The Metropolitan Opera: The Gershwins’ “Porgy and Bess” (CD, DVD/Blu-ray)
Artist: The Metropolitan Opera Orchestra and Chorus
Conductor: David Robertson
Label: The Metropolitan Opera
This audio recording captures the Met’s historic—and hugely acclaimed—new production of the Gershwins’ Porgy and Bess, which brought America’s favorite opera back to the Met stage after a 30-year absence. The ideal cast is headlined by Eric Owens and Angel Blue as the title characters, alongside Latonia Moore, Golda Schultz, Alfred Walker, Frederick Ballentine, and Denyce Graves.
2021 GRAMMY Award winner for “Best Opera Recording” AND nomination for “Best Engineered Album, classical”