TV and Radio Broadcasts

Long-time opera fan or opera curious? Check the following stations for upcoming broadcasts highlighting San Francisco Opera performances.

Radio Broadcasts

Tune in to Classical KDFC for “The Opera Hour” on the first Sunday of every month at 8pm PDT/PST on 90.3, 104.9, 89.9, 103.9 FM and streaming online at KDFC.com. "The Opera Hour" is hosted by KDFC’s President Bill Lueth and SF Opera’s General Director Matthew Shilvock. This monthly one-hour program welcomes long-time opera fans and the opera curious who want to discover the magic of this music by highlighting upcoming opera performances and gems from the SF Opera archives.

TV Broadcasts

See some of our best productions from past seasons on KQED TV.

KDFC President Bill Lueth and San Francisco Opera General Director Matthew Shilvock

The Opera Hour on KDFC

Sunday, August 5, 2018 at 8PM

The Opera Hour welcomes longtime opera fans and the opera curious to discover the magic of opera. In each episode, Lueth and Shilvock will share new recordings of arias, duets and ensembles they are enjoying along with some of their favorites, honoring singers of the past. The hosts will highlight opportunities to hear great singing around the Bay Area and dig into the treasure trove of archival San Francisco Opera broadcasts. Additionally, Shilvock will take listeners backstage at the War Memorial Opera House and, with the help of special guests, share insights about this spectacular artform.