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Host Sean Bianco brings you a full-length opera featuring great voices from the past and present followed by “Opera Potpourri.”

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Saturday, 8 p.m. – 12 a.m.
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Saturday, January 3, 2015 Permalink

At the Opera, Mozart: Idomeneo: King of Crete

  

Idomeneo, King of Crete is an Italian language opera seria by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart. The libretto was adapted by Giambattista Varesco from a French text by Antoine Danchet. Mozart and Varesco were commissioned in 1780 by Karl Theodor, Elector of Bavaria for a court carnival. This 1991 recording stars Francisco Araiza. Sir Colin Davis conducts.

Playlist

8:00pm
8:00pm
Pietro Mascagni: Cavalleria rusticana, opera Intemezzo BUY Czecho-Slovak Radio Symphony; Ondrej Lenard, conductor
Naxos 8550240
8:07pm
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Idomeneo BUY Bayerischen Rundfunks; Sir Colin Davis, conductor Francisco Araiza
11:00pm
11:30pm
Verdi: Un Ballo in Maschera from Un Ballo in Maschera ; composed by Verdi
11:35pm
Verdi: Don Carlo, opera: Act 4. Aria. O don fatale BUY from Don Carlo Hlts; composed by Verdi
11:40pm
Wagner: Liebestod ; Zubin Mehta, conductor
11:56pm
Pietro Mascagni: Cavalleria rusticana, opera Intemezzo BUY Czecho-Slovak Radio Symphony; Ondrej Lenard, conductor
Naxos 8550240

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