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Prince Igor

Saturday Matinee presents the Metropolitan Opera's production of Prince Igor. Alexander Borodin's Russian epic comes to the Met for the first time in nearly 100 years.

Oksana Dyka sings the role of  Yaroslavna with Anita Rachvelishvili (Konchakovna), Sergey Semishkur (Vladimir Igorevich), Ildar Abdrazkov (Prince Igor), Mikhail Petrenko (Prince Galitsky), Stefan Kocán (Khan Konchak).

"Prince Igor's triumphant return: the Met makes a masterpiece of an unlikely opera. [A performance that] would be the jewel of any opera company in any golden age." - New York Observer

Gianandrea Noseda conducts.

Broadcast Saturday, March 1 at 1 p.m.