Isabel Leonard and David Portillo sing Blanche and the Chevalier de la Force’s Act II duet in which Blanche refuses to leave the convent despite the growing danger.
Eva-Maria Westbroek, as Sieglinde, sings of her love for her brother, Siegmund (Stuart Skelton) in an excerpt from Act I.
Christine Goerke sings Brünnhilde’s Act II battle cry.
Sunday, August 11 at 12:00 p.m. on PBS (check local listings) Season 13 of Great Performances at the Met continues Sunday, August 11 at 12 p.m. on PBS (check local listings) with Wagner’s epic drama Die Walküre, the second opera in the composer’s four-opera “Ring Cycle,” Der Ring des Nibelungen. Christine Goerke stars as the […]
Season 13 of Great Performances at the Met continues on Sunday, July 7 with Donizetti’s romantic comedy La Fille du Regiment, starring Pretty Yende, Javier Camarena, and Stephanie Blythe. Adding extra sparkle to the colorful comic opera is film icon Kathleen Turner, who makes her Met debut as the imperious Duchess of Krakenthorp.
Watch Donizetti’s romantic comedy about a budding military relationship starring Pretty Yende and Javier Camarena in a feast of bel canto vocal fireworks. Special guest Kathleen Turner makes her Met debut. Enrique Mazzola conducts.
Clémentine Margaine sings Carmen’s Habanera which serves as the entrance aria of the title character in Act I.
Watch Sir Richard Eyre’s production of Bizet’s masterpiece starring Clémentine Margaine reprising her role as opera’s ultimate seductress alongside Roberto Alagna as her impassioned lover Don José. Louis Langrée conducts.
Watch Cilea’s classic opera starring Anna Netrebko in the title role of the real-life French actress who dazzled 18th-century audiences with her on-and offstage passion, with Piotr Beczała as her lover, Maurizio.
Watch this lively excerpt of “Libiamo ne’ lieti calici,” one of the best-known melodies in opera, sung by Diana Damrau and Juan Diego Flórez.