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October 22, 2016 at 4:30 pm
Callas will be heard in the Mad Scene in performance in Berlin in 1955. Natalie Dessay and Roberto Alagna and more will be heard in the Sextet.
October 8, 2016 at 4:30 pm
Before Richard Rodgers worked with lyricist, Oscar Hammerstein his partner was Lorenz Hart. Hear some of their Broadway songs sung by Nat King Cole, Anna Moffo, Mario Lanza, Joan Morris, Judy Garland and more.
October 1, 2016 at 4:30 pm
An instrumental version of a familiar song or aria is followed by a vocal rendition. Tito Gobbi, Kirsten Flagstad and Angela Gheorghiu join James Galway, Jean Yves Thibaudet and the Orchestra of La Scala conducted by Herbert von Karajan.
September 24, 2016 at 4:30 pm
As Lyric begins the Ring Cycle this season, comedian Anna Russell will explain the plot. We then join the Gods and enter Valhalla with a transcription of this opera’s musical themes by Leopold Stokowski.
September 17, 2016 at 4:30 pm
Larry presents a thoughtful retrospective on artists whose lives were cut short and who left us all too soon. They are Jussi Bjoerling, Lorriane Hunt Lieberson, Enrico Caruso, Arleen Auger, Fritz Wunderlich, Jerry Hadley, Tatiana Troyanos and Mario Lanza.