St. Louis Symphony Extra - Britten's Opera Peter Grimes
We continue our live broadcasts of the St. Louis Symphony for the 2013-2014 season this weekend, and you can be right there with us from 8 p.m. to 10 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 16.
On select Saturday evenings, St. Louis Public Radio broadcasts the Symphony's performance over the air, bringing you a live classical music experience wherever you are.
Here's what's planned for you this weekend:
BRITTEN Peter Grimes (complete opera)
Which will feature the following artists:
David Robertson, conductor
St. Louis Symphony Chorus
Amy Kaiser, director
Anthony Dean Griffey, tenor (Peter Grimes)
Susanna Phillips, soprano (Ellen Orford)
Alan Held, bass-baritone (Captain Balstrode)
Meredith Arwady, contralto (Auntie)
Leela Subramaniam, soprano (Niece 1)
Summer Hassan, soprano (Niece 2)
Thomas Cooley, tenor (Bob Boles)
Patrick Carfizzi, bass-baritone (Swallow)
Nancy Maultsby, mezzo-soprano (Mrs. Sedley)
Keith Boyer, tenor (Rev. Horace Adams)
Liam Bonner, baritone (Ned Keene)
David Pittsinger, bass-baritone (Hobson)
Happy listening at 90.7 FM on air or online here! You can also follow along on Twitter using the hashtag #slsoLIVE to chat about the broadcast as it's happening and talk with other Symphony broadcast listeners before and after the performance.You can follow along with the broadcast yourself with this version of the same program symphony-goers have in the seats at Powell Hall. (below)
During intermission, we interview key symphony performers and special guests.
Listen to past interviews by subscribing to our St. Louis Symphony Extra Podcast. To subscribe, copy and paste the link below into iTunes or, to listen to individual episodes, click on the link to view in your browser.