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Saturday, February 1, 2014 Permalink

Met Opera: Madama Butterfly

 
  

Madama Butterfly
by Giacomo Puccini

Anthony Minghella’s breathtakingly beautiful and powerfully dramatic production returns, with Amanda Echalaz making her Met debut as Cio-Cio-San. Rising tenor Bryan Hymel sings Pinkerton.

Conductor: Philippe Auguin

CAST:

Cio-Cio-San: Amanda Echalaz
Suzuki: Elizabeth DeShong
Pinkerton: Bryan Hymel
Sharpless: Scott Hendricks

Start time: 10:00 AM on Capital Public Radio.
Approximate running time 3 hrs. 15 min.

Playlist

1:00pm
1:31pm
Carl Orff: Carmina Burana (excerpts) BUY Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra; Andre Previn, conductor Barbara Bonney, soprano; Frank Lopardo, tenor; Vienna Boys' Choir; Arnold Schoenberg Choir
Deutsche Grammophon 439950
1:55pm
Nino Rota: 8 1/2 (music from the film) BUY Orchestra of La Scala, Milan; Riccardo Muti, conductor
Sony 63359
2:00pm
2:02pm
Johann Nepomuk Hummel: Quartet for clarinet and strings in Eb major S 78/WoO 5 BUY L'Archibudelli Charles Neidich, clarinet
Sony 57968
2:28pm
Tomasso Albinoni: Concerto No. 1 a cinque for strings in D major Opus 7 BUY I Musici
Philips 432115
2:33pm
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 15 in Bb major K 450 (FROM THE RUSSELL KLETZING COLLECTION) BUY Academy of St. Martin-in-the-Fields; Neville Marriner, conductor Alfred Brendel, piano
Philips 422651

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