World of Opera archive
Listen Storms And Salvation: 'The Flying Dutchman' WDAV
Listen 'La Boheme': 19th-Century 'Reality Opera' WDAV
Listen Placido Domingo Conducts 'Don Giovanni' WDAV
Listen Domingo Goes For Baroque In Handel's 'Tamerlano'
Listen A Romantic Sensation: 'Lucia Di Lammermoor' WDAV
Listen Mortals, Beware: Lully's 'Atys' WDAV
Listen Love At Any Cost: Mozart's 'La Clemenza Di Tito' WDAV
Listen Subtle Villainy: Janacek's 'Katya Kabanova'
August 19, 2011 – An opera with a most unusual — and very disturbing — 'bad guy': a little old lady.
Listen More Than Just A Pretty Overture: Rossini's 'William Tell' WDAV
August 12, 2011 – It's not just "Hi-ho, Silver!" — there are four whole acts, an apple and a bow. WDAV
Listen Fruit From A Brief Life: Pergolesi's 'L'Olimpiade' WDAV
August 5, 2011 – An opera that gives a glimpse of what might have been — had its composer lived past the age of 26. WDAV
Listen Bellini's Rare Bird: 'The Capulets And The Montagues' WDAV
July 29, 2011 – There are many failed operas based on Romeo and Juliet — here's one of the successes. WDAV
Listen Legacy Of An Epic: Vivaldi's 'Orlando Furioso' WDAV
Listen Dramatic Transformation: Verdi's 'Ernani' WDAV
Listen Rescue Reversed: Rossini's 'L'Italiana in Algeri' WDAV
Listen Going With The Flow: Handel's 'Semele' WDAV