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December 2014

SAT 6th December at 7.30pm - VERDI OPERAS - DOMINGO CELEBRATION (Repeat from ROH 2011)

An homage to Placido Domingo with the Chorus  and Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, conducted by Antonio Pappano


SAT 13th December at 5pm – WAGNER – DIE MEISTERSINGER VON NURNBERG Live from the MET

Johan Reuter, Johan Botha and Annette Dasch with the Chorus and Orchestra of the New York Metropolitan Opera, conducted by James Levine


SAT 20th December at 5pm - MOZART - LE NOZZE DI FIGARO (MET Live)

Erwin Schrott, Mariusz Kwiecien and Danielle de Niese with the Chorus and Orchestra of the New York Metropolitan Opera, conducted by Edo de Waart


MON 29th December at 5.45pm - WAGNER - TRISTAN UND ISOLDE from ROH

Nina Stemme and Stephen Gould with the Chorus and Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, conducted by Antonio Pappano



Opera on 3 January - Febuary 2015

Sat 3rd January at 6pm – HUMPERDINCK - HANSEL AND GRETEL Live from the MET

Christine Rice and Heidi Stober with the Orchestra and Chorus of the New York Metropolitan Opera, conducted by Andrew Davis

Sat 10th January at 7.15pm – VERDI – UN BALLO IN MASCHERA from the ROH

Joseph Calleja, Liudmyla Monastyrska and Dmitri Hvorostovsky with the Chorus and Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, conducted by Daniel Oren

Sat 17th January at 6pm – LEHAR – THE MERRY WIDOW Live from the ME

Renée Fleming, Nathan Gunn and Kelli O’Hara with the Chorus and Orchestra of the New York Metropolitan Opera, conducted by Fabio Luisi

Mon 26th January at 6.30pm - MOZART - IDOMENEO from the ROH

Matthew Polenzani, Sophie Bevan and Malin Bystrom with the Chorus and Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, conducted by Marc Minkowski

Sat 31st January at 7.15pm - GIORDANO – ANDREA CHENIER Live from the ROH

Jonas Kaufmann and Eva-Maria Westbroek with the Chorus and Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, conducted by Antonio Pappano

MON 2nd February at 7.30pm – OFFENBACH Les Contes d’Hoffmann from the MET

Vittorio Grigolo and Matthew Polenzani with with the Chorus and Orchestra of the New York Metropolitan Opera, conducted by Yves Abel

MON 9th February at 7.30pm – VERDI Macbeth from the MET

Anna Netrebko, Zeljiko Lucic, Joseph Calleja and Rene Pape with the Chorus and Orchestra of the New York Metropolitan Opera, conducted by Fabio Luisi

MON 16th February at 7.30pm – TCHAIKOVSKY / BARTOK Iolanta/Duke Bluebeard’s Castle from the MET

Anna Netrebko, Nadja Michael and Mikhail Petrenko with the Chorus and Orchestra of the New York Metropolitan Opera, conducted by Valery Gergiev

MON 23rd February at 6.30pm – WAGNER The Flying Dutchman

Bryn Terfel and Adrianne Pieczonka, with the Chorus and Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, conducted by Andris Nelsons

 

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