Master Class and Conversation with Anthony Roth Costanzo
Countertenor Anthony Roth Costanzo guides two singers in an hour-long master class, followed by a 30-minute conversation with OPERA NEWS Editor-in-Chief F. Paul Driscoll. The master class will be pre-recorded, and presented with a LIVE conversation.
Study Day: Listening to Bel Canto
This Study Day will provide the opportunity to explore these questions through operas of Rossini, Bellini and Donizetti. Comparing the first performers of these operas to those in the 20th century, this two-part series explores the art of bel canto.
Viva Verdi: A Vocal Showcase
Honoring Giuseppe Verdi’s 220th birthday, join Jane Marsh as she explores the composer’s distinctive melodic and vocal hallmarks. The program will feature five singers highlighting Verdi’s innovative works.
Master Class: Tenors
The term “tenor” was created in relation to classical and operatic voices, where classification is not only based on a singer’s vocal range, but also vocal weight and color. Join Jane Marsh as she explores three different tenor voices.
Silver Soirée: An Online Gala
Silver Soiree originally streamed on Dec. 3, 2020, celebrating the 25th anniversaries of the Met debuts of our four honorees: Stephanie Blythe, Christine Goerke, Denyce Graves, and Patricia Racette. Now, you can experience this celebration at home.
La Divina and the Callas Effect
Maria Callas—referred to as La Divina by her devoted worshipers—is widely considered opera’s greatest diva. She epitomizes the golden standard against which today’s singers are still compared sixty-four years after her Met debut.