Met Education Virtual Discussion: L’Elisir d’Amore
Prior to the free student stream of Donizetti's L’Elisir d’Amore, tenor Matthew Polenzani and director Bartlett Sher joined Met Executive Stage Director Paula Suozzi to discuss the opera and take questions from students.
Free Student Streams: Artist Q&A Highlights
Each week, to assist students and teachers working and learning remotely, the Met offers a free opera stream specially selected for young audiences. The program also includes live virtual hangouts with artists, allowing students to interact directly
L'Amour de Loin: Discussion with Kaija Saariaho
In advance of the free Nightly Opera Stream of Kaija Saariaho’s L’Amour de Loin, General Manager Peter Gelb spoke with the composer about her modern masterpiece. May 5, 2020.
At-Home Gala: “Va, pensiero”
The Met Orchestra and Chorus, conducted by Yannick Nézet-Séguin, perform “Va, pensiero” from Verdi’s Nabucco in a video assembled from individual takes and shown during the April 25, 2020, At-Home Gala. Edited by Pete Scalzitti.
At-Home Gala: “Ombra mai fù”
Members of the Met Orchestra viola section and Joyce DiDonato perform “Ombra mai fù” from Handel’s Serse in a video tribute to Vincent Lionti shown during the April 25, 2020, At-Home Gala. Edited by Pete Scalzitti.
At-Home Gala: Prelude to Act III of Lohengrin
The Met Orchestra, conducted by Yannick Nézet-Séguin, performs the Prelude to Act III of Wagner’s Lohengrin in a video assembled from individual takes and shown during the April 25, 2020, At-Home Gala. Edited by Pete Scalzitti.
The Voice Must Be Heard
To show their support during these uncertain times, top artists from around the world have recorded video messages sharing their love of the Met with our global audience. Here is a compilation of excerpts. April 24, 2020.
Der Rosenkavalier: Panel Discussion
In advance of the free Nightly Opera Stream of Strauss’s Der Rosenkavalier, General Manager Peter Gelb, soprano Renée Fleming, and mezzo-soprano Elīna Garanča gathered for a virtual panel discussion. April 17, 2020.