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Opera on 3 Episode guide

  1. Gounod's Faust

    Live from the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, Donald Macleod presents Gounod's Faust.

    First broadcast: 22 Apr 2014

  2. Cavalli's L'Ormindo

    A performance given at the Sam Wanamaker Playhouse in London of Cavalli's opera L'Ormindo.

    First broadcast: 14 Apr 2014

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  3. Puccini's La Fanciulla del West

    Andrew McGregor introduces a performance of Puccini's opera La Fanciulla del West.

    First broadcast: 05 Apr 2014

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  4. Strauss: Die Frau ohne Schatten

    Semyon Bychkov conducts Strauss's opera Die Frau ohne Schatten in Covent Garden.

    First broadcast: 29 Mar 2014

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  5. Handel's Rodelinda

    Live from the Coliseum in London, an ENO performance of Handel's opera Rodelinda.

    First broadcast: 08 Mar 2014

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  6. Mozart's Don Giovanni

    From the Royal Opera House, a new version of Mozart's Don Giovanni, with Mariusz Kwiecien.

    First broadcast: 03 Mar 2014

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  7. Turnage's Greek

    Mark-Anthony Turnage's Greek in Music Theatre Wales' production from the Royal Opera House

    First broadcast: 17 Feb 2014

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  8. Strauss 150: Elektra

    Andris Nelsons conducts Strauss's opera Elektra at the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden.

    First broadcast: 06 Jan 2014

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  9. Richard Strauss 150 - Capriccio

    A performance of Strauss's opera Capriccio, with Renee Fleming as the Countess.

    First broadcast: 04 Jan 2014

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  10. Britten 100: The Rape of Lucretia

    Nicholas Collon conducts Britten's opera The Rape of Lucretia at Glyndebourne.

    First broadcast: 28 Dec 2013

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  11. Wagner's Parsifal

    Live from the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, a performance of Wagner's opera Parsifal.

    First broadcast: 11 Dec 2013

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  12. From the Met

    Performances of the great operas from New York's Metropolitan Opera House

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  13. Berg's Wozzeck

    A performance of Berg's opera Wozzeck, given at the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden.

    First broadcast: 02 Dec 2013

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  14. Verdi 200: Don Carlos

    Verdi 200: Claudio Abbado conducts the original French version of Don Carlos.

    First broadcast: 25 Nov 2013

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  15. Albert Herring

    Live from the Barbican, Steuart Bedford conducts the BBCSO in Britten's Albert Herring.

    First broadcast: 23 Nov 2013

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  16. Verdi 200: Les Vepres Siciliennes

    The first-ever performance from the Royal Opera House of Verdi's Les Vepres Siciliennes.

    First broadcast: 18 Nov 2013

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  17. Beethoven's Fidelio

    Edward Gardner conducts a performance of Beethoven's Fidelio at ENO, starring Emma Bell.

    First broadcast: 11 Nov 2013

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  18. Donizetti's Roberto Devereux

    Mary King presents WNO's production of Donizetti's rarely-heard opera Roberto Devereux.

    First broadcast: 04 Nov 2013

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  19. Wagner 200: Die Feen

    Martin Handley introduces a performance of Wagner's rarely-heard opera Die Feen.

    First broadcast: 28 Oct 2013

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  20. Britten 100: Death in Venice

    Live from the Leeds Grand Theatre, an Opera North production of Britten's Death in Venice.

    First broadcast: 19 Oct 2013

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  21. Verdi 200: Il trovatore

    A performance of Il trovatore, one of Verdi's most popular operas. With Jonas Kaufmann.

    First broadcast: 12 Oct 2013

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  22. Verdi 200: Don Carlo

    A performance of Verdi's opera Don Carlo as part of Radio 3's Verdi 200 celebrations.

    First broadcast: 07 Oct 2013

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  23. Puccini's La Rondine

    From the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, a performance of Puccini's opera La Rondine.

    First broadcast: 30 Sep 2013

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  24. Wagner's Liebesverbot

    Edward Downes conducts Wagner's early comic opera Liebesverbot.

    First broadcast: 21 Sep 2013

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  25. Wagner 200: Die Meistersinger von Nurnberg

    Wagner's opera Die Meistersinger von Nurnberg, performed at the 2013 Salzburg Festival.

    First broadcast: 14 Sep 2013

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  26. Wagner 200 - Rienzi

    John Shea presents an archive recording from 1976 of Wagner's third opera Rienzi.

    First broadcast: 06 Jul 2013

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  27. Britten's Gloriana

    Britten's opera on Elizabeth I, Gloriana, live from the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden.

    First broadcast: 29 Jun 2013

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  28. George Benjamin's Written on Skin

    From the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, George Benjamin's new opera Written on Skin.

    First broadcast: 22 Jun 2013

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  29. Rossini's La Donna del Lago

    Rossini's opera La Donna del Lago performed at the Royal Opera House in Covent Garden.

    First broadcast: 15 Jun 2013

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  30. Verdi 200 - Nabucco

    Placido Domingo stars in a performance of Verdi's Nabucco, given at the Royal Opera House.

    First broadcast: 08 Jun 2013

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