Saturday Night at the Opera Playlists

Saturday Night at the Opera playlist for 08/25/2012

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Honor Bailey

A lively night of zarzuelas.

Saturday Night at the Opera playlist for 08/11/2012

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Kevin "(the) Magu...

Some works of musical drama derived from the Old Testament.

Saturday Night at the Opera playlist for 07/22/2012

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Katie Salmon

A Renata Tebaldi Tribute. Featuring guest host Stepan Atamian.

Il Trittico-Tebaldi, Del Monaco, Simionato, Merrill, Corena. Lamberto Gardelli conducting the Orchestra e Coro del Maggio Musicale Fiorentino
2) Don Carlo-Bergonzi, Tebaldi, Christoff. Sir Georg Solti conducting the Orchestra & Chorus of the Royal Opera Chorus. Act 5.
3) La Boheme-Bergonzi, Tebaldi, Bastianini. Tullio Serafin conducting the Orchestra e Coro dell'Academia di Santa Cecilia, Roma. From "Si, mi chiamano Mimi" to the end of Act I

Saturday Night at the Opera playlist for 07/07/2012

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Kevin "(the) Magu...

Disparate works united in their attempt to bring classical Greek tragedy into the realm of operatic music.

Saturday Night at the Opera playlist for 06/30/2012

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Leena Mahan

Saturday Night at the Opera playlist for 06/23/2012

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Thuto Durkac Somo

Leos Janacek, Fate: Míla (soprano) - Magdaléna Hajóssyová; Zivny (tenor) - Vilém Pribyl; Mîla's Mother (mezzo-soprano) - Jarmila Palivcova; Doubek/as a little boy (soprano) - Milena Jílková; Doubek/as a student (tenor) - Josef Skrobánek

Manuel de Falla, Atlántida: Spanish National Orchestra

Description of Jacint Verdaguer's poem that inspired Atlántida from symphonyinc.org : The submersion of Atlantis created the Atlantic ocean, thus separating Spain and Latin America, later the Spanish discovery of America reunited what had always belonged together.

Saturday Night at the Opera playlist for 06/09/2012

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Mark Micchelli

Saturday Night at the Opera playlist for 06/02/2012

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David Beal

Saturday Night at the Opera playlist for 05/26/2012

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Kevin "(the) Magu...

A presentation of two 19th-century French composers and their versions of two masterworks of Goethe.

Leena Mahan took over hosting duties beginning with Gounod's Faust

Saturday Night at the Opera playlist for 05/19/2012

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Mark Micchelli

Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau (1925-2012)