Falstaff http://wrti.org en The Met Opera on WRTI: Verdi's FALSTAFF, December 14, 1 PM http://wrti.org/post/met-opera-wrti-verdis-falstaff-december-14-1-pm <p>An undisputed master of Verdi's final comic masterpiece, James Levine conducts the first new Met <i>Falstaff</i> since 1964. Ambrogio Maestri sings the role of the blustery Sir John Falstaff, opposite a marvelous ensemble cast, in a production set in the mid-20th century.<strong> Join us on Saturday, December 14, 1 to 4 pm.</strong></p><p>http://youtu.be/ULMdId6b2PY</p><p><a href="http://www.metoperafamily.org/metopera/season/synopsis/falstaff?customid=778" target="_blank"><strong>Synopsis</strong></a></p> Wed, 11 Dec 2013 18:09:04 +0000 WRTI Staff 6753 at http://wrti.org The Met Opera on WRTI: Verdi's FALSTAFF, December 14, 1 PM Shakespeare, Castelnuovo-Tedesco, Elgar on Discoveries from the Fleisher Collection http://wrti.org/post/shakespeare-castelnuovo-tedesco-elgar-discoveries-fleisher-collection <p><strong>Discoveries from the Fleisher Collection broadcasts Saturday, November 2nd, 5 to 6 pm.&nbsp;</strong>Since the Fleisher Collection of Orchestral Music at the Free Library of Philadelphia is the world’s largest lending library of orchestral performance materials, and since it holds more than 21,000 titles, it should be no surprise that conductors make use of its resources for almost any concert theme imaginable.<br /> Sat, 02 Nov 2013 14:14:39 +0000 Kile Smith 6621 at http://wrti.org Shakespeare, Castelnuovo-Tedesco, Elgar on Discoveries from the Fleisher Collection