La Boheme http://wrti.org en The Met Opera on WRTI: Puccini's LA BOHEME! April 5, 1 PM http://wrti.org/post/met-opera-wrti-puccinis-la-boheme-april-5-1-pm <p>Giacomo Puccini’s moving story of young love is the most-performed opera in Met history—and with good reason. Anita Hartig stars as the frail Mimì in Franco Zeffirelli’s classic production, with Vittorio Grigolo in the role of her passionate lover, Rodolfo. <strong>Saturday, April 5, 1 to 4 pm.</strong></p><p><a href="http://www.metoperafamily.org/metopera/season/synopsis/boheme?customid=772&amp;src=operainfo" target="_blank"><strong>&nbsp;Synopsis</strong></a></p><p>http://youtu.be/yVQNVoc2_Og</p> Fri, 04 Apr 2014 20:20:06 +0000 Jessica Schultz 7173 at http://wrti.org The Met Opera on WRTI: Puccini's LA BOHEME! April 5, 1 PM Meet The Met Opera's New Mimi! http://wrti.org/post/meet-met-operas-new-mimi <p></p> Mon, 31 Mar 2014 20:57:16 +0000 Jim Cotter 7145 at http://wrti.org Meet The Met Opera's New Mimi! Listen To This: That Unforgettable Aria From LA BOHEME http://wrti.org/post/listen-unforgettable-aria-la-boheme <p>Which recording of the famous aria "Quando m'en vo" also known as "Musetta's Waltz" is your favorite? Musetta sings the aria in the second act of Puccini's LA BOHEME. Please let us know! <strong>And listen to the Met Opera's LA BOHEME on WRTI this Saturday, April 5 at 1 pm.</strong></p><p>http://youtu.be/yVQNVoc2_Og</p><p>http://youtu.be/EQEwU7ukx1Y</p><p>http://youtu.be/xMjADnIrKKI</p><p>http://youtu.be/CEK6qGa8z9Y</p><p>http://youtu.be/lFX8pNlwtMY</p><p>http://youtu.be/zMmRetJMfOk</p> Fri, 15 Nov 2013 17:47:44 +0000 WRTI Staff 6684 at http://wrti.org Listen To This: That Unforgettable Aria From LA BOHEME Special Archival Broadcast: Toscanini Conducts Puccini's LA BOHEME, Nov. 16, 1 PM http://wrti.org/post/special-archival-broadcast-toscanini-conducts-puccinis-la-boheme-nov-16-1-pm <p>Join us on <strong>Opera Day 2013</strong> to hear an outstanding 1946 performance of Puccini's <em>LA BOHEME, </em>conducted by Arturo Toscanini&nbsp;with the NBC Symphony Orchestra and Chorus, and an all-star cast of soloists. &nbsp;<a href="https://secure.publicbroadcasting.net/wrti/pledge.pledgemain" target="_blank"><strong>Pledge $365 on November 16th&nbsp;between 6 am and 6 pm </strong></a>and we'll thank you with <strong>Arturo Toscanini: The Complete RCA Collection</strong> on 85 CDs and a bonus DVD.</p> Wed, 13 Nov 2013 18:05:19 +0000 WRTI Staff 6681 at http://wrti.org Special Archival Broadcast: Toscanini Conducts Puccini's LA BOHEME, Nov. 16, 1 PM Toscanini And Puccini's LA BOHEME: Oct. 6th at 1 pm http://wrti.org/post/toscanini-and-puccinis-la-boheme-oct-6th-1-pm <p>Join us to hear a very special 1946 recording of Giacomo Puccini's<em> LA BOHEME </em>conducted by the legendary maestro Arturo Toscanini. <a href="https://secure.publicbroadcasting.net/wrti/pledge.pledgemain" target="_blank"><strong>Pledge at the $365 level and we'll thank you with <em>Arturo Toscanini: The Complete RCA Collection</em>, with 84 CDs and 1 DVD. </strong></a>Of course the set includes this 1946 recording! <strong>Saturday, October 6th at 1 pm. </strong>Don't miss it!</p> Wed, 03 Oct 2012 18:10:22 +0000 WRTI Staff 4532 at http://wrti.org Toscanini And Puccini's LA BOHEME: Oct. 6th at 1 pm Opera Company of Philadelphia Opens New Season With Fresh Take On Old Favorite http://wrti.org/post/opera-company-philadelphia-opens-new-season-fresh-take-old-favorite <p>Some&nbsp;rough-and-tumble opening chords can mean only one thing to opera lovers - Puccini’s <em>La Boheme.</em>&nbsp; The iconic work&nbsp;is back in Philadelphia<span style="DISPLAY: none">&nbsp;</span> for what could feel like the 300<sup>th</sup><sup> </sup>time since first arriving here 114 years ago. Audiences rarely tire of the story of starving artists in 19th-century Paris, or the famous arias that convey the rapture of young love. But they might also feel like it’s a rerun.</p> Sat, 22 Sep 2012 15:04:00 +0000 David Patrick Stearns 4477 at http://wrti.org Opera Company of Philadelphia Opens New Season With Fresh Take On Old Favorite