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Met Opera: Werther


Werther
by Jules Massenet

 

Conductor: Alain Altinoglu

Jonas Kaufmann stars in the title role of Massenet's adaptation of Goethe's tragic romance, opposite Sophie Koch as Charlotte. The new production is directed and designed by Richard Eyre and Rob Howell, the same team that created the Met's recent hit staging of Carmen. Rising young maestro Alain Altinoglu conducts.

CAST:

Sophie: Lisette Oropesa
Charlotte: Sophie Koch
Werther: Jonas Kaufmann
Albert: David Bižic
La Bailli: Jonathan Summers 

Start time: 10:00 AM on Capital Public Radio.
Approximate running time 2 hrs. 50 min.

 
Saturday, March 15, 2014

Play List

1:00p
1:07p
Francesco Durante: Concerto No. 3 in Eb major - Concerto Koln; Label: Capriccio Records; Number: 10371 FindBUY
1:18p
Leopold Hofmann: Concerto for oboe and harpsichord in F major Badley F1 - Nicolaus Esterhazy Sinfonia; Bela Drahos, conductor; Stefan Schilli, oboe; Jeno Jando, harpsichord; Label: Naxos; Number: 553979 FindBUY
1:40p
Benjamin Britten: Simple Symphony Opus 4 - Bern Camerata; Label: Denon Records; Number: 9409 FindBUY
1:57p
Franz Joseph Haydn: Horn Concerto No. 3 in D major HOB 7 - Academy of Ancient Music; Christopher Hogwood, conductor; Timothy Brown, natural horn; Label: L'oiseau Lyre; Number: 417610 FindBUY
2:00p
2:15p
David Amram: Red River Valley Theme and Variations - Manhattan Chamber Orchestra; Richard Auldon Clark, conductor; Julius Baker, flute; Label: Newport Classic; Number: 85546 FindBUY
2:28p
Joseph Wolfl: Piano Concerto No. 1 Opus 20 - S. W. German Radio Symphony Orchestra; Johannes Moesus, conductor; Yorck Kronenberg, piano; Label: Cpo; Number: 777374 FindBUY

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