Nightly Met Opera Streams

The Metropolitan Opera Guild
Online Learning
Course now available for FREE!

The MET is Stepping Up to Help

The MET On Line Learning

Met launches “Nightly Met Opera Streams,” a free series of encore Live in HD presentations

streamed on the company website during the coronavirus closure.

In an effort to continue providing quality educational material about opera to our audiences during the current public health crisis, the Metropolitan Opera Guild has made our Introduction to Score Reading Online Learning course available for audiences for FREE. 

This course teaches the fundamentals of score reading through video lectures, supplemental readings, and score excerpts. Beginning with music notation and building through score structure, you will develop the tolls to explore the intricate workings of a score and experience a new way of listening to opera. 

Online Learning courses are designed to provide distance learning opportunities to those interested in delving deeper into operatic subject matters. All online learning courses are self-paced, allowing for a flexible learning schedule. 

Course enrollment is available at any time, and will remain FREE to enroll now through April 23. Content will remain available to you for 60 days from your date of registration. For more information about our online learning opportunities, visit

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Saturday, April 4 – Verdi’s MacbethConducted by Fabio Luisi, starring Anna Netrebko, Joseph Calleja, Željko Lučić, and René Pape. Transmitted live October 11, 2014

Sunday, April 5 – Bellini’s Norma
Conducted by Carlo Rizzi, starring Sondra Radvanovsky, Joyce DiDonato, Joseph Calleja, and Matthew Rose. Transmitted live October 17, 2017

​Monday, April 6 - Verdi’s Aida
Starring Anna Netrebko, Anita Rachvelishvili, Aleksandrs Antonenko, Quinn Kelsey, Dmitry Belosselskiy, and Ryan Speedo Green, conducted by Nicola Luisotti. From October 6, 2018

Tuesday, April 7 - Puccini’s La Fanciulla del West
Starring Deborah Voigt, Marcello Giordani, and Lucio Gallo, conducted by Nicola Luisotti. From January 8, 2011

 Wednesday, April 8 - Verdi’s Falstaff
Starring Lisette Oropesa, Angela Meade, Stephanie Blythe, Jennifer Johnson Cano, Paolo Fanale, Ambrogio Maestri, and Franco Vassallo, conducted by James Levine. From December 14, 2013

Thursday, April 9 - Wagner’s Parsifal
Starring Katarina Dalayman, Jonas Kaufmann, Peter Mattei, Evgeny Nikitin, and René Pape, conducted by Daniele Gatti. From March 2, 2013

Friday, April 10 - Gounod’s Roméo et Juliette
Starring Diana Damrau, Vittorio Grigolo, Elliot Madore, and Mikhail Petrenko, conducted by Gianandrea Noseda. From January 21, 2017

Saturday, April 11 -Donizetti’s Don Pasquale
Starring Anna Netrebko, Matthew Polenzani, Mariusz Kwiecien, and John Del Carlo, conducted by James Levine. From November 13, 2010

Sunday, April 12 - Mozart’s Cosi fan tutte
Starring Amanda Majeski, Serena Malfi, Kelli O’Hara, Ben Bliss, Adam Plachetka, and Christopher Maltman, conducted by David Robertson. From March 31, 2018