Madama Butterfly http://redriverradio.org en Metropolitan Opera: Puccini’s Madama Butterfly http://redriverradio.org/post/metropolitan-opera-puccini-s-madama-butterfly <p><strong>Airs Saturday, February 1 at 12 noon. </strong>The 2013-14 Metropolitan Opera Radio Broadcast season continues with a live broadcast of Puccini’s tragedy Madama Butterfly. South African soprano Amanda Echalaz, who makes her Met debut this season, sings Cio-Cio-San, opposite tenor Bryan Hymel as Pinkerton. The cast also includes mezzo-soprano Elizabeth DeShong as Suzuki and American baritone Scott Hendricks in his network broadcast debut as Sharpless, conducted by Philippe Auguin. Madama Butterfly will be heard live over the Toll Brothers-Metropolitan Opera International Radio Network.</p><p> Sat, 01 Feb 2014 18:00:00 +0000 39487 at http://redriverradio.org Metropolitan Opera: Puccini’s Madama Butterfly