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Metropolitan Opera: Debussy’s Pelléas et Mélisande

Ken Howard
Metropolitan Opera
A scene from Debussy's Pelléas et Mélisande";

Airs Saturday, January 19, 2019, at 12 noon. The 2018-19 Metropolitan Opera Radio Broadcast season continues with Yannick Nézet-Séguin, the Met’s Jeanette Lerman-Neubauer Music Director, conducting Pelléas et Mélisande, Debussy’s meditation on the mysteries of love and betrayal. The cast features three young Met stars portraying a complex love triangle: Isabel Leonard as Mélisande, Paul Appleby as Pelléas, and Kyle Ketelsen as Pelléas’s brother Golaud – Mélisande’s husband. Ferruccio Furlanetto sings the role of King Arkel and Marie-Nicole Lemieux makes her network broadcast debut as Geneviève. Pelléas et Mélisande will be heard live over the Toll Brothers-Metropolitan Opera International Radio Network at 12:o0 Noon Saturday, January 19.