Classical Music

11:00am

Mon January 30, 2012
Cultural, Community, Information

America's Music Festivals: The Savannah Music Festival

Ballake Sissoko & Vincent Segal

Airs Monday, January 30 at 11:00 a.m.
Hosted by Orli Shaham

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12:00pm

Sat January 28, 2012
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Metropolitan Opera: Puccini's Tosca

      Airs Saturday, January 28 at 12:00 noon.  The 2011-2012 Metropolitan Opera Radio Broadcast season continues with a live broadcast of Puccini’s Tosca, starring Patricia Racette as the fiery title character, Marcelo Álvarez as her lover, the idealistic Cavaradossi, and James Morris as the villain Scarpia. Finnish conductor Mikko Franck makes his Met debut with this season’s performances of Tosca, and veteran bass Paul Plishka, whose distinguished Met career spans more than 40 years, sings the role of the Sacristan in his final Met performance.

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11:00am

Mon January 23, 2012
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America's Music Festivals: Music in the Vineyards

Airs Monday, January 23 at 11 a.m.
Hosted by Orli Shaham, Program 1: Napa Valley is known for its romantic atmosphere, incredible vineyards and of course – some of the nation’s finest wine! This storied region is also home to Music in the Vineyards, the 18th annual chamber music festival bringing together internationally recognized, classical musicians in unique and intimate winery settings.

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12:00pm

Sat January 21, 2012
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Metropolitan Opera: The Enchanted Island

A scene from "The Enchanted Island" with Danielle de Niese as Ariel.
Photo: Ken Howard Metropolitan Opera

Airs Saturday, January 21 at 12:00 noon.  The 2011-2012 Metropolitan Opera Radio Broadcast season continues with a live broadcast of The Enchanted Island, a world premiere opera written and devised by Jeremy Sams that sets music by Handel, Vivaldi, Rameau, and other composers of the Baroque era to a new, English-language libretto.

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10:01am

Fri January 20, 2012
10:01 Spotlight

10:01 Spotlight - The Shreveport Symphony's Beauty of Brahms

Pianist Norman Krieger

Kermit Poling talks with Michael Butterman, Music Director of the Shreveport Symphony and Guest Pianist Norman Krieger about the Beauty Brahms, the next concert by the Shreveport Symphony.  The concert takes place Saturday, January 21 at 7:30 p.m. at Riverview Theatre .

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