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January 31, 2015 at 4:30 pm
No need to send a card. All you have to do is immerse yourself in melody to celebrate Franz Schubert’s 217th birthday today. Singing at the party will be Fritz Wunderlich, Janet Baker, Ian Bostridge, Marian Anderson, Vanni-Marcoux and Elisabeth Grummer.
January 24, 2015 at 4:30 pm
Puccini’s tale of murder, revenge, lust and suicide comes once more to Lyric Opera. Treat yourself to high drama with Leontyne Price, Giuseppe di Stefano, Giuseppe Taddei and the Vienna State Opera Orchestra conducted by Herbert Von Karajan.
January 17, 2015 at 4:30 pm
“Star light, Star bright” goes the rhyme and is the theme for this program. Stargazers include Placido Domingo, Marian Anderson, David Daniels, Nat King Cole and more.
January 10, 2015 at 5:00 pm
Elisabeth Schwarzkopf, pictured
Today we turn back the clock to 1915 to note artists born one hundred years ago. From the world of opera Larry offers recordings by Elisabeth Schwarzkopf, Eleanor Steber and Mario del Monaco. Then from popular music there is Billie Holiday, Edith Piaf and Alice Faye.
January 3, 2015 at 4:30 pm
Jeanette MacDonald and Nelson Eddy
Uncork the champagne, toss the confetti and blow your horns as we welcome 2015 with a program of American operetta that is sure to delight the ear as well as the heart. Singers include Joan Sutherland, Mario Lanza, Jeanette MacDonald, Nelson Eddy, Jan Peerce and more.