Opera on WRTI
Saturday, 1 to 5 pm
Join us every Saturday throughout the year for opera broadcasts from some of the most well-known and beloved opera companies. The list includes live broadcasts of The Metropolitan Opera's entire Saturday Matinee season, and recorded performances — distributed by WFMT in Chicago — from recent seasons of Lyric Opera of Chicago, LA Opera, Royal Opera, and the San Francisco Opera. You'll also hear recorded opera broadcasts of the Academy ofugust Vocal Arts (AVA) and some other surprises throughout the year! All broadcasts are at 1 PM.
October 31: Norma / BELLINI / Hamburg State Opera
November 7: Scalia/Ginsburg / WANG; Trial by Jury / SULLIVAN / Opera Delaware
November 14: Tosca / PUCCINI / La Scala — OPERA DAY on WRTI! (We're taking your requests now!)
November 21: Le Nozze de Figaro / MOZART/ Academy of Vocal Arts
November 28: La favorite / DONIZETTI / Academy of Vocal Arts
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