Videos

2016 HD Summer Encores

Four popular productions from the Met's Live in HD series of performance transmissions return to theaters this summer, beginning June 22. Watch the trailer!

Robert Carsen on His New Production of Der Rosenkavalier

Watch a preview of Robert Carsen's new production of Strauss's “Der Rosenkavalier," starring Renée Fleming and Elina Garanca and conducted by Sebastian Weigle. Opens April 13, 2017.

Die Entführung aus dem Serail: Martern aller Arten (Shagimuratova)

Albina Shagimuratova sings an excerpt from Konstanze's aria from Act II of Mozart's "Die Entführung aus dem Serail." Production: John Dexter. Conductor: James Levine. 2015–16 season.

Elektra: "Vater! Agamemnon!" (Nina Stemme)

Nina Stemme sings an excerpt from Elektra's monologue from Richard Strauss's "Elektra." Production: Patrice Chéreau. Conductor: Esa-Pekka Salonen. 2015–16 season.

Elektra: Confrontation Scene (Nina Stemme)

Nina Stemme (Elektra) sings an excerpt from the Confrontation Scene from Richard Strauss's "Elektra." Production: Patrice Chéreau. Conductor: Esa-Pekka Salonen. 2015–16 season.

Elektra: Recognition Scene (Nina Stemme)

Nina Stemme (Elektra) sings an excerpt from the Recognition Scene from Richard Strauss's "Elektra" (with Eric Owens, Orest). Production: Patrice Chéreau. Conductor: Esa-Pekka Salonen. 2015–16 season.

Elektra: Trailer

Nina Stemme takes on the title role of Strauss's powerful drama, in Patrice Chéreau's acclaimed new production. Esa-Pekka Salonen conducts, and Waltraud Meier, Adrianne Pieczonka, and Eric Owens co-star. 2015–16 season.

Gallery Met Shorts: Roberto Devereux

Set to music from the third of Donizetti's three Tudor queen operas, the most recent Gallery Met Short is by artist Genieve Figgis. She took Roberto Devereux as the jumping-off point for a whimsical animated video exploration of Queen Elizabeth I.

Elektra: Orchestra Rehearsal

Conductor Esa-Pekka Salonen rehearses the Metropolitan Opera Orchestra in Richard Strauss's Elektra, which opens April 14 in Patrice Chéreau's new production.

Simon Boccanegra: "Plebe, patrizi, popolo" (Domingo)

Plácido Domingo (Simon Boccanegra) sings an excerpt from the Act I aria from Verdi's "Simon Boccanegra" at the final dress rehearsal. Production: Giancarlo del Monaco. Conductor: James Levine. 2015-16 season.

Simon Boccanegra: "Propizio ei giunge" (Calleja, Furlanetto)

Joseph Calleja (Gabriele Adorno) and Ferruccio Furlanetto (Jacopo Fiesco) sing an excerpt from the Act I duet from Verdi's "Simon Boccanegra" at the final dress rehearsal. Production: Giancarlo del Monaco. Conductor: James Levine. 2015-16 season.

Simon Boccanegra: "Vieni a mirar la cerula marina tremolante" (Haroutounian, Calleja)

Lianna Haroutounian (Amelia Grimaldi) and Joseph Calleja (Gabriele Adorno) sing an excerpt from the Act I duet from Verdi's "Simon Boccanegra" at the final dress rehearsal. Production: Giancarlo del Monaco. Conductor: James Levine. 2015-16 season.

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