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April 25, 2015 at 4:00 pm
It’s spring and Arias and Songs has a green thumb. Cultivating our musical garden are Cathy Berberian who discovers that “There are Fairies at the Bottom of Our Garden.” There is a Victorian song, “Come In to the Garden, Maude” and the cast of Candide wants us to “Make Our Garden Grow.”
April 4, 2015 at 4:00 pm
Through music let us observe this week with the Easter Hymn from Cavalleria Rusticana, Kathleen Ferrier and the Bach St. Matthew Passion, Jessye Norman singing The Holy City and one of Barber’s Hermit songs sung by Leontyne Price.
March 28, 2015 at 4:00 pm
Larry is the postman today delivering some musical notes . . . pun intended. Letter writers or receivers include Cecilia Bartoli, Bryn Tefel, Lotte Lehmann, Susan Graham, Anna Moffo, Elizabeth Schwarzkopf and Claudia Muzio.
March 21, 2015 at 4:00 pm
Today we go on a musical cruise down various rivers with fellow passengers Leontyne Price, Jon Vickers, Feodor Chaliapin, Paul Robeson, Josephine Baker, Judy Garland and Julie London among others.
March 14, 2015 at 4:00 pm
“It’s good to be King” it is said. Or is it? The title for this program comes from Shakespeare whose sage observation rings all too true for Julius Caesar, King Philip II of Spain, Tsar Boris Godunov, 10th century British King Eadgar and King Arthur of Camelot.