Ken Howard / LA Opera

Airs Saturday, July 23, at 12 noon. On this week's broadcast by the LA Opera on the Air we feature Vincenzo Bellini's Norma staring Angela Meade in the title role with Jamie Barton as Adalgisa, Russell Thomas as Pollione, Morris Robinson as Oroveso, Rafael Moras as Flavio, and Lacey Jo Benter in the role of Clotilde. James Conlon will lead the Los Angeles Opera Orchestra and Chorus with stage direction from Anne Bogart and our chorus master will be Grant Gershon.

Airs Saturday, September 12, at 12 noon. This week from the San Francisco Opera we feature Vincenzo Bellini's Italian masterpiece Norma starring Sondra Radvanovsky as Norma, Jamie Barton as Adalgisa, and Russell Thomas as Pollione, with Christian Van Horn as Oroveso, Jacqueline Piccolino as Clotilda, and A.J. Glueckert as Flavio. The production is directed by Kevin Newbury and the San Francisco Opera Orchestra and Chorus are under the direction of Nicola Luisotti with Ian Robertson as Chorus Master. Dianne Nicolini will host.

Airs Saturday, January 14 at 12:00 noon.   A tribute to Joan Sutherland