Saturdays at 4:30 pm
Arias & Songs celebrates great singers of the past and present, from Maria Callas and Jussi Bjoerling to Renée Fleming and Jonas Kaufmann. Each week, recording collector and host Larry Johnson spins a wonderful web of opera, operetta, Broadway tunes, art songs—even vintage pop. Expect the unexpected as Larry guides you through the range and nuance of vocal artistry; with some special attention to local performance as well.
WFMT offers a complete opera every Saturday at noon with productions from the following companies:
Metropolitan Opera (winter)
Lyric Opera of Chicago (May-July)
LA Opera on Air (July-August)
San Francisco Opera (August-October)