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GP at the Met: Rodelinda

Andreas Scholl Sings “Vivi Tirianno”

Andreas Scholl (Bertarido) sings “Vivi tiranno” from Handel’s Rodelinda. GP at the Met: Rodelinda airs April 22 at 12 p.m. on PBS (check local listings). In New York, THIRTEEN will premiere the program Thursday, April 19 at 8:30 p.m. with an encore presentation Sunday, April 22 at 12:30 p.m.

GP at the Met: Rodelinda

Stephanie Blythe

Stephanie Blythe sings in Handel’s Rodelinda. Also featured is Shenyang as Garibaldo. GP at the Met: Rodelinda airs April 22 at 12 p.m. on PBS (check local listings). In New York, THIRTEEN will premiere the program Thursday, April 19 at 8:30 p.m. with an encore presentation Sunday, April 22 at 12:30 p.m.

GP at the Met: Rodelinda

Rene√© Fleming sings “Mio Caro Bene”

Renee Fleming sings “Mio Caro Bene,” Rodelinda’s final aria from Handel’s Rodelinda. Also featured are Moritz Linn as Flavio and Andreas Scholl as Bertarido. GP at the Met: Rodelinda airs April 22 at 12 p.m. on PBS (check local listings). In New York, THIRTEEN will premiere the program Thursday, April 19 at 8:30 p.m. with […]

GP at the Met: Don Giovanni

Mariusz Kwiecien Sings “Champagne Aria”

Mariusz Kwiecien (Don Giovanni) sings the “Champagne Aria” from Mozart’s Don Giovanni. Don Giovanni airs Sunday, February 26 at 12 p.m. on PBS (check local listings). In New York, THIRTEEN will air the program Thursday, February 23 at 9 p.m., with an encore Sunday, February 26 at 12:30 p.m.

GP at the Met: Capriccio

The Final Scene

Renee Fleming performas an aria as The Countess in a portion of the Final Scene from Richard Strauss’s Capriccio, conducted by Andrew Davis in John Cox’s production, at the Metropolitan Opera. Capriccio airs for Great Performances at the Met August 14 at 12 p.m. ET on PBS (check local listings).

“Spargi d’amaro pianto”

Natalie Dessay sings “Spargi d’amaro pianto” from Act 3 of the Metropolitan Opera’s production of Donizetti’s Lucia di Lammermoor.

GP at the Met: Nixon in China

“News has a kind of mystery” Aria

Richard Nixon (James Maddalena) sings the aria “News has a kind of mystery” from Act 1, Scene 1 of the Metropolitan Opera premiere of John Adams’s Nixon in China, directed by Peter Sellars and conducted by the composer.

“Je t’implore et je tremble”

In this clip, watch Susan Graham as Iphigenie perform “Je t’implore et je tremble” alongside Placido Domingo as Oreste in Gluck’s Iphigenie en Tauride at the Metropolitan Opera. Iphegenie en Tauride airs May 29th at 12 pm. (check local listings).

Jackie Evancho: Dream with Me in Concert

Jackie Evancho sings “Nessun Dorma”

Watch Jackie Evancho perform the aria “Nessun Dorma” from Giacomo Puccini’s opera Turandot for the GREAT PERFORMANCES Jackie Evancho: Dream with Me in Concert. The concert is telecast throughout June, 2011 on PBS stations (check local listings).

Pavarotti: A Life in Seven Arias

Arias

Metropolitan Opera Archives “Che gelida manina” “Che gelida manina” (“Your tiny hand is frozen”), from Puccini’s La Boheme (1896), stacks high in any tenor’s repertory, but none higher than Pavarotti’s. The role of the romantic poet Rodolfo fits him like a glove and was the first he sang on stage, in hometown Modena. Also his […]