Archive for November 21st, 2019

Nov. 21 2019

12/28/19 The Magic Flute -1PM

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THE METROPOLITAN OPERA The Magic Flute Mozart ESTIMATED RUN TIME:  1 HR 45 MINS, no intermission SUNG IN  ENGLISH photo credit:  Karen Almond / Met Opera A beloved holiday tradition continues as Mozart’s delightful fairy tale returns in the Met’s abridged, English-language version for families, perfect for younger audiences, with no intermission and a running […]

Nov. 21 2019

12/21/19 – MACBETH -1PM

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  THE METROPOLITAN OPERA MACBETH Verdi ESTIMATED RUN TIME:  3 HRS 10 MINS, 1 intermission SUNG IN  ITALIAN photo credit: Marty Sohl/Metropolitan Opera Soprano Anna Netrebko created a sensation when she made her Met role debut as Lady Macbeth in 2014, opposite baritone Željko Lučić in the title role. Now, the two stars reunite to reprise […]

Nov. 21 2019

12/14/19 – The Queen of Spades -1 PM

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THE METROPOLITAN OPERA The Queen of Spades Tchaikovsky ESTIMATED RUN TIME:  3 HRS 35 MINS, 1 intermission SUNG IN  RUSSIAN photo credit: Ken Howard / Met Opera Tchaikovsky’s eerie thriller of imperial Russia has its first performances at the Met since 2011. Tenor Aleksandrs Antonenko is Hermann, the fanatical gambler whose obsession with a powerful secret […]

Nov. 21 2019

12/07/19 – Akhnaten – THE MET RETURNS! – 1PM

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The Metropolitan Opera AkhnatenPhilip Glass ESTIMATED RUN TIME:  3 HRS 30 MINS, 2 intermissions SUNG IN  VARIOUS photo credit:   Paola Kudacki/ Met Opera Director Phelim McDermott tackles another one of Philip Glass’s masterpieces, following the now-legendary Met staging of Satyagraha. Star countertenor Anthony Roth Costanzo is the title pharaoh, the revolutionary ruler who transformed ancient Egypt, with […]

Nov. 21 2019

Thursday 11/21/19 The Cleveland Orchestra

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11pm Franz Welser-Möst, conductor Paul Jacobs, organ HAYDN: Symphony No. 34 DEUTSCH: “Okeanos” for Organ and Orchestra TCHAIKOVSKY: Symphony No. 5 Wagner: “Tannhauser” Overture conducted by Robert Spano;

Nov. 21 2019

Playlist: Nov/21/19

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10:58 PM Francisco Tarrega — Pavana Manuel Barrueco, guitarTonar, 1201 10:37 PM Richard Strauss — Parergon Opus: 73Conductor: Rudolph KempeEnsemble: Staatskapelle DresdenPeter Rosel, pianoAngel/EMI, 64342 10:02 PM Johann Sebastian Bach — Violin Partita No. 2 Key: dHilary Hahn, violinCBS/Sony, 62793 9:54 PM Giuseppe Verdi — Giovanna d’Arco: Sinfonia (Overture) Conductor: Riccardo ChaillyEnsemble: National Philharmonic Orch.London, […]

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