Live at the Met: From Stage to Screen
Graham, Halvorson, Racette
Armiliato; Metropolitan Opera Orchestra
Pavarotti and Levine in Recital
This commemorative playlist celebrates the life and artistry of Jon Vickers, the extraordinary dramatic tenor whose passionate performances of some of the most demanding roles in opera thrilled Met audiences for 27 years. Vickers made his Met debut in 1960 as Canio in Pagliacci and went on to sing 280 performances of 17 roles with the company.
Hansel and Gretel
Dec 18-Jan 8
Returning for the holidays, this season's family entertainingment is richard Jone' witty production of Humperdinck's fairy-tale opera, conducted by Sir Andrew Davis, in whcih two children facre against a wicked witch.