Saturday Classics http://wrti.org en The Met Opera on WRTI: THE ENCHANTED ISLAND, March 8, 1 PM http://wrti.org/post/met-opera-wrti-enchanted-island-march-8-1-pm <p>This week, we're back at our usual 1 pm start time! Tune in for the Met’s delightful Baroque fantasy<em><strong> THE ENCHANTED ISLAND.</strong></em> The opera returns after its critically acclaimed world-premiere run in 2011–12, bringing together the music of Handel, Vivaldi, Rameau, Purcell, and other composers, set to a brilliant new English libretto inspired by Shakespeare’s <em>The Tempest</em> and <em>A Midsummer Night’s Dream. Sat, 08 Mar 2014 13:26:52 +0000 WRTI Staff 7061 at http://wrti.org The Met Opera on WRTI: THE ENCHANTED ISLAND, March 8, 1 PM 2013 Labor Day Weekend Classical Countdown http://wrti.org/post/2013-labor-day-weekend-classical-countdown <p>Join us for this year's classical countdown! It's your 30 favorite classical works on WRTI thorughout the holiday weekend. Listen on Friday, August 30 from noon to 6 pm, Saturday, August 31 from 6 to 11:30 am, and Monday, September 2nd from 6 am to 6 pm. Check out the list below! And have a wonderful holiday!</p><p></p><p><iframe seamless="" src="http://composer.nprstations.org/widgets/iframe/searchlist.html?station=51802729e1c8619119d82533&amp;prog_id=52177aa564684fc160000001&amp;visible=songlist&amp;show_comp=true" frameborder="0" height="6575" width="100%"></iframe></p> Fri, 30 Aug 2013 16:04:10 +0000 Jack Moore 6364 at http://wrti.org 2013 Labor Day Weekend Classical Countdown Coming Up: 2013 Listener-Favorite Classical and Jazz Countdowns Over Labor Day Weekend! http://wrti.org/post/coming-2013-listener-favorite-classical-and-jazz-countdowns-over-labor-day-weekend <p>You voted...listen for the results! It's your favorite 30 classical works and 100 jazz songs on WRTI. Start listening on Friday, August 30th at noon and through Monday, September 2nd to hear your favorites. Don't miss a moment!

</p> Sat, 24 Aug 2013 14:06:02 +0000 WRTI Staff 6368 at http://wrti.org Coming Up: 2013 Listener-Favorite Classical and Jazz Countdowns Over Labor Day Weekend!