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East Anglia Music and Arts - online events

Coronavirus: while live events are cancelled, I am compiling a list of streamed events, many of them free. For links to websites, click details

   Melbourne Symphony Orchestra live, Six concerts currently available, including Rimsky Korsakov, Schumann, Beethoven Mendelssohn., Free via YouTube, a Concert every Thursday at 7.30 pm (9.30 am UK time) details
   Schedule of online free musical events, from ClassicalMPR details
   Barbican Centre London, a wide selection of online offerings details
   London Philharmonic Online, series of free concerts details
   Melbourne Recital Centre, Six Chamber concerts details
   Bavarian State OperaMonday Concerts, via website livestream details
   Berliner Philarmoniker OrchestraConcert Archive, Some 600 concerts are in the archive. Free 30 day ticket until 30 April, Digital Concert Hall. details
   Budapest Festival OrchestraQuarantine soirées, Chamber music details
   English Touring OperaA series of events on You Tube details
   Finnish National Opera and BalletCarl Orff: Carmina Burana, to 14 Nov, Stage 24 0nline free details
   London Symphony OrchestraAlways Playing, Archive recordings of full-length concerts are being streamed at 7.30pm (BST) on Thursdays and 7pm on Sundays. More than 500 videos on the LSO YouTube channel details
   Los Angeles Philharmonic OrchestraStreamed recitals and concerts details
   Monteverdi Choir and OrchestraA selection of concerts, available from the website, including: Monteverdi: Vespers ------ Bach: St Matthew Passion ---Bach:Christ lag in Todesbanden , Rameau: In convertendo , Handel: Dixit Dominus ------ Music from the Springhead Easter Play details
   Music in FelixstoweWednesday concerts, at 11.30 am . Previous live streams also available, streamed via Facebook details
   Orchestra of the Age of EnlightenmentThe Show Must Go On(line), Includes quarantine sessions with musicians playing ensemble from their homes and a series of other events details
   Orchestra of the Royal Opera HouseBach: Double Violin Concerto in D Minor, Handel: Alleluliah Chorus, played remotely while social distancing during the coronavirus pandemic., via YouTube details
   Saffron HallChineke! Orchestra and Sheku Kanneh-Mason (cello), Samuel Coleridge-Taylor---- Ballade in A minor---- Joseph Haydn (1732-1809): Cello Concerto No. 1 in C---- Fauré Élégie in C minor; Brahms): Symphony No. 2 , and other events on the website details
   Wigmore Hallvideo library, almost 50 concerts available to stream via YouTube details
   Wigmore HallLunchtime recitals, a daily series of special broadcasts via Radio 3 at 1 pm and also streamed from the website for most of June. Artists include: Stephen Hough (piano), Lucy Crowe (soprano), Sean Shibe (guitar), Nicholas Daniel (oboe), Steven Isserlis (cello), Hyeyoon Park (violin), Roderick Williams (baritone),Imogen Cooper piano), Lestyn Davies (countertenor),Angela Hewitt (piano), Mark Padmore (tenor) with Mitsuko Uchida (piano) FULL LIST and details on the website., to 26 Jun details

Saturday 13 June
   Royal Opera HouseFree live concert (opera and ballet), Hosted by Antonio Pappano, director of music Includes n intimate new ballet and singers including Louise Alder, Toby Spence and Gerald Finley performing a range of repertory by composers from Handel to Turnage, 7.30pm, to 13 Jun details

Saturday 20 June
   Royal Opera HouseOnline Concert, £4.99, 7.30pm, to 20 Jun details

Saturday 27 June
   Royal Opera HouseOnline Concert, £4.99 7.30pm, to 27 Jun details

   Wind in the Willows, From London's West End, Rent for £2.99 details
   Andrew Lloyd Webber, various shows streamed free on Fridays for 48 hours, via YouTube details
   Les Misérables, the West End show in a staged version available to download via Sky, Amazon or iTunes Store for £9.99, of which £5 goes to charities. details
   Marquee TV, Many productions, including from the Royal Opera House, the Royal Shakespeare Company, Glyndebourne, Bolshoi Ballet, Teatro Real, Opera Zurich . For desktop, iOS and Android. Free 14 day trial then £8.99 per month or £63.99 per year details
   Broadway shows, a wide selection includes Swan Lake, Alice's Adventures in Wonderland, Peter Pan, Present Laughter, Romeo and Juliet, Salomé (film), Swan Lake, Brokeback Mountain, Indecent, Holiday Inn, Kinky Boots, .Moses, The King and I, Oklahoma, Peter Pan, Cats, Carousel, 42nd Street, An American in Paris., via Broadway HD, $8.99 per month subcription after 7-day free trial details
   Bavarian State OperaMonteverdi: L’Orfeo, to 13 Jun details
   Deutsche Oper am RheinHandel: Xerxes, Sung in German but good English subtitles available details
   English National OperaHandel: Semele, with Rosemary Joshua, John Mark Ainsley and Sarah Connolly, Free details
   English National OperaGilbert & Sullivan:The Mikado, The famous Jonathan Miller production: ENO's 14th revival staged in 2015 with Mary Bevan as Yum-Yum and Richard Stuart as Ko-Ko details
   Garsington OperaMozart: Le Nozze di Figaro, the 2020 production. 3 hrs, via YouTube details
   Glyndebourne Opera OnlineHoward Moody: Agreed, free via You Tube details
   Glyndebourne Opera OnlineDonizetti: Don Pasquale, and other productions, via Marquee TV subsciprion, free trial details
   Glyndebourne Opera OnlineMozart: Don Giovanni, with Gerald Finley, Kate Royal and Anna Samuil , a contemporary staging by Jonathan Kent, free, to 7 Jun details
   Glyndebourne Opera OnlineOpen House, Performances direct from the opera house every Sunday from 24 May at 5 pm. Free details
   Komishe Oper BerlinMassenet: Pelléas et Melisande, with English subtitles, to 8 Jul details
   Komishe Oper BerlinOscar Strauss: The Pearls of Cleopatra, to 17 Jun, From 8 April details
   Komishe Oper BerlinPuccini: La Bohème, sung in Italian with English subtitles, to 17 Jul details
   Komishe Oper BerlinJaromír Weinberger: Spring storms, an espionage operetta sung in German with English subtitles, to 24 Jul details
   Komishe Oper BerlinTchaikovsky: Eugene Onegin, to 31 Jul, From 1 May, 7 pm details
   La Fenice Opera House VeniceStay at home Opera, A programme of streamed operas and extracts including Monterverdi's three operatic works, Aida, Tosca, Les Chevaliers d la Table Ronde, via YouTube details
   La Monnaie / De MuntWagner: Tristan & Isolde, Sung in German with English subtitles. Isolde: Ann Petersen, Tristan:Bryan Register. La Monnaie's chorus and orchestra., to 22 Oct details
   Metropolitan Opera New York, The MetLiveArts, The Mother of Us All, opera by Gertrude Stein and Virgil Thomson 1hr 42 min, via YouTube details
   Monteverdi Choir and OrchestraMonteverdi: Orfeo, Staged production filmed at at Teatro La Fenice, Venice, in 2017 details
   Monteverdi Choir and OrchestraMonteverdi: Il ritorno d’Ulisse in patria, Staged production filmed at at Teatro La Fenice, Venice, in 2017 details
   Monteverdi Choir and OrchestraMonteverdi: L’incoronazione di Poppea, Staged production filmed at at Teatro La Fenice, Venice, in 2017 details
   Opera NorthWagner: the Ring Cycle, All four operas from the acclaimed 2016 productions, from the website or YouTube details
   Opera NorthBritten: The Turn of The Screw, post-produced version first streamed live on OperaVision on 21 February 2020 1hr 51 mins, via YouTube and OperaVision details
   Opera/Ballet VlaanderenDvorak: Rusalka, with English subtitles. Each character represented on stage by a singer and a dancer., to 14 Aug details
   Royal Opera HouseAntonio Pappano explores his favourite pieces, HOUSE MUSIC The ROH music director gives a weekly analysis at the piano of his favourite opera pieces,., including from La Traviata, Parsifal, Lucia di Lammermoor, Peter Grimes. All available online via Facebook, via Facebook details
   Royal Opera HouseRichard Strauss: Der Rosenkavalier, with Kiri Te Kanawa, Anne Howells, Aage Haughland, Barbara Bonney, conducted by Georg Solti, sung in German, no subtitles. details
   Royal Opera HouseMassenet’s Cendrillon, with Joyce DiDonato aand Alice Coote, to 4 Jun details
   Royal Opera HouseVerdi: La Traviata, Richard Eyre's production, to 21 Jun details
   Royal Opera HouseJohann Strauss: Die Fledermaus, 1983 production with Kiri Te Kanawa, old recording in German with subtitles details
   Staatsoper Unter den Linden BerlinDaily performances streamed online, free, some only available in Germany, Daily performances streamed online, free details
   Teatro Comunale ModenaPuccini: La Bohème, Oct 2019 production, via YouTube details
   Teatro Municipale di PiacenzaVerdi: Falstaff, production Jan 2020, via YouTube details
   Teatro Real de MadridBizet: Carmen, sung in French details
   The Grange Festival HampshireHandel: Agrippina, From the 2018 Festival with the Academy of Ancient Music, dir Walter Sutcliffe, no end date given details
   Vienna State OperaDaily performances, online, free details
   Wiener StaatsoperBizet: Carmen, The Zeffirelli production with Nadia Krasteva, Massimo Giordano, Anna Netrebko . 2 hr 37 min, via YouTube details

Thursday 4 June
   Metropolitan Opera New YorkGluck: Orfeo ed Euridice, with Danielle de Niese, Heidi Grant Murphy, and Stephanie Blythe, conducted by James Levine. From January 24, 2009., 12.30am, all day from 00:30 am to 11.30 pm UK time details

Friday 5 June
   Metropolitan Opera New YorkPuccini: Tosca, with Shirley Verrett, Luciano Pavarotti, and Cornell MacNeil, conducted by James Conlon. From December 19, 1978., 12.30am, to 5 Jun, all day from 00:30 am to 11.30 pm UK time details
   Royal Opera HousePuccini: Il trittico, (2012) three one act operas- Il tabarro, Suor Angelica, and Gianni Schicchi, conductor Antonio Pappano, to 5 Jun details
   The Grange Festival HampshireBernstein: Candide, with The Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra and The Grange Fesival Chorus, dir Christoper Liuscombe, to 5 Jun, no end date given details

Saturday 6 June
   Metropolitan Opera New YorkThomas Adès: The Exterminating Angel, with Audrey Luna, Amanda Echalaz, Sally Matthews, Sophie Bevan, Alice Coote, Christine Rice, Iestyn Davies, Joseph Kaiser, Frédéric Antoun, David Portillo, David Adam Moore, Rod Gilfry, Kevin Burdette, Christian Van Horn, and John Tomlinson, conducted by Thomas Adès. From November 18, 2017., 12.30am, to 6 Jun, all day from 00:30 am to 11.30 pm UK time details

Sunday 7 June
   Glyndebourne Opera OnlineMozart: Così fan tutte, 2006 production, dir: Nicholas Hytner, with Luca Pisaroni and Miah Persson, free, to 14 Jun details
   Metropolitan Opera New YorkVerdi: Otello, with Sonya Yoncheva, Aleksandrs Antonenko, and Željko Lucic, conducted by Yannick Nézet-Séguin. From October 17, 2015., 12.30am, to 7 Jun, all day from 00:30 am to 11.30 pm UK time details

Monday 8 June
   Metropolitan Opera New YorkMassenet: Thaïs, with Renée Fleming, Michael Schade, and Thomas Hampson, conducted by Jesús López-Cobos. From December 20, 2008., 12.30am, to 8 Jun, all day from 00:30 am to 11.30 pm UK time details

Saturday 13 June
   Bavarian State OperaGala with the stars, to 27 Jun details

Friday 19 June
   Royal Opera HouseMozart: The Magic Flute, the 2017 production conducted by Julia Jones with Roderick Williams as Papageno., to 19 Jun details

Sunday 12 July
   The Grange Festival HampshireMozart: Le Nozze Di Figaro, With The Academy of Ancient Music and The Grange Festival Chorus, from thr 2019 festival, to , no end date given details

   English National BalletA weekly programme of Live events details
   Sadler's Wells Digital StageA programme of free dance performances and workshops, via You Tube details

Thursday 4 June
   Royal BalletRomeo and Juliet: Beyond Words, Kenneth MacMillan's Romeo and Juliet in a film version by Michael Nunn and William Trevitt, to 21 Jun details

Friday 12 June
   Royal BalletLa Fille mal gardée, 2005 production with Carlos Acosta and Marianela Nuñez choreographer ?Frederick Ashton, to 12 Jun details

   Marquee TV, Many productions , including from the Royal Shakespeare Company, the Royal Opera House, Glyndebourne, Bolshoi Ballet, Teatro Real, Opera Zurich . For desktop, iOS and Android. Free 14 day trial then £8.99 per month or £63.99 per year details
   Globe Theatre London, FREE online, Shakespeare: six playsHamlet (2018), Romeo and Juliet (2009), A Midsummer Night’s Dream (2013) and The Two Noble Kinsmen (2018), plus two previously unreleased titles The Winter’s Tale (2018) and The Merry Wives of Windsor (2019), all free, one on rotation every two week from 6 April details
   Globe Theatre London, rent or buy, Shakespeare, most of his plays and some others, Globe Player online details
   National Theatre Collection onlineFree drama for students, Registration required details
   National TheatreJames Graham: This House, insight into the workings of 1970s British politics, to 4 Jun, available on YouTube from 7 pm for a week details
   National TheatreOne play a week, from 7 pm every Thursday. Each play available for 7 days, Free via YouTube. details
   Original Theatre OnlineThe Croft, by Ali Milles,, £4.17 details
   Royal Shakespeare CompanyShakespeare: Six playsMacbeth (2018) with Christopher Eccleston and Niamh Cusack Hamlet (2016), with Paapa Essiedu Romeo and Juliet(2018) Much Ado About Nothing (2014) Othello (2015), with Hugh Quarshie and Lucian Msamati The Merchant of Venice (2015), Free via YouTube details
   Royal Shakespeare Company18 productions, available to stream on Marquee TV. After the free trial, Marquee TV costs £8.99 per month or £69.99 per year., via Marquee TV (subscription, 14 day free trial) details
   WhatsOnStageAn excellent list, of free online stage shows, musicals and opera including The Importance of Being Earnest, What The Butler Saw, Pride and Prejudice (musical), live readings of Shakespeare plays (the Show Must Go On), details

Thursday 4 June
   Donmar WarehouseShakespeare: Coriolanus, with Tom Hiddleston in the title role, to 11 Jun, available on YouTube from 7 pm for a week details

   Ashmolean Museum OxfordYoung Rembrandt, with an introduction from exhibition curator An Van Camp, and exploration of the exhibition section by section. details
   BBC Culture in quarantineVirtual Festival of the Arts, includes access to exhibitions, Shakespeare performances with the Royal Shakespeare Co and New drama, Free fom BBC iPlayer and BBC Four details
   Google Arts and CultureVirtual tours, of galleries and other sites , and many other features at various times details
   Metropolitan Opera New York, Victoria and Albert Museum, Exhibition – Kimono: Kyoto to Catwalk, A five part curator's tour details
   Royal Academy LondonDavid Hockney, Exhibition on Screen details
   The British MuseumOnline access, including search of its collections , virtual tours with Google's street view and two virtual galleries details