Metropolitan Opera: Donizetti’s Don Pasquale
Airs Saturday, March 12, at 12 noon. The 2015-16 Metropolitan Opera Radio Broadcast season continues with a live broadcast of Donizetti’s comedic masterpiece Don Pasquale. Baritone AmbrogioMaestri sings the title role for the first time in his career this season, alongside show-stopping tenor Javier Camarena as Pasquale’s nephew, the lovelorn Ernesto. Italian soprano EleonoraBuratto, fresh off her Met debut, is the bewitching Norina, and baritone LeventeMolnár is the wily Doctor Malatesta, in a performance conducted by MaurizioBenini. Don Pasquale will be heard live over the Toll Brothers-Metropolitan Opera International Radio Network at 12:00 p.m. CT on Saturday, March 12.