Akhnaten at the Brooklyn Museum
On November 2, countertenor Anthony Roth Costanzo, Brooklyn Youth Chorus, the Mannes Orchestra, and Gandini Juggling came together to give thousands of attendees at Brooklyn Museum’s free First Saturdays event a taste of Philip Glass’s “Akhnaten.”
The Queen of Spades: “Akh! istomilas ya gorem”
Lise Davidsen sings an excerpt from Lisa’s Act III aria in the final dress rehearsal. Production: Elijah Moshinsky. Conductor: Vasily Petrenko. 2019–20 season.
Anthony Roth Costanzo on Akhnaten
Countertenor Anthony Roth Costanzo discusses Philip Glass’s “Akhnaten” with Live in HD host Joyce DiDonato. 2019–20 season.
J’Nai Bridges on Akhnaten
Mezzo-soprano J’Nai Bridges discusses appearing in Philip Glass’s “Akhnaten” and her road to the Met stage with Live in HD host Joyce DiDonato. 2019–20 season.
Le Nozze di Figaro: “Cinque … dieci … venti”
Nadine Sierra and Luca Pisaroni sing Susanna and Figaro’s Act I duet in the final dress rehearsal. Production: Sir Richard Eyre. Conductor: Antonello Manacorda. 2019–20 season.
Le Nozze di Figaro: “Sull’aria”
Nadine Sierra and Susanna Phillips sing Susanna and the Countess’s Act III duet in the final dress rehearsal. Production: Sir Richard Eyre. Conductor: Antonello Manacorda. 2019–20 season.
Madama Butterfly: “Addio, fiorito asil”
Bruce Sledge, as Pinkerton, and Paulo Szot, as Sharpless, sing an excerpt from Act III in the Live in HD transmission. Production: Anthony Minghella. Conductor: Pier Giorgio Morandi. 2019–20 season.
John Froelich on Lighting Madama Butterfly
Met Resident Lighting Designer John Froelich speaks with Live in HD host Christine Goerke about the artistic and practical aspects of lighting "Madama Butterfly" and all of the Met’s other spectacular productions. 2019–20 season.