In the lively finale of Chicago Voices, the cast of performers, including Jessie Mueller, Kurt Elling, Michelle Williams, Matthew Polenzani, Renee Fleming and Shemekia Copeland, join together to sing a windy city favorite.
Upon reading Luisa’s letter, Rodolfo, played by Piotr Beczała, recalls the happier times he shared with his love.
Internationally acclaimed soprano Anna Netrebko sings a portion of “Stridono lassù,” the stirring aria from Leoncavallo’s Pagliacci.
Sonya Yoncheva sings the title character’s Act II aria, in which she laments Wurm’s request that she declares her love for him to win her father’s freedom.
Features the Grammy Award-winning trumpeter performing with vocalists Sy Smith and Veronica Swift, violinist Caroline Campbell and more. Begins August 18 on PBS (check local listings) Since the release of his 2004 critically acclaimed CD “When I Fall in Love,” Grammy Award-winning trumpeter Chris Botti has become a top-selling American instrumental artist. Performing worldwide and […]
Season 12 of Great Performances at the Met continues Sunday, August 12 at 12 p.m. on PBS (check local listings) with Verdi’s classic Luisa Miller, starring Sonya Yoncheva in the title role and Piotr Beczała as Rodolfo, with Plácido Domingo as Luisa’s father, Miller. Elijah Moshinsky’s production is set in 19th century England. Luisa believes […]
As the boat sails off to sea with Ferrando and Guglielmo aboard, Alfonso and the sisters wish them safe travel in this Act 1 trio sung by Amanda Majeski, Serena Malfi, and Christopher Maltman.
Starring Soprano Anna Netrebko Premieres Friday, August 17 at 10 p.m. on PBS (check local listings) Led by guest conductor Valery Gergiev, the world-renowned Vienna Philharmonic returns for its 15th open-air concert, with the Baroque gardens of Austria’s Imperial Schönbrunn Palace serving as the magnificent backdrop. The program features internationally acclaimed soprano Anna Netrebko as […]
In Guglielmo’s Act II aria, sung by Adam Plachetka, he sympathizes with Ferrando who has just learned his betrothed Dorabella didn’t resist strongly to Guglielmo’s attempts to woo her in disguise.
World-renowned soprano Renée Fleming hosts an all-star evening from Lyric Opera of Chicago, featuring rapper Lupe Fiasco, folk legend John Prine, Broadway’s Jessie Mueller, pop and gospel artist Michelle Williams, jazz singer Kurt Elling and others A star-studded array of vocal talent with deep ties to Chicago gathers on stage at Lyric Opera to pay tribute […]