Opera On Sunday

Opera lays claim to Sunday evenings from 6 o’clock. The series includes our annual season from the Metropolitan Opera House, New York as well as new recordings from the world of opera.

6:00 PM Tomorrow

Euroradio Opera Season

A selection of live operatic performances recorded by some of the world's major public broadcasters

PUCCINI: Manon Lescaut, an opera in four acts

Manon Lescaut................. Kristine Opolais

Lescaut............................. Markus Eiche

Chevalier des Grieux........ Jonas Kaufmann

Geronte de Ravoir............ Roland Bracht

Edmondo.......................... Dean Power

Innkeeper.......................... Christian Rieger

Singer............................... Okka von der Damerau

Dancing Master................ Ulrich Ress

Lamplighter...................... Alexander Kaimbacher

Sergeant............................ Christoph Stephinger

Naval Captain................... Evgenij Kachurovsky

Bavarian State Opera Chorus & Orch/Alain Altinoglu (recorded in the Bavarian State Opera House, Munich by German Radio, Munich)

6:00 pm on Sunday (12 Jul 2015)

WAGNER: Tristan & Isolde, an opera in three acts

Isolde................................ Annalena Persson

Tristan.............................. Lars Clevemann

Brangäne.......................... Daveda Karanas

Kurwenal.......................... Bo Skovhus

Marke............................... Runí Brattaberg

Melot................................ Marco Stella

Sailor, Shepherd............... Henry Choo

Helmsman........................ Jarvis Dams

Chapman Tripp Opera Chorus, Auckland Philharmonia/Eckehard Stier (recorded in the Auckland Town Hall by RNZ)