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Opera on 3

Strauss's Salome: From the Metropolitan Opera in New York, a performance of Strauss's revolutionary and scandalous Oscar Wilde-inspired drama. Patricia Racette makes her Met debut in the tour-de-force role of Salome, part innocent and part sexual predator. Pesented by Mary Jo Heath, with commentary from Ira Siff. Strauss: Salome. Patricia Racette, soprano (Salome), Nancy Fabiola Herrera, mezzo-soprano (Herodias), Gerhard Siegel, tenor (Herod), Kang Wang, tenor (Narraboth), Zeljko Lucic, baritone (Jochanaan), Carolyn Sproule, contralto (Herod's Page), Alan Glassman, tenor (First Jew), Mikhail Petrenko, bass (First Nazarene), Nicholas Brownlee, bass (First Soldier), Orchestra and Chorus of the New York Metropolitan Opera/Johannes Debus.

Genre: Arts

When is Opera on 3 next on TV?

It's next showing on BBC Radio Three December 17th, 6:30pm and on BBC Radio Three December 24th, 6:00pm. See more...