Verdi http://redriverradio.org en LA Opera On The Air: Verdi's Falstaff http://redriverradio.org/post/la-opera-air-verdis-falstaff <div><strong>Airs Saturday, July 26 at 12 noon. </strong>I<span style="line-height: 1.5;">n honor of Verdi’s </span>200th<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> birthday, LA Opera presents a new production of the crowning glory of the composer’s magnificent career, his comic masterpiece&nbsp;</span>Falstaff<span style="line-height: 1.5;">. Sat, 26 Jul 2014 17:00:00 +0000 47413 at http://redriverradio.org LA Opera On The Air: Verdi's Falstaff Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra 2014 http://redriverradio.org/post/pittsburgh-symphony-orchestra-2014-6 <p><strong>Airs Monday, July 21 at 11 a.m</strong>.&nbsp;On this week's broadcast concert by the Pittsburgh Symphony music director Manfred Honeck will be joined by soprano Simona Saturova, baritone Gregg Baker, the Mendelssohn Choir of Pittsburgh, and narrator Christopher Hahn for an opera showcase featuring works by Wagner and Verdi including Richard Wagner’s Prelude to Act III from Lohengrin and Wagner’s “Siegfried’s Funeral March” from Gotterdammerung. Mon, 21 Jul 2014 16:00:00 +0000 47300 at http://redriverradio.org Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra 2014 Lyric Opera of Chicago 2014: Verdi's Otello (in Italian) http://redriverradio.org/post/lyric-opera-chicago-2014-verdis-otello-italian <div><strong><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Airs Saturday, May 17 at 12 noon.&nbsp;</span></strong><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Featuring Anthony Clark Evans as&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Montano</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">, Antonio </span>Poli<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> as </span>Cassio<span style="line-height: 1.5;">, and Johan </span>Botha<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> as </span>Otello<span style="line-height: 1.5;">, with Falk </span>Struckmann<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> as </span>Iago<span style="line-height: 1.5;">, John Irvin as </span>Roderigo<span style="line-height: 1.5;">, Ana </span>María<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> </span>Martínez<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> as Desdemona, Julie Anne Miller as Emilia, Richard </span>Ollarsaba<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> as A Herald and Evan Boyer as </span>Lodovico<span style="line-height: 1.5;">. Bertrand De Billy conducts. Actors: Phoenix </span>Alazam<span style="line-height: 1.5;">, Jon Beal, Michael T. Black, Matt Cobb, Chuck </span>Coyl<span style="line-height: 1.5;">, Katherine </span>Coyl<span style="line-height: 1.5;">, Wesley Truman Daniel, Tony </span>DiFalco<span style="line-height: 1.5;">, Paula </span>Dudzik-Muenzner<span style="line-height: 1.5;">, Patrick Dunham, </span>Arianne<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Ellison, Chris </span>Lafferty<span style="line-height: 1.5;">, Kirsten </span>Lendyke<span style="line-height: 1.5;">, Kurt Merrill, Greg </span>Poljacik<span style="line-height: 1.5;">, Leighton </span>Schlanger<span style="line-height: 1.5;">, Elise </span>Spoerlein<span style="line-height: 1.5;">.</span></div><p> Sat, 17 May 2014 17:00:00 +0000 Bill Beckett 44135 at http://redriverradio.org Lyric Opera of Chicago 2014: Verdi's Otello (in Italian) Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra http://redriverradio.org/post/pittsburgh-symphony-orchestra-26 <p><strong>Airs Monday, April 28 at 11 a.m. </strong>&nbsp;Mariss Jansons takes the podium for the next concert by the Pittsburgh symphony and will be joined by soprano Alessandra Marc, mezzo-soprano Elena Zaremba, tenor Rafael Rojas, bass Dimitri Kavrakos and the Mendelssohn Choir of Pittsburgh for Giuseppe Verdi’s Ave Maria and Verdi's Requiem. Also on the concert Verdi's String Quartet in E minor.&nbsp;</p><p> Mon, 28 Apr 2014 16:00:00 +0000 43276 at http://redriverradio.org Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra http://redriverradio.org/post/pittsburgh-symphony-orchestra-21 <p><strong>Airs Monday, March 24 at 11 a.m. </strong>Join us for a new season of concert by the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra each Monday morning at 11 a.m. The open concert for the season features conductor Manfred Honeck who will be joined by pianist Lang Lang for the Piano Concerto No. 1 by Franz Listz as well as Chopin’s Etude No. 5, Op. 10. The concert will also showcase Giuseppe Verdi’s Overture to “Forza del Destino;” &nbsp;Felix Mendelssohn’s Scherzo from “A Midsummer Night’s Dream;” &nbsp;Richard Wagner’s Overture to “Tannhauser;” Igor Stravinksy’s Danse Infernale from “The Firebird;” and Lu Wencheng’s “Autumn Moon on a Calm Lake.” Join us for a new season of concert by the Pittsburgh Symphony each Monday morning at 11 a.m. on Red River Radio.</p><p> Mon, 24 Mar 2014 16:00:00 +0000 41671 at http://redriverradio.org Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra