Saturday, October 30, 2004

Highlights for Saturday, October 30

Some choice offerings today on OperaCast --

RADIO 4 NETHERLANDS -- Gluck's Alceste with Anna Caterine Antonacci, Paul Agnew, Marcel Beekman, Simon Edwards, Cora Burggraaf, and Thomas Oliemans, conducted by Kenneth Montgomery

BBC RADIO 3 -- From English National Opera, Verdi's Falstaff, with Alan Opie, Ashley Holland, Susannah Glanville, Rebecca de Pont Davies, Gillian Keith, and Colin Lee, conducted by Mark Wigglesworth

DR P2 -- Hans Skaarup's Den kongelige Gæst, with Stig Fogh Andersen, Tina Kiberg, Guido Paevatalu, Lise-Lotte Nielsen, the Odense Symfoniorkester, conducted by Tamás Vetö

ESPACE MUSIQUE -- rebroadcasting Wagner's Der Fliegende Hollander from this past summer's Bayreuth Festival with Jaakko Ryhänen, Adrienne Dugger, Alfons Eberz, Uta Priew, Tomislav Muzek and John Tomlinson, conducted by Marc Albrecht

FRANCE MUSIQUES -- World Premiere performance from Théâtre du Châtelet in Paris of Le Luthier de Venise by Galtiero Dazzi (October 14, 2004), with Catherine Dubosc, Daniel Gundlach, and Christine Buffle, conducted by Alain Altinoglu

KLARA -- From the 2004 Salzburg Festival, Purcell's King Arthur, with Michael Maertens, Dietmar König, Peter Maertens, Christoph Bantzer, Roland Renner, Christoph Kall, Sylvie Roher, Ulli Maier, Alexandra Henkel, Werner Wölbern, Barbara Bonney, Isabel Rey, Birgit Remmert, Michael Schade, and Oliver Widmer, conducted by Nikolaus Harnoncourt

RADIO 4 NETHERLANDS -- From the Staatsoper in Hamburg, Der lächerliche Prinz Jodelet by Reinhard Keiser, with Jan Buchwald, Inga Kalna, Julia Sukmanova, Anke Herrmann, Christoph Genz, Tamara Gura, Moritz Gogg, Andreas Hörl, Michael Smallwood, Jörn Schümann, and Christoph Pohl, conducted by Alessandro Marchi

RADIO CLASICA DE ESPANA and ESPACE 2 -- A rebroadcast of Weber's Der Freischutz from the 2004 Edinburgh Festival, with Hillevi Martinpelto, Ailish Tynan, Jonas Kaufmann, John Relyea, Christopher Maltman, Ronan Collett, Matthew Rose, and Siegfried Vogel, conducted by Sir Charles Mackerras

NPR WORLD OF OPERA -- From Houston Grand Opera, Prince Igor by Alexander Borodin, with Sergei Leiferkus, Zvetelina Vassileva, Vsevolod Grivnov, Vladimir Ognovenko, Vladimir Vaneev, and Mzia Nioradze, conducted by Alexander Anissimov

MUSIQ3 -- Monteverdi's Ritorno d'Ulisse in patria, with Cl. Desderi, G. Cornell, W. Workman, D. Boitard, S. Unruh, S. Hamilton, C. Hersog, J.-P. Chevalier, L. Hagen-William, P. Guigue, Chr. Wells, N. Oxombre, N. Robin, and M. Wright, conducted by E. Bour

DEUTSCHLANDRADIO -- Siegfried Wagner's Der Heidenkönig, with Carsten Sabrowski, Mechthild Georg, Thorsten Scharnke, Dagmar Schellenberger, Rebecca Broberg, Wolfgang Schmidt, and Andreas Heichlinger, conducted from Romely Pfund

RADIO OESTERREICH INTERNATIONAL -- Beethoven's Fidelio, with Johan Botha, Waltraud Meier, Falk Struckmann, Kurt Rydl, Peter Weber, , Genia Kühmeier, Cosmin Ifrim, conducted by Seiji Ozawa

RADIO TRE (RAI) -- From Teatro alla Scala, Les Contes d' Hoffmann by Jacques Offenbach, with Brandon Jovanovich, Sonia Ganassi, Désirée Rancatore, Darina Takova, Beatrice Uria-Monzon, Michele Pertusi, Nino Surguladze, Andreas Macco, Christian Jean, Rodolphe Briand and Francis Dudziak, conducted by Gary Bertini

SVERIGES RADIO P2 -- Handel's Agrippina, with Annemarie Kremer, Michael Hart-Davis, Renate Arends, Piotr Micinski, Quirijn de Lang, Robbert Muuse, Clint van der Linde, Jan Alofs, conducted by Willem de Vriend

WOMR -- Wagner's Der Fliegende Hollander, with Mark Delevan, Stephen Milling, Jane Eaglen, Thomas Studebaker, Erik Cutler and Jill Grove, San Francisco Chorus and Orchestra, conducted by Michael Tilson Thomas

LYRIC FM -- From the 2004 Wexford Festival, Eva by Josef Bohuslav Foerster, with Yveta Jiriková, Konstantyn Andreev, Ekaterina Gubanova, Igor Tarasov, Elizabeth Batton, with the Wexford Festival Opera Chorus and the Cracow Philharmonic Orchestra, conducted by Jaroslav Kyzlink

WDAV -- Another chance to hear NPR WORLD OF OPERA's performance of Handel's Giulio Cesare from Houston Grand Opera with David Daniels, Laura Claycomb, Brian Asawa and Pyllis Pancella, conducted by Patrick Summers

Happy listening


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