World of Opera : August 2013

Rossini's The Lady of the Lake from Covent Garden

Thursday, August 29, 2013

Today at 4 pm on the Operavore Stream, hear Rossini's The Lady of the Lake, with a starry cast that includes soprano Joyce DiDonato in the title role, and Juan Diego Flórez as Uberto.

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Verdi's A Masked Ball from Stockholm

Thursday, August 22, 2013

Today at 4 pm on the Operavore stream, the Royal Opera in Stockholm presents Verdi's opera A Masked Ball, about the murder of a European king. 

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Wagner's The Flying Dutchman from Naples

Thursday, August 15, 2013

Perhaps Wagner's most straightforward and approachable opera, The Flying Dutchman is presented today at 4 pm on the Operavore stream.

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Rossini's William Tell from the Netherlands Opera

Thursday, August 08, 2013

Today at 4 pm on the Operavore stream, hear William Tell in a complete performance from one the Netherlands Opera in Amsterdam. The cast features baritone Nicola Alaimo in the title role.

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Verdi's Don Carlo from Covent Garden

Thursday, August 01, 2013

Fresh from its latest appearance on the Covent Garden stage in London, this production of Verdi's Don Carlo features an all-star, international cast — including tenor Jonas Kaufmann in one of his signature roles — in one of Verdi's most beautiful, and also perplexing, operas.

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