From the WQXR Archives : October 2013
Sunday, October 27, 2013
George Jellinek explores various dance forms in operatic song. Hear opera's great voices including Beverly Sills, Bidu Sayao and Placido Domingo in the minuet, polonaise, waltz, gallop, polka and others.
Sunday, October 20, 2013
George Jellinek explores Giacomo Puccini’s art of concluding an opera with excerpts from Manon Lescaut, La Boheme, Tosca and more. This program originally aired on WQXR in 1984.
Sunday, October 06, 2013
George Jellinek offers an historical survey of the great Verdi singers from the first half of the 20th century, including Francesco Tomagno who was the first Otello.