New York Metropolitan Opera

  1. James Levine to Step Down as Boston Symphony Director

    March 03, 2011 7:41 AM EST Injury-plagued conductor James Levine will step down as music director of the Boston Symphony Orchestra in September after seven seasons, the symphony said on Wednesday. Mark Volpe, the Boston Symphony's managing director, said talks are unde ...

  2. Opera Legend Luciano Pavarotti Dies At 71

    September 06, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Opera superstar Luciano Pavarotti, beloved by millions of fans who heard him in venues ranging from the Metropolitan Opera to Dodger Stadium, died in the early hours of this morning (Sept. 6) at his home in Modena, Italy, after a year-plus battle ...

  3. Met Names Gelb As GM

    November 02, 2004 12:00 AM EST The New York Metropolitan Opera, one of the world's leading opera companies, has chosen Peter Gelb to succeed Joseph Volpe as GM. The New York Metropolitan Opera, one of the world's leading opera companies, has chosen Peter Gelb to succe ...