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(Started Feb. 10, 2016)
Sunday, February 19
We will be celebrating the 90th birthday of Leontyne Price in the title role
of Giacomo Puccini's "Tosca".
Also featured in this recording of April 7, 1962 from the Metropolitan Opera
are Cornell MacNeil and Franco Corelli.
The conductor is Kurt Adler.
Giacomo Puccini, Leontyne Price, and again as Tosca
Cornell MacNeil, Franco Corelli, and Kurt Adler
Sunday, February 26
Remembering Nicolai Gedda in
"Manon", by Jules Massenet. This 1970 recording
also features Beverly Sills, Gérard Souzay, and Gabriel Bacquier,
in a performance conducted by Julius Rudel.
Note that this broadcast will begin at 6:30 am.
Jules Massenet and Nicolai Gedda (as Des Grieux)
Beverly Sills (as Manon), Gérard Souzay, and Julius Rudel
Sunday, March 5
Celebrating the birthday of George Frideric Handel, with his opera
This 1978 recording features Dame Janet Baker, Edith Mathis, James Bowman, and Samuel Ramey.
The conductor is Raymond Leppard.
George Frideric Handel, Dame Janet Baker, and Edith Mathis
James Bowman, Samuel Ramey, and Raymond Leppard
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