San Francisco Opera

The San Francisco Opera has presented the United States debut performances of numerous artists from around the world.

The WFMT Radio Network continues the American Opera series with the SAN FRANCISCO OPERA hosted by Elaine Warner and Dianne Nicolini. These programs include operas from their past season performed in the War Memorial Opera House, their home since October 1932. 

A listing of the season's radio broadcasts is available. See the Listings below for local air times.

When and where to tune-in

Saturdays at 1pm on Classical 91.5

Available On-Demand

Currently on San Francisco Opera

Saturdays at 1:00 p.m.

September's San Francisco Opera presentations include Wagner's Der Fliegende Holländer (special time 3:00 p.m.), Britten's Peter Grimes and operas by Rossini and Richard Strauss.

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Recently on San Francisco Opera

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August features Boito's retelling of Goethe's Faust and Puccini's masterful melodrama Tosca

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The world premier of Mark Adamo's The Gospel of Mary Magdalene is presented on October 19th. 

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Starring as the fierce, obsessive whaling-boat captain whose descent into madness puts his crew in mortal danger is Jay Hunter Morris in Jake Heggie's Moby-Dick on September 14.

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The San Francisco Opera kicks off the broadcast season Wagner's Die Walküre.