Mozart

GP at the Met: La Clemenza di Tito

“Parto, Parto”

Elina Garanca performs an aria from Act I of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart’s La Clemenza di Tito.

GP at the Met: La Clemenza di Tito

“Se all’impero”

Giuseppe Filianoti performs “Se all’impero” from Mozart’s opera La Clemenza di Tito.

GP at the Met: La Clemenza di Tito

About the Opera

La Clemenza di Tito, Mozart’s final opera seria, with Barbara Frittoli, Elīna Garanča, and Giuseppe Filianoti airs on Great Performances at the Met Sunday, April 14 at 12 noon on PBS (check local listings).

Remembering Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau (1925 – 2012)

We mourn the passing of the great German baritone Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau who passed away Friday, May 18th at the age of 86. GREAT PERFORMANCES was honored to showcase Fischer-Dieskau in two productions as he memorably played Count Almaviva in Jean-Pierre Ponnelle’s film version of The Marriage of Figaro which aired in 1977. The production was […]

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.

Preview of The Vienna Philharmonic Summer Night Concert 2009

Under the direction of Daniel Barenboim, one of the world’s most acclaimed conductors, the internationally-renowned Vienna Philharmonic performs an open-air summertime concert in the historic Baroque Park overlooking the breathtaking Schönbrunn Palace, one of Austria’s most important cultural monuments. Recorded in glorious high definition and pristine 5.1 surround sound, The Vienna Philharmonic Summer Night Concert […]

GP at the Met: The Magic Flute

Production Credits

Web Credits Producer: Anu Krishnan Designer: Lenny Drozner Graphic Art: Ying Zhou-Hudson, Emily Nonouchi Technical Director: Brian Lee Production Assistant: Diana Cofresí-Terrero Copy Editor: Leslie Kriesel HTML Implementation: Brian Santalone GREAT PERFORMANCES Web pages copyright © 2007 Educational Broadcasting Corporation. Thirteen Online is a production of Thirteen/WNET New York’s Kravis Multimedia Education Center in New […]

GP at the Met: The Magic Flute

Introduction

Ken Howard/The Metropolitan Opera Composer: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Librettists: Emanuel Schikaneder; English translation by J.D. McClatchy Production: Julie Taymor Conductor: James Levine Performers: Ying Huang (Pamina), Matthew Polenzani (Tamino), Nathan Gunn (Papageno), Erika Miklósa (The Queen of the Night), and René Pape (Sarastro) Synopsis: Three ladies in the service of the Queen of the Night […]