Cosi fan tutte http://wrti.org en Mozart's COSI FAN TUTTE: AVA on WRTI, November 9, 1 PM http://wrti.org/post/mozarts-cosi-fan-tutte-ava-wrti-november-9-1-pm <p>Mozart’s comic masterpiece, <em>Così fan tutte,</em> exposes the tension between emotion and reason. Two young men wager that their fiancées will remain faithful, even under extreme circumstances. Director Nic Muni sets the action in Martha’s Vineyard during the late 1960s for this production. Christopher Macatsoris conducts. <strong>Don't miss this very special Academy of Vocal Arts broadcast on Saturday, November 9th, 1 to 4 pm.</strong></p><p><strong>CAST:</strong></p> Wed, 06 Nov 2013 10:07:03 +0000 WRTI Staff 6636 at http://wrti.org Mozart's COSI FAN TUTTE: AVA on WRTI, November 9, 1 PM Mozart's COSI FAN TUTTE: San Francisco Opera on WRTI, October 5, 1 PM http://wrti.org/post/mozarts-cosi-fan-tutte-san-francisco-opera-wrti-october-5-1-pm <p>Two young soldiers disguise their identities to test their lovers&#39; fidelity in this Mozart masterpiece, a sublime and sometimes startling mix of hilarious farce and poignant drama first performed in 1790.</p> Thu, 03 Oct 2013 16:15:35 +0000 WRTI Staff 6528 at http://wrti.org Mozart's COSI FAN TUTTE: San Francisco Opera on WRTI, October 5, 1 PM LA Opera: COSI FAN TUTTE on July 14th at 1 pm http://wrti.org/post/la-opera-cosi-fan-tutte-july-14th-1-pm <p>Mozart&rsquo;s delightfully comic battle of the sexes comes to life with ravishingly beautiful music and sparkling wit on Saturday, July 14th, from 1 to 4:30 pm.</p><p>The cast includes soprano Aleksandra Kurzak and bass-baritone Ildebrando D&rsquo;Arcangelo.&nbsp; An opera buffa (comic opera) in two acts, it was first performed in 1790. The libretto was written by Lorenzo Da Ponte &ndash; this is the third in a trilogy of librettos by Da Ponte; the others were for Mozart&#39;s <em>The Marriage of Figaro</em> and <em>Don Giovanni. </em></p> Sat, 14 Jul 2012 15:42:00 +0000 WRTI Staff 4137 at http://wrti.org LA Opera: COSI FAN TUTTE on July 14th at 1 pm