This Sunday's MET Orchestra at Carnegie Hall Concert Will be Simulcast on the Web
The Sirius XM Radio broadcast of this Sunday afternoon's MET Orchestra at Carnegie Hall concert-Met Music Director James Levine's first public performance in more than two years-will be simulcast on the Met's Web site. The broadcast can be heard live on Metropolitan Opera Radio on SIRIUS XM Channel 74 and streamed live at www.metopera.org/stream.aspx beginning at 2:55 p.m. on Sunday.
The concert begins at 3 p.m. this Sunday, May 19. The program will include the prelude to Wagner's Lohengrin; Beethoven's Piano Concerto No. 4 in G Major with soloist Evgeny Kissin; and Schubert's Symphony No. 9, "Great."
Levine has conducted 2,441 Met performances since 1971, a company record, and 59 MET Orchestra at Carnegie Hall concerts beginning in 1991. His most recent public performance was the May 14, 2011 matinee of Wagner's Die Walküre, which was transmitted live to movie theaters around the world as part of the Met's Live in HD series.