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 on Sunday (14 Feb 2016)

Metropolitan Opera Season

Twenty-three operas from New York's Metropolitan Opera House

(7) BIZET: The Pearl Fishers, an opera in three acts

Two friends are rivals for the love of the same woman, a priestess of Brahma, but what happens to this threesome if she breaks her religious vows?

Leïla.................................. Diana Damrau

Nadir................................ Matthew Polenzani

Zurga................................ Mariusz Kwiecien

Nourabad.......................... Nicolas Testé

Metropolitan Opera Chorus & Orch/Gianandrea Noseda (EBU)