Angela Meade

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Airs Saturday, March 10, 2018, at 12 noon. The 2017-18 Metropolitan Opera Radio Broadcast season continues with Rossini’s Semiramide. The Met’s first live Saturday matinee broadcast of this opera in 25 years features a cast of leading bel canto singers. Soprano Angela Meade stars in the title role as the Babylonian queen who conceals a dark secret, with mezzo-soprano Elizabeth DeShong as Arsace, the young warrior she chooses to be king.

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Airs Saturday, December 16, 2017, at 12 noon. The 2017-18 Metropolitan Opera radio broadcast season continues with a live broadcast of Bellini’s Norma, starring Angela Meade and Jamie Barton, who reprise their acclaimed interpretations of the Druid priestess Norma and her rival Adalgisa. The performance also features Joseph Calleja as Norma’s unfaithful lover Pollione and Matthew Rose as her father Oroveso, conducted by Joseph Colaneri, in a production by Sir David McVicar that opened the Met season in the fall.

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Airs Saturday, November 4, 2017, at 12 noon. The American Opera Series from WFMT continues with the Orchestra of St. Luke’s under the direction of Will Crutchfield in Vincenzo Bellini's IL Pirata starring Angela Meade as Imogene; Santiago Ballerini as Gaultiero; Harold Wilson as Ernesto; with the Chorus Bel Canto Young Artists, Rachelle Jonck Director.

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Airs Saturday, October 28, 2017, at 12 noon. The American Opera Series from WFMT continues with the Orchestra of St. Luke’s under the direction of Will Crutchfield in Gaetano Donizetti's Lucrezia Borgia. This performance features Angela Meade as Lucrezia Borgia; Tamara Mumford as Maffio Orsini; Michele Angelini as Gennaro; Christophoros Stamboglis as Alfonso D'Este; Sungwook Kim as Jeppo Liverotto; Hans Tashjian as Don Apostolo Gazella; William Hearn as Oloferno Vitellozzo; Cameron Schutza as Rustighello; Joseph Beutel as Gubetta; and Zachary Altman as Astolfo.

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Airs Saturday, February 13, at 12 p.m. The 2015-16 Metropolitan Opera Radio Broadcast season continues with a live broadcast of Verdi’s Il Trovatore, starring soprano Angela Meade as the noblewoman Leonora and tenor Marcello Giordani in the title role of the troubadour Manrico. Mezzo-soprano Dolora Zajick sings her signature role of the mysterious gypsy Azucena, with Spanish baritone Juan Jesús Rodríguez making his Met broadcast debut as the Count di Luna, Manrico’s rival, and bass Kwangchul Youn as Ferrando, the captain of the guard.

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