The Metropolitan Opera announced the 69e week in a row of streams.
According to a press release, this week’s streams, which will focus on Richard Strauss operas, will include several first broadcasts. Here is the detail of the schedule.
Week 69 – Strauss week
Monday July 5 – “Der Rosenkavalier” by Strauss
With Kiri Te Kanawa, Tatiana Troyanos, Judith Blegen, Luciano Pavarotti, Derek Hammond-Stroud and Kurt Moll, directed by James Levine. Production by Nathaniel Merrill. Since October 7, 1982.
Tuesday July 6 – “Elektra” by Strauss
With Nina Stemme, Adrianne Pieczonka, Waltraud Meier and Eric Owens, directed by Esa-Pekka Salonen. Directed by Patrice Chéreau. Since April 30, 2016.
Wednesday July 7 – “Ariadne auf Naxos” by Strauss
With Deborah Voigt, Natalie Dessay, Susanne Mentzer and Richard Margison, directed by James Levine. Production by Elijah Moshinsky. Since April 3, 2003.
Thursday July 8 – Strauss’s “Capriccio”
With Renée Fleming, Sarah Connolly, Joseph Kaiser, Russell Braun, Morten Frank Larsen and Peter Rose, conducted by Sir Andrew Davis. Production by John Cox. Since April 23, 2011.
Friday July 9 – “Salomé” by Strauss
With Karita Mattila, Ildikó Komlósi, Kim Begley, Joseph Kaiser and Juha Uusitalo, directed by Patrick Summers. Production by Jürgen Flimm. Since October 11, 2008.
Saturday July 10 – “Arabella” by Strauss
With Kiri Te Kanawa, Marie McLaughlin, Helga Dernesch, Natalie Dessay, David Kuebler, Wolfgang Brendel and Donald McIntyre, conducted by Christian Thielemann. Production by Otto Schenk. Since November 3, 1994.
Sunday July 11 – “Der Rosenkavalier” by Strauss
With Renée Fleming, Elīna Garanča, Erin Morley, Matthew Polenzani, Marcus Brück and Günther Groissböck, conducted by Sebastian Weigle. Production by Robert Carsen. Since May 13, 2017.