Sony Classical continues their release of classic Metropolitan Opera broadcasts with a 1962 Met production of Puccini’s ‘Tosca’ with Leontyne Price in the title role.
Italian soprano Renata Tebaldi starred in many of Giacomo Puccini’s operas, including La Boheme. Here her sing her heart out as Mimi alongside Swedish tenor Jussi Bjorling.
After watching the Met’s live HD transmission of Puccini’s La Fanciulla del West, I wondered what would happen if I put it and the new True Grit in a bag together, so to speak, and let nature take its course.
Reviews from Metropolitan Opera’s HD performance of “La Fanciulla del West.”
Giacomo Puccini’s more famous opera, “La fanciulla del West” (Girl of the West) about the gold rush of 1849 is a century old.
The Metropolitan Opera’s production of Giacomo Puccini’s Turandot is presented live in HD from the Met on Saturday, Novemver 7 at 1 PM.
The new season of live HD presentations from the Met begins this Saturday at 1pm with the controversial new staging of Puccini’s Tosca, starring Karita Mattlila and Marcelo Alvarez.
Christopher Purdy Waxes Nostalgic about B. F. Keith’s Memorial Theatre in Boston
In planning a broadcast of Opera Columbus’s recent production of Puccini’s Turandot, I found myself with about ninety minutes of leftover air time.