Salome: Discussion with Karita Mattila
In advance of the free Nightly Opera Stream of Strauss’s Salome, General Manager Peter Gelb spoke with soprano Karita Mattila about her experience singing the fearsome title role. May 29, 2020.
2022 Global Summer Camp
This year’s virtual Global Summer Camp was a great success! From June 20 to July 1, young opera fans from around the world joined us to explore Puccini’s La Bohème and Massenet’s Cinderella through conversation, crafts, artist chats, and more.
The Met: Live in HD 2022–23 Season Trailer
Tickets are on sale now for the Met’s 2022–23 Live in HD series of movie theater transmissions, which features ten spectacular productions, including exciting company premieres, new productions, repertory favorites, and behind-the-scenes content.
Ukrainian Freedom Orchestra: Brahms’s Symphony No. 4
Maestro Keri-Lynn Wilson conducts the Ukrainian Freedom Orchestra in the third movement of Brahms’s Symphony No. 4, followed by bows and ovations for Ukrainian soloists Anna Fedorova and Liudmyla Monastyrska.
Ukrainian Freedom Orchestra: Chopin’s Piano Concerto No. 2
Ukrainian virtuoso Anna Fedorova rehearses Chopin’s Piano Concerto No. 2 with the Ukrainian Freedom Orchestra, conducted by Keri-Lynn Wilson. Videography by Pete Scalzitti.
Ukrainian Freedom Orchestra: Nazar Stets
UFO principal bassist Nazar Stets discusses the value of cultural diplomacy and what it’s like to be a musician in Ukraine following the Russian invasion. Videography by Pete Scalzitti.
Summer Encores 2022: La Fille du Régiment
Back in movie theaters this summer: Natalie Dessay stars as the spunky heroine of Donizetti’s zany bel canto comedy, joining forces with high-flying tenor Juan Diego Flórez in a charming 2008 performance.
Summer Encores 2022: La Bohème
Puccini’s heartbreaking love story returns to cinemas this summer, with Sonya Yoncheva and Michael Fabiano headlining a moving 2018 performance of Franco Zeffirelli’s beloved staging.