At the Opera

Hosted By Sean Bianco

Host Sean Bianco brings you a full-length opera featuring great voices from the past and present followed by “Opera Potpourri.”

Schedule

Saturday, 8 p.m. – 12 a.m.
on Music Station

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Upcoming Shows

Holiday Special

December 22, 2018

This special edition of At The Opera features Sean Bianco's traditional holiday double-bill: La Boheme by Giacomo Puccini and the uplifting seasonal classic Amahl and the Night Visitors by Gian Carlo Menotti.

LATEST SHOW | Saturday, December 15, 2018

Saturday, October 13, 2018

At The Opera, Wagner: Die Walkure, October 13, 2018

Tune at 8pm to part 2 of Wagner's Ring Cycle live from the MET recorded in 1940 staring Lauritz Melchoir and Kirsten Flagstad.

Saturday, October 6, 2018

At The Opera, Wagner: Das Rheingold (MET 1951) October 6, 2018

Tune in at 8pm to hear the first installment of Wagner's Ring Cycle recorded live at the MET in 1951 staring Hans Hotter as Wotan.

Saturday, September 29, 2018

At The Opera, Opera Potpourri, September 29, 2018

Tune in at 8pm to hear All Opera Potpourri. A great show for the whole the family!

Saturday, September 22, 2018

At The Opera, Opera Potpourri Fund drive, September 22, 2018

Tune in at 8pm to hear an all Opera Potpourri Fund Drive show. Hear the best of the best of Opera Potpourri.

Saturday, September 15, 2018

At The Opera, Verdi: La Traviata (La Scala 1955), September 15, 2018

Tune in at 8pm to hear Verdi's La Traviata with Maria Callas and Giuseppe Di Stefano and recorded live at La Scala in 1955.

Saturday, September 8, 2018

At The Opera, Bellini: Norma, September 8, 2018

Tune in at 8pm to hear Maria Callas in Bellini's Norma recorded in 1954.

Saturday, September 1, 2018

At The Opera, Ponchielli: La Gioconda, September 1, 2018

Tune in at 8pm to hear Sean Bianco's favorite opera, Ponchielli's La Gioconda recorded in 1957 staring Zinka Milanov, Giuseppe Di Stefano and Leonard Warren. This was the first opera Mr. Bianco ever heard and has remained his favorite.

Saturday, August 25, 2018

At The Opera, Verdi: Falstaff, August 25, 2018

Tune in at 8pm to hear Verdi's last opera, Falstaff. The classic CETRA 1949 recording stars Giuseppe Taddei as Sir John Falstaff.

Saturday, August 18, 2018

At The Opera, Rossini: Guglielmo Tell, August 18, 2018

Tune in tonight at 8pm to hear Rossini's William Tell. A 1980 DECCA recording staring Sherrill Milnes, Luciano Pavarotti and Mirella Freni.

Saturday, August 11, 2018

At The Opera, Verdi: Otello (CETRA 1955) August 11, 2018

Tune in at 8pm to hear a 1955 CETRA recording of Verdi's Otello.