« Return to Blog Listings
Feb. 15 2019

03/30/19 – Die Walküre – 12:30pm

By WBJC Programming | Posted in Old Met | 1 Comment

The Metropolitan Opera

Richard Wagner
Die Walküre

  • ESTIMATED RUN TIME: 4 HRS 55 MINS, 2 intermissions
  • photo credit: Karen Almond / Met Opera

In what is expected to be a Wagnerian event for the ages, soprano Christine Goerke plays Brünnhilde, Wotan’s willful warrior daughter, who loses her immortality in opera’s most famous act of filial defiance. Tenor Stuart Skelton and soprano Eva-Maria Westbroek play the incestuous twins Siegmund and Sieglinde. Greer Grimsley sings Wotan. Philippe Jordan conducts.

You can download performance programs, read the opera synopsis and watch performance videos at: https://www.metopera.org/Season/Radio/Saturday-Matinee-Broadcasts/


Headshot for Philippe Jordan


Philippe Jordan

Headshot of Christine Goerke


Christine Goerke

Headshot of Eva-Maria Westbroek


Eva-Maria Westbroek

Headshot of Jamie Barton


Jamie Barton

Headshot Stuart Skelton


Stuart Skelton

Headshot of Greer Grimsley


Greer Grimsley

Headshot of Günther Groissböck


Günther Groissböck


WBJC is member supported. The programming you see here is made possible by YOU and we are grateful for your continued support! Make a donation today by clicking any of the blue buttons around the site.

One Response to 03/30/19 – Die Walküre – 12:30pm

  • Diana Ross
    Diana Ross says:

    Apologies folks… there were transmission issues from the Met and they weren’t able to resolve the issue until near 1pm. They started the opera transmission in-progress for us, so the beginning has been chopped off.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.