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Manon (#608H) Duration: 2:55:39 SRND51 TVPG

Anna Netrebko's dazzling portrayal of Massenet's tragic heroine in Laurent Pelly's new production travels to the Met from the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden. Piotr Beczala and Paulo Szot also star, with the Met's principal guest conductor Fabio Luisi on the podium.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Sun, Aug 2, 2015 -- 8:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Life: Mon, Aug 3, 2015 -- 2:00am Remind me

La Traviata (#609H) Duration: 2:18:45 SRND51 TVPG

Natalie Dessay, in her first Violetta at the Met. puts on the red dress in Willy Decker's production of "La Traviata." Matthew Polenzani sings Alfredo, Dmitri Hvorostovsky is Germont, and principal guest conductor Fabio Luisi is on the podium.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Sun, Aug 23, 2015 -- 9:30pm Remind me
  • KQED Life: Mon, Aug 24, 2015 -- 3:30am Remind me

Iolanta/Bluebeard's Castle (#908H) Duration: 2:55:47 SRND51 TV14

Enjoy an operatic double bill. Tchaikovsky's "Iolanta" features Anna Netrebko and Piotr Beczala. Bartok's "Bluebeard's Castle" features Nadja Michael and Mikhail Petrenko. Valery Gergiev conducts both operas.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Sun, Aug 30, 2015 -- 8:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Life: Mon, Aug 31, 2015 -- 2:00am Remind me

Cavalleria Rusticana/Pagliacci (#910H) Duration: 2:56:46 SRND51 TVPG

Savor an opera double-header. Eva-Maria Westbroek joins Marcelo Alvarez in Mascagni's Cavalleria Rusticana. Patricia Racette sings with Alvarez in Leoncavallo's Pagliacci. Fabio Luisi conducts both operas.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Sun, Sep 13, 2015 -- 12:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Life: Sun, Sep 13, 2015 -- 8:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Life: Mon, Sep 14, 2015 -- 2:00am Remind me

La Donna del Lago (#909H) Duration: 2:55:46 SRND51 TVPG

Joyce DiDonato and Juan Diego Florez join forces for this Rossini showcase of bel canto virtuosity, set in the medieval Scottish highlands. DiDonato is the "lady of the lake" of the title, and Florez is the king who relentlessly pursues her, with their vocal fireworks embellishing the tragic plot. This Met premiere production is directed by Paul Curran and conducted by Michele Mariotti.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Sun, Sep 20, 2015 -- 12:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Life: Sun, Sep 20, 2015 -- 8:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Life: Mon, Sep 21, 2015 -- 2:00am Remind me
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TV Technical Issues

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    TV Technical Issues
    • Comcast/Xfinity Ch10 audio, Monday 7/20 evening

      UPDATE: Comcast was able to resolve their technical glitch apx 10:45pm * * * * * We are aware that at least during the early part of the evening of Monday 7/20, the audio is out of sync on Comcast/Xfinity channel 10, their basic cable service. This problem still exists as of 8:10pm. We have […]

    • KQED DT9s OTA: very brief outages Thurs 6/11/15

      (DT9.1, 9.2 and 9.3) There will be 3 very brief outages (apx. 10 seconds each) of KQED’s Over The Air (OTA) DT9 signal Thurs 6/15, between 10am and 3pm. This is to accommodate preventative maintenance and inspections at Sutro Tower. Most TVs will recover easily each time the signal is restored, but a few viewers […]

    • KQET planned overnight outage, early Friday 3/13

      (DT25-1 through 25-3) Another station on Fremont Tower needs to perform more maintenance work overnight, requiring other TV stations to shut down their signals for the safety of the workers. KQET’s signal will turn off late Thurs/early Friday between midnight and 12:30am, and should return by 6am Friday morning. Many receivers will be able to […]

To view previous issues and how they were resolved, go to our TV Technical Issues page.

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Wave 157

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Channel 9.3
XFINITY 190
Wave 156

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XFINITY 191 & 621
Wave 154

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Channel 54.4
XFINITY 192
Wave 155

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