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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

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Music
   Schedule of online free musical events, from ClassicalMPR details
   London Philharmonic Online, series of free concerts details
   Berliner Philarmoniker OrchestraConcert Archive, Some 600 concerts are in the archive. Free trial offered, Digital Concert Hall. 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
   Metropolitan Opera New YorkMet Stars Live in Concert, A series of 12 pay-per-view recitals From around the world, each $20 from the Met website. From July 18 to December 19. Concerts available for 12 days., to 18 Dec details
   Metropolitan Opera New York, live pay-per-view recital, Renée Fleming in Washington, D.C., 6pm, to 21 Aug, Price $20; starts 6pm UK time; available for 20 days. details
   Metropolitan Opera New York, live pay-per-view recital, Robert Alagna and Aleksandra Kurzak in Èze, France, 6pm, to 5 Sep, Price $20; starts 6pm UK time; available for 20 days. details
   Monteverdi Choir and OrchestraA selection of concerts, including Bach: Cantata of the week and the first five Beethoven Symphonies and Monteverdi's Vespers 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
   Wigmore Hallvideo library, almost 50 concerts available to stream via YouTube details

Saturday 29 August
   Metropolitan Opera New York, live pay-per-view recital, Lise Davidsen in Oslo, 6pm, to 17 Sep, Price $20; starts 6pm UK time; available for 20 days. details

Saturday 12 September
   Metropolitan Opera New York, live pay-per-view recital, Joyce DiDonato in Barcelona, 6pm, to 9 Oct, Price $20; starts 6pm UK time; available for 20 days. details

Saturday 26 September
   Metropolitan Opera New York, live pay-per-view recital, Piotr Beczala and Sondra Radvanovsky in Barcelona, 6pm, to 16 Oct, Price $20; starts 6pm UK time; available for 20 days. details

Saturday 10 October
   Metropolitan Opera New York, live pay-per-view recital, Anna Netrebko in Vienna, 6pm, to 10 Oct, Price $20; starts 6pm UK time; available for 20 days. details

Saturday 24 October
   Metropolitan Opera New York, live pay-per-view recital, Diana Damrau and Joseph Calleja in Malta, 6pm, to 13 Nov, Price $20; starts 6pm UK time; available for 20 days. details

Saturday 7 November
   Metropolitan Opera New York, live pay-per-view recital, Pretty Yende and Javier Camarena in Switzerland, 6pm, to 27 Nov, Price $20; starts 6pm UK time; available for 20 days. details

Saturday 21 November
   Metropolitan Opera New York, live pay-per-view recital, Sonya Yoncheva in Berlin, 6pm, to 11 Dec, Price $20; starts 6pm UK time; available for 20 days. details

Saturday 12 December
   Metropolitan Opera New York, live pay-per-view recital, Bryn Terfel in Wales, 6pm, to 1 Jan, Price $20; starts 6pm UK time; available for 20 days. details

Saturday 19 December
   Metropolitan Opera New York, live pay-per-view recital, Angel Blue in New York City, 6pm, to 7 Jan, Price $20; starts 6pm UK time; available for 20 days. details

Opera/musical
   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
   Andrew Lloyd Webber, various shows streamed free on Fridays for 48 hours, via YouTube 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
   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
   Wind in the Willows, From London's West End, Rent for £2.99 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, to 25 Sep, via YouTube details
   Garsington OperaDavid Sawer: The Skating Rink, a new opera `by the British composer based on the novel by Roberto Bolaño. A musical version of a romantic thriller., to 8 Dec details
   Glyndebourne MusicBrett Dean: Hamlet, to 23 Aug details
   Komishe Oper BerlinArnold Schönberg: Moses and Aron, to 12 Sep 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
   Moscow State Stanislavsky Music TheatreProkofiev: War And Peace, With a cast 400 on stage. Including 70 principal singers. Sung in Russian with English subtitles, to 26 Nov details
   Moscow State Stanislavsky Music TheatreTchaikovsky: The Queen of Spades, sung in Russian with English subtitles, to 5 Nov 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 NorthWagner: the Ring Cycle, All four operas from the acclaimed 2016 productions, from the website or YouTube 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

Thursday 20 August
   Metropolitan Opera New YorkTchaikovsky’: Eugene Onegin, with Anna Netrebko, Elena Maximova, Alexey Dolgov, Peter Mattei, and Štefan Kocán, conducted by Robin Ticciati. From April 22, 2017, all day from 00:30 am to 11.30 pm UK time details

Friday 21 August
   Metropolitan Opera New YorkVerdi: Un Ballo in Maschera, with Aprile Millo, Harolyn Blackwell, Florence Quivar, Luciano Pavarotti, and Leo Nucci, conducted by James Levine. From January 26, 1991., to 21 Aug, all day from 00:30 am to 11.30 pm UK time details

Saturday 22 August
   Metropolitan Opera New YorkVerdi: Simon Boccanegra, with Adrianne Pieczonka, Marcello Giordani, Plácido Domingo, and James Morris, conducted by James Levine. From February 6, 2010., to 22 Aug, all day from 00:30 am to 11.30 pm UK time details

Sunday 23 August
   Glyndebourne MusicPurcell:, The Fairy Queen, to 30 Aug details
   Metropolitan Opera New YorkRossini: Il Barbiere di Siviglia, withKathleen Battle, Rockwell Blake, Leo Nucci, Enzo Dara, and Ferruccio Furlanetto, conducted by Ralf Weikert. From December 3, 1988., to 23 Aug, all day from 00:30 am to 11.30 pm UK time details

Monday 24 August
   Metropolitan Opera New YorkHumperdinck: Hansel and Gretel, with Judith Blegen, Frederica von Stade, Jean Kraft, Rosalind Elias, and Michael Devlin, conducted by Thomas Fulton. From December 25, 1982., to 24 Aug, all day from 00:30 am to 11.30 pm UK time details

Sunday 30 August
   Glyndebourne MusicWagner: Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg, with Gerald Finley, to 6 Sep details

Theatre
   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
   BBC iPlayerShakespeare: eight plays , one ballet, from The Globe: The Tempest and A Midsummer Night's Dream. From the Royal Shakespeare Co: Much Ado about Nothing, Othello, The Merchant of Venice, Romeo and Juliet,Macbeth, Hamlet plus The Royal Ballet: Romeo & Juliet- Beyond Words details
   Globe Theatre London, rent or buy, Shakespeare, most of his plays and some others, Globe Player online 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

Arts
   Royal Academy LondonDavid Hockney, Exhibition on Screen details
   Victoria and Albert MuseumExhibition – Kimono: Kyoto to Catwalk, A five part curator's tour details
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