Johann Strauss Jr. http://redriverradio.org en The Lyric Opera of Chicago: Johann Strauss, Jr.'s Die Fledermaus (in German) http://redriverradio.org/post/lyric-opera-chicago-johann-strauss-jrs-die-fledermaus-german <div><strong>Airs Saturday, June 14 at 12 noon.&nbsp;</strong><span style="line-height: 1.5;">This week the Lyric Opera of Chicago presents Johann Strauss, Jr.'s </span>delighfull<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> opera Die </span>Fledermaus<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> featuring </span>Juliane<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> </span>Banse<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> as </span>Rosalinde<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> with Bo&nbsp;</span>Skovhus<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> as </span>Eisenstein<span style="line-height: 1.5;">, Daniela </span>Fally<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> as Adele, Adrian </span>Eröd<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> as </span>Falke<span style="line-height: 1.5;">, Michael </span>Spyres<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> in the roll of Alfred, Emily </span>Fons<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> as Prince </span>Orlofsky<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> and Andrew&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Shore as Frank. &nbsp;E. Loren Meeker directs this production and Ward Stare conducts the Lyric Opera orchestra and chorus.</span></div><p> Sat, 14 Jun 2014 17:00:00 +0000 45472 at http://redriverradio.org The Lyric Opera of Chicago: Johann Strauss, Jr.'s Die Fledermaus (in German) Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra http://redriverradio.org/post/pittsburgh-symphony-orchestra-29 <p><strong>Airs Monday, May 26 at 11 a.m.</strong>&nbsp;On this week's broadcast concert by the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra music director Manfred Honeck will be joined on stage by pianist Yefim Bronfman in a performance of Ludwig van Beethoven’s Piano Concerto No. 5, “Emperor.” Mr. Bronfman will all play several encores by Liszt and Chopin. The concert also features Johann Strauss, Jr., Franz Lehar, Henry Mancini, and Jerome Kern.&nbsp;</p><p></p> Mon, 26 May 2014 16:00:00 +0000 44812 at http://redriverradio.org Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra Metropolitan Opera: Strauss' Die Fledermaus http://redriverradio.org/post/metropolitan-opera-strauss-die-fledermaus <p><strong>Airs Saturday, January 11 at 12 noon.</strong> The 2013-14 Metropolitan Opera Radio Broadcast season continues with a live broadcast of Johann Strauss Jr.'s Die Fledermaus. Director Jeremy Sams has written new lyrics for the work, which will be performed entirely in English, and Tony Award-nominated playwright Douglas Carter Beane makes his Met debut with new dialogue. Adam Fischer conducts a cast of rising opera stars and Broadway performers. Susanna Phillips and Christopher Maltman star as the unhappily married Rosalinde and Eisenstein; Jane Archibald is their feisty maid, Adele; Anthony Roth Costanzo is Prince Orlofsky; Michael Fabiano is Rosalinde’s former lover, Alfred; Paulo Szot is the bumbling Dr. Falke; and Patrick Carfizzi is the prison superintendent, Frank. Broadway stars Danny Burstein and Betsy Wolfe make their network debuts as the drunken jailer, Frosch, and Adele’s sister, Ida. Die Fledermaus will be heard live over the Toll Brothers-Metropolitan Opera International Radio Network.</p><p> Sat, 11 Jan 2014 18:00:00 +0000 38439 at http://redriverradio.org Metropolitan Opera: Strauss' Die Fledermaus