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Sunday, 6:00-10:00 am Eastern Time

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Sunday, March 29  Celebrating the birthday of Alexander Dargomizhsky with his opera "Russalka". This 2008 recording features Evelina Dobračeva, Arutjun Kotchinian, and Vsevolod Grivnov. The performance is conducted by Michail Jurowski.

Note that this broadcast will begin at 6:45 am.

Alexander Dargomizhsky and Michail Jurowski

Sunday, April 5  Celebrating the birthday of Eugen d'Albert with his opera "Tiefland". This 1963 recording features Rudolf Schock, Isabell Strauss, Gerd Feldhoff, and Ivan Sardi. The conductor is Hans Zanotelli.

Eugen d'Albert and Rudolf Schock

Sunday, April 12  Celebrating the birthday of Aprile Millo as Giuseppe Verdi's "Luisa Miller". Also featured in this 1991 recording are Plácido Domingo, Vladimir Chernov, and Florence Quivar. The conductor is James Levine.

Giuseppe Verdi and Aprile Milo

Plácido Domingo, Florence Quivar, and James Levine

Sunday, April 19  Celebrating the birthday of Natalie Dessay in the title role of the 1839 French version of Gaetano Donizetti's "Lucie de Lammermoor". This 2002 recording also features Roberto Alagna and Ludovic Tézier. The conductor is Evelino Pidò.

From left to right: Gaetano Donizetti and Natalie Dessay (as Lucie)
From left to right: Roberto Alagna and Evelino Pidò

    Header graphic by Bonnie