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Saturdays on Stage in August

10:10AM
August
8, 2013

Saturday on Stage presents “Opera and more” Saturdays at 1:30 on Classical 101. Here’s the program for August.

An Opera Called “Harold”

Verdi's Aroldo album cover
Verdi's Aroldo this Saturday at 1.30 PM on Classical 101.
10:39AM
June 13, 2013

Saturday on Stage presents Verdi’s ‘Aroldo’, honoring the composers bi-centennial. This is a neglected opera that still packs a punch.

Great Opera in Columbus This Saturday

Licia Albanese as Mimi in Puccini's La Boheme
Licia Albanese as Mimi in Puccini's La Boheme
3:00PM
November
28, 2012

Two magnificent archival broadcasts form the Metropolitan Opera on Classical 101, this Saturday at 1 pm.

Gustav Mahler’s 8th Symphony and Georg Solti This Evening

6:55PM
October
26, 2012

We conclude our week long celebration of conductor Georg Solti’s 100th birth anniversary on Symphony @ 7 tonight with his acclaimed recording of Gustav Mahler’s Symphony No. 8, Symphony of a Thousand.

This Saturday: Don Quixote and Jules Massenet

3:13PM
August
10, 2012

Jules Massenet died 100 years ago. We commemorate this anniversary with one of his last operas, Don Quichotte. Saturday on Stage, Classical 101.

Tchaikovsky-Orleanskaya Deva

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Joan of Arc at her most romantic, from a 19th century print
1:25PM
October 15, 2011

Introducing Tchaikovsky’s The Maid of Orleans.

Something Wonderful: Joyce DiDonato Answers Your Questions

9:00AM
October
15, 2011

Joyce DiDonato answers questions about opera from the students at Rosa Parks Elementary School in Tulsa, OK.

Italo Montemezzi’s The Love of Three Kings

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The poster for the original production of Montemezzi's L'amore dei tre re
12:55PM
October 8, 2011

Discover a wonderful opera, unjustly neglected. The Love of Three Kings (L’amore dei tre re) by Italo Montemezzi.

Today’s Serenity Break

antico compline
Bliss out with a compline service sung by Stile Antico
11:30AM
October 6, 2011

Listen to Stile Antico sing a motet by Thomas Tallis and forget the world and its problems for five minutes.

Politics on Stage, or Fox News Has Nothing on THIS!

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...already an opera
3:15PM
September 26, 2011

What political story would make the best opera? Vietnam? JFK? The 2000 elections?