016.

Joan Baez 75th Birthday Celebration

Joan Baez and Judy Collins Sing ‘Diamonds and Rust’

Joan Baez and Judy Collins sing “Diamonds and Rust”, a song written by Joan Baez, during the Joan Baez 75th Birthday Celebration at the Beacon Theatre in New York on January 27, 2016.

Joan Baez 75th Birthday Celebration

Joan Baez Sings ‘Forever Young’

Watch a snippet of Joan Baez sing ‘Forever Young’, a song written by Bob Dylan, during the Joan Baez 75th Birthday Celebration at the Beacon Theatre in New York on January 27, 2016.

Hamilton’s America

‘Hamilton’ Receives 16 Tony Nominations, Makes History

Lin-Manuel Miranda’s Broadway blockbuster (and perpetually sold-out) Hamilton has made history with 16 nominations, beating out the previous record of 15 nominations held by Billy Elliot (2001) and The Producers (2009).