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Great Performances at the Met Previous Broadcasts

Carmen (Episode #903H)

KQED Life: Mon, Feb 23, 2015 -- 7:00 PM

Richard Eyre's mesmerizing production of Bizet's steamy melodrama returns with mezzo-soprano Anita Rachvelishvili singing her signature role of the ill-fated gypsy temptress. Aleksandrs Antonenko plays her desperate lover, the soldier Don Jose, and Ildar Abdrazakov is the swaggering bullfighter Escamillo, who comes between them. Pablo Heras-Casado conducts the irresistible score, which features one beloved and instantly recognizable melody after another.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Tue, Feb 24, 2015 -- 1:00 AM

Macbeth (Episode #902H)

KQED Plus: Sun, Feb 1, 2015 -- 11:00 AM

Star soprano Anna Netrebko delivers her searing portrayal of Lady Macbeth, the mad and murderous mate of Zeljko Lucic's doomed Macbeth, for the first time at the Met. Adrian Noble's chilling production of Verdi's masterful adaptation of Shakespeare's tragedy also stars Joseph Calleja as the noble Macduff and Rene Pape as Banquo. Fabio Luisi conducts.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Tue, Feb 3, 2015 -- 1:00 AM
  • KQED Life: Mon, Feb 2, 2015 -- 7:00 PM
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