Met Announces New 2008-2009 Season.

UPDATE: Met’s HD Broadcast Schedule for 2008-2009 can be found here.

If you haven’t seen this yet, Met announces new season – you can read all about it here. Among the predictable choices are ever so popular La Boheme (Maija Kovalevska/Anna Netrebko and Ramon Vargas), Don Giovanni, Eugene Onegin (with Karita Matilla and Thomas Hampson), Madama Butterfly, Magic Flute and The Ring

But there is some interesting stuff I would love to see, including Berlioz’s Damnation of Faust, Tchaikovsky’s The Queen of Spades, John Adams’ Doctor Atomic, Gluck’s Orfeo ed Euridice and Dvorak’s Rusalka. Those of you from New York I send my evilest thoughts of jealousy…

Here’s the official press release with all the information: Continue reading