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 in America. 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, Houston Grand Opera, and the San Francisco Opera. You'll also hear recorded opera broadcasts of the Academy of Vocal Arts (AVA) on selected Sundays, and some other surprises throughout the year!
Coming up: LA Opera
Saturday, July 23, 1 to 3:45 pm
Vincenzo Bellini: NORMA
Starring Angela Meade in the title role, Jamie Barton as Adalgisa, Russell Thomas as Pollione, and Morris Robinson as Oroveso.
Saturday, July 30, 1 to 3:30 pm
Giuseppe Verdi: THE TWO FOSCARI