Sirius Returns To The Met
September 18, 2008 at 5:24 PM (PT)
SIRIUS XM Radio will broadcast its third season live from THE METROPOLITAN OPERA beginning with Opening Night on monday, september 22nd and will include 127 live performances during the MET's 2008-2009 season. The season will start with THE MET's Opening Night Gala on MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 22nd, on SIRIUS channel 78.
Highlights of the MET OPERA RADIO 2008-09 schedule include every season premiere and all six of the MET's new productions: the MET premiere of JOHN ADAMS' opera about the creation of the atomic bomb, DOCTOR ATOMIC; BERLIOZ's LA DAMNATION DE FAUST; MASSENET's THAIS; PUCCINI's LA RONDINE; VERDI's IL TROVATORE; and BELLINI's LA SONNAMBULA. Hosting the extravaganzas will be MARGARET JUNTWAIT along with WILL BERGER=.
A schedule of this season's METROPOLITAN OPERA Radio broadcasts on SIRIUS is available at www.sirius.com/Metropolitanoperaradio.