Saturday, November 4, 2006
Hope listeners are enjoying some of the special offerings today. Among the many operas playing this afternoon --
- FRANCE MUSIQUE/MUSIQ3/SVERIGES RADIO P2/LATVIA RADIO KLASIKA - Berlioz's Les Troyens, with Jon Villars, Deborah Polaski; Sylvain Cambreling conducting.
- WMUK - From Houston Grand Opera, Donizetti's Don Pasquale, starring John Del Carlo; Patrick Summers conducting.
- NPR World of Opera (check our THIS SATURDAY page for specific stations) - Also from Houston Grand Opera, Puccini's Manon Lescaut, with Karita Mattila, Vladimir Galouzine; Patrick Summers conducting.
- CBC 2 - the superb Maestro Jiri Belohlavek leads a performance of Janacek's Cunning Little Vixen, from Geneva;
- BBC 3 - Vsevolod Grivnov is featured in Prokofiev's Betrothal in a Monastery, conducted by Vladimir Jurowsky;
- NRK ALLTID KLASSISK/NRK P2 - Krassimira Stoyanova is featured in Verdi's Otello, conducted by Daniele Gatti;
- WRTI - Ramon Vargas and Veselina Kasarova star in Massenet's Werther, led by Vladimir Jurowsky.
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