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Final Judgement and Serene Prayers: Verdi's Requiem
Join Jane Marsh as she covers some of the impactful moments in this magnificent work.
Monday, November 27, 2017 6:00 PM
Score Reading: Requiem

Saturday, December 02, 2017 10:00 AM
Score Reading: Requiem

Saturday, December 02, 2017 10:00 AM
Master Class: La Boheme

Sunday, December 03, 2017 3:00 PM
In Studio: Sir Thomas Allen
Sir Thomas Allen talks about his current and upcoming roles with Opera News Editor-in-Chief F. Paul Driscoll.
Tuesday, December 12, 2017 6:00 PM
The Enduring Appeal of Tosca
Lecturer Victoria Bond takes a further look into one of the most iconic operas in the repertoire.
Tuesday, January 09, 2018 6:00 PM
A Verdi Turning Point: Il Trovatore
Jane Marsh touches upon specifics of Verdi's vocal writing and discusses why this opera is considered a turning point of his middle period.
Monday, January 22, 2018 6:00 PM
Librettists of the Season Pt 1

Tuesday, January 23, 2018 6:30 PM
In Studio: Anita Rachvelishvili
Digital Editor Adam Wasserman joins the mezzo-soprano Anita Rachvelishvili in conversation.
Wednesday, January 24, 2018 6:00 PM
Showcase: Parsifal

Sunday, January 28, 2018 3:00 PM
Librettists of the Season Pt 2

Tuesday, January 30, 2018 6:30 PM
Score Reading: Il Trovatore

Saturday, February 03, 2018 10:00 AM
Score Reading: Il Trovatore

Saturday, February 03, 2018 10:00 AM
Sin and Redemption: The Story of Parsifal
John J.H. Muller examines the musical language and history of this important work.
Monday, February 05, 2018 4:30 PM
Librettists of the Season Pt 3

Tuesday, February 06, 2018 6:30 PM
Librettists of the Season Pt 4

Tuesday, February 13, 2018 6:30 PM
Bel Canto Fireworks: Rossini's Semiramide
Lecturer Jeffrey Langford explores the grand tale of love and murder.
Wednesday, February 28, 2018 6:00 PM
Obsession and Revenge in Elektra
Join Victoria Bond as she delves into the ancient tale of murder, revenge, and love, as told through Richard Strauss's tumultuous score.
Monday, March 05, 2018 6:00 PM
In Studio: Ermonela Jaho
The soprano Ermonela Jaho sits down for a conversation with Opera News Editor-in-Chief F. Paul Driscoll.
Tuesday, March 06, 2018 6:00 PM
Score Reading: Semiramide

Saturday, March 10, 2018 10:00 AM
Score Reading: Semiramide

Saturday, March 10, 2018 10:00 AM
In Studio: Christine Goerke
The soprano Christine Goerke talks with Opera News Editor-in-Chief F. Paul Driscoll about her career.
Wednesday, March 14, 2018 6:00 PM
The School for Lovers: Cos<ì>i fan tutte
Join Sean Cooper as he examines the history and comic complexities of Mozart's melodic masterpiece.
Thursday, March 15, 2018 6:00 PM
Opera Boot Camp: Introduction to the Orchestra - The String Section

Saturday, March 17, 2018 10:30 AM
Opera Boot Camp: Introduction to the Orchestra - Double Reeds and Woodwinds

Saturday, March 17, 2018 1:00 PM
Master Class: Lucia

Sunday, March 18, 2018 3:00 PM
Opera Boot Camp: Introduction to the Orchestra - The Brass Section

Saturday, March 24, 2018 10:30 AM
Opera Boot Camp: Introduction to the Orchestra - Percussion and Keyboard Instruments

Saturday, March 24, 2018 1:00 PM
Intrigue and Love: Luisa Miller
John J.H. Muller explores this lesser-known Verdi gem.
Monday, April 02, 2018 6:00 PM
Writing for the Opera Orch. 1

Thursday, April 05, 2018 6:30 PM
Score Reading: Lucia di Lammermoor

Saturday, April 07, 2018 10:00 AM
Score Reading: Lucia di Lammermoor

Saturday, April 07, 2018 10:00 AM
Writing for the Opera Orch. 2

Thursday, April 12, 2018 6:30 PM
Score Reading: Aria Jukebox 1

Saturday, April 14, 2018 10:30 AM
Score Reading: Aria Jukebox 2

Saturday, April 14, 2018 1:00 PM
Opera Duos, Part I

Wednesday, April 18, 2018 11:00 AM
Writing for the Opera Orch. 3

Thursday, April 19, 2018 6:30 PM
Cendrillon, Part I

Saturday, April 21, 2018 10:30 AM
Cendrillon, Part II

Saturday, April 21, 2018 1:00 PM
Opera Duos, Part II

Wednesday, April 25, 2018 11:00 AM
Opera Duos, Part III

Wednesday, May 02, 2018 11:00 AM
An Afternoon with James Levine

Sunday, May 06, 2018 3:00 PM
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Friday, November 24, 2017
At the Met: Requiem
8:00 PM
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Saturday, November 25, 2017
At the Met: The Magic Flute
2:00 PM
At the Met: Thaïs
8:00 PM
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Tuesday, November 28, 2017
Backstage Tours
3:00 PM
At the Met: Thaïs
7:30 PM
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Wednesday, November 29, 2017
Backstage Tours
3:00 PM
At the Met: Requiem
7:30 PM
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Thursday, November 30, 2017
Backstage Tours
3:00 PM
At the Met: The Magic Flute
7:30 PM
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Friday, December 01, 2017
At the Met: Norma
8:00 PM
2
Saturday, December 02, 2017
Score Reading: Requiem
10:00 AM
Score Reading: Requiem
10:00 AM
At the Met: Requiem
1:00 PM
At the Met: Thaïs
8:00 PM
3
Sunday, December 03, 2017
Backstage Tours
10:30 AM
Backstage Tours
1:30 PM
Master Class: La Boheme
3:00 PM
4
Monday, December 04, 2017
At the Met: The Magic Flute
7:30 PM
5
Tuesday, December 05, 2017
Backstage Tours
3:00 PM
At the Met: Norma
7:30 PM
6
Wednesday, December 06, 2017
At the Met: Le Nozze di Figaro
7:30 PM
7
Thursday, December 07, 2017
Backstage Tours
3:00 PM
At the Met: The Magic Flute
7:30 PM

RENÉE & FRIENDS 

12:15PM
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Friday, December 08, 2017
Backstage Tours
3:00 PM
At the Met: Norma
8:00 PM
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Saturday, December 09, 2017
At the Met: The Magic Flute
12:30 PM
At the Met: Le Nozze di Figaro
8:00 PM