Werther: "Pourquoi me réveiller" (Jonas Kaufmann)
Excerpt from Werther's aria from Act III of Massenet's opera. Jonas Kaufmann (Werther), Sophie Koch (Charlotte). Production: Richard Eyre. Conductor: Alain Altinoglu. 2013–14 season.
Marnie: “I see Forio”
Isabel Leonard sings the title character’s aria, with composer Nico Muhly at the piano and Nadia Sirota on viola, at National Sawdust. “Marnie” has its U.S. premiere at the Met on October 19.
Anna Netrebko and Anita Rachvelishvili on Aida
The two leading ladies of Verdi’s "Aida" discuss their roles with host Isabel Leonard during the October 6 Live in HD transmission. 2018–19 season.
Roberto Alagna and Elīna Garanča on Samson et Dalila
The tenor and mezzo-soprano discuss singing the title roles of Saint-Saëns’s “Samson et Dalila” with host Isabel Leonard during the October 6 Live in HD transmission. 2018–19 season.
La Fanciulla del West: Act II Duet
Eva-Maria Westbroek (Minnie) and Yusif Eyvazov (Dick Johnson) sing an excerpt from the Act II love duet. Production: Giancarlo del Monaco. Conductor: Marco Armiliato. 2018–19 season.
Aida: Judgment Scene
Anita Rachvelishvili (Amneris) and Dmitry Belosselskiy (Ramfis) sing an excerpt from the Act IV Judgment Scene. Production: Sonja Frisell. Conductor: Nicola Luisotti. 2018–19 season.
La Bohème: “O soave fanciulla”
Vittorio Grigolo and Nicole Car sing Rodolfo and Mimì’s Act I duet at the final dress rehearsal. Production: Franco Zeffirelli. Conductor: James Gaffigan. 2018–19 season.
Samson et Dalila: “Mon cœur s’ouvre à ta voix”
Elīna Garanča sings Dalila’s Act II aria on Opening Night. Production: Darko Tresnjak. Conductor: Sir Mark Elder. 2018–19 season.