Jonas Kaufmann http://redriverradio.org en Metropolitan Opera: Massenet’s Werther http://redriverradio.org/post/metropolitan-opera-massenet-s-werther <p><strong>Airs Saturday, March 15 at 12 noon</strong>. The 2013-14&nbsp;<span style="line-height: 1.5;">Metropolitan Opera&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Radio Broadcast season continues with a live broadcast of the tragic romance </span>Werther<span style="line-height: 1.5;">, starring tenor Jonas </span>Kaufmann<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> in the title role of the tortured poet. Alain </span>Altinoglu<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> leads a cast that includes French mezzo-soprano Sophie Koch in her network broadcast debut as Charlotte, the object of </span>Werther’s<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> impossible love; </span>Lisette<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> </span>Oropesa<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> as Sophie; Serbian bass-baritone David </span>Bižić<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> in his network broadcast debut as Albert; and Jonathan Summers as the Bailiff. &nbsp;</span>Werther<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> will be heard live over the Toll Brothers-Metropolitan Opera International Radio Network.</span></p><p> Sat, 15 Mar 2014 17:00:00 +0000 41171 at http://redriverradio.org Metropolitan Opera: Massenet’s Werther Metropolitan Opera: Wagner's Parsifal http://redriverradio.org/post/metropolitan-opera-wagners-parsifal <p><strong>Airs Saturday, March 2 at 11 a.m. </strong>&nbsp;The 2012-13 Metropolitan Opera Radio Broadcast season continues with a live broadcast of Wagner’s Parsifal. Tenor Jonas Kaufmann sings the title role in a new staging of Wagner’s final opera, conducted by Daniele Gatti and directed by François Girard in his Met debut. Sat, 02 Mar 2013 17:00:00 +0000 23984 at http://redriverradio.org Metropolitan Opera: Wagner's Parsifal