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(Started Feb. 10, 2016)
Sunday, June 26
Celebrating the birthday of Jacques Offenbach with his opéra comique
"Coscoletto". This 2001 recording features
Mojca Erdmann, Yoo-Chang Nah, and Mechthild Georg.
The conductor is Helmuth Froschauer.
Sunday, July 3
Celebrating the birthday of Ottorino Respighi with his opera
This 1989 recording features Sylvia Sass, Giorgio Lamberti,
and Lajos Miller.
The performance is conducted by Lamberto Gardelli.
Ottorino Respighi and Sylvia Sass
Sunday, July 10
Remembering Ljuba Welitsch on her birthday in a German-language version of
Giacomo Puccini's "La Rondine", "Die Schwalbe". This 1952
recording also features Anton Dermota, Walter Berry, and Waldemar Kmennt.
The performance is conducted Meinhard von Zallinger.
Giacomo Puccini, Ljuba Welitsch, and Walter Berry
Sunday, July 17
Remembering Eleanor Steber in Giacomo Puccini's
"Madama Butterfly". This 1949 recording also features
Richard Tucker and Giuseppe Valdengo, in a performance conducted by
Giacomo Puccini, Eleanor Steber, and Richard Tucker
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