Met Opera http://redriverradio.org en Metropolitan Opera: Donizetti’s L’Elisir d’Amore http://redriverradio.org/post/metropolitan-opera-donizetti-s-l-elisir-d-amore <p><strong>Airs Sarurday,&nbsp;March 31&nbsp;at 12:00&nbsp;noon.</strong>&nbsp;The 2011-12 Metropolitan Opera Radio Broadcast season continues with a live broadcast of Donizetti&rsquo;s L&rsquo;Elisir d&rsquo;Amore. Juan Diego Flórez stars as the simple villager Nemorino, opposite Diana Damrau as the beautiful Adina; Mariusz Kwiecien is Adina&rsquo;s swaggering suitor, Belcore; and Alessandro Corbelli is the potion-peddling Doctor Dulcamara. Donato Renzetti conducts L&rsquo;Elisir d&rsquo;Amore, which will be heard live over the Toll Brothers-Metropolitan Opera International Radio Network at 12&nbsp;p.m.&nbsp;CT on Saturday, March 31. Sat, 31 Mar 2012 17:00:00 +0000 8661 at http://redriverradio.org Metropolitan Opera: Donizetti’s L’Elisir d’Amore Metropolitan Opera Radio: Mussorgsky’s Khovanshchina http://redriverradio.org/post/metropolitan-opera-radio-mussorgsky%E2%80%99s-khovanshchina <p><strong>Airs&nbsp;Saturday, March&nbsp;17 at 12:00 noon.</strong>&nbsp;The 2011-12 Metropolitan Opera Radio Broadcast season continues with a live broadcast of Mussorgsky&rsquo;s Khovanshchina, conducted by Kirill Petrenko and featuring an acclaimed Russian, Georgian, and Ukrainian cast. Anatoli Kotscherga makes his network debut as Ivan Khovansky, the leader of a conspiracy against Peter the Great, with Misha Didyk as his son, Andrei. Sat, 17 Mar 2012 17:00:00 +0000 7991 at http://redriverradio.org Metropolitan Opera Radio: Mussorgsky’s Khovanshchina Metropolitan Opera Radio: Verdi’s Aida http://redriverradio.org/post/metropolitan-opera-radio-verdi%E2%80%99s-aida <p><strong>Airs&nbsp;Saturday,&nbsp;March&nbsp;3, at 12 pm.</strong>&nbsp;&nbsp;The 2011-12 Metropolitan Opera Radio Broadcast season continues with a live broadcast of Verdi&rsquo;s Aida, starring Violeta Urmana as the enslaved Ethiopian princess. Sat, 03 Mar 2012 06:00:00 +0000 7245 at http://redriverradio.org Metropolitan Opera Radio: Verdi’s Aida Metropolitan Opera Radio - Verdi’s Ernani http://redriverradio.org/post/metropolitan-opera-radio-verdi%E2%80%99s-ernani <p><strong>Airs Saturday, February 25 at 12:00 noon.&nbsp;&nbsp;</strong>&nbsp;The 2011-2012 Metropolitan Opera Radio Broadcast season continues with a live broadcast of Verdi&rsquo;s Ernani, featuring an acclaimed cast. The rising young American soprano Angela Meade is Elvira; Marcello Giordani is her beloved, the bandit Ernani; and Dmitri Hvorostovsky and Ferruccio Furlanetto play her noble suitors, Carlo and Silva. Ernani will be heard live over the Toll Brothers-Metropolitan Opera International Radio Network at&nbsp;12 p.m.&nbsp;CST on Saturday, February 25. Sat, 25 Feb 2012 06:00:00 +0000 6958 at http://redriverradio.org Metropolitan Opera Radio - Verdi’s Ernani Metropolitan Opera Radio - Rossini’s Il Barbiere di Siviglia http://redriverradio.org/post/metropolitan-opera-radio-rossini%E2%80%99s-il-barbiere-di-siviglia <p><strong>Airs Saturday, February&nbsp;18 at&nbsp;12:00 noon.</strong>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;The 2011-12 Metropolitan Opera Radio Broadcast season continues with a live broadcast of Rossini&rsquo;s comic favorite Il Barbiere di Siviglia &ndash; The Barber of Seville. Soprano Diana Damrau, who starred in the 2006 premiere of Bartlett Sher&rsquo;s production, reprises her acclaimed performance as the spirited heroine Rosina.Rising South African tenor Colin Lee makes his Met role debut as Count Almaviva, the nobleman who disguises himself to win Rosina&rsquo;s heart. Sat, 18 Feb 2012 18:00:00 +0000 6603 at http://redriverradio.org Metropolitan Opera Radio - Rossini’s Il Barbiere di Siviglia