World of Opera archive
Listen Semi-Historical Drama: Handel's 'Tamerlano' WDAV
Listen A Mother's Desperate Act: 'Margaret Garner'
Listen Tilting at Windmills: Massenet's 'Don Quichotte' WDAV
Listen Co-Starring with 'Carmen': Bizet's 'The Pearl Fishers' WDAV
November 5, 2010 – The Pearl Fishers shows that there's more to Georges Bizet's music than 'Carmen'. WDAV
Listen Recycled Brilliance: Rossini's 'Sigismondo' WDAV
Watch Unparalleled Dysfunction: Strauss' 'Elektra'
Listen Riches Rediscovered: Handel's 'Rodelinda'
Listen Bel Canto with Balance: Bellini's 'Norma'
Listen Simple Feelings, Powerful Drama: Puccini's 'La Boheme'
October 1, 2010 – Hear selections from Vienna's opening night performance of Puccini's popular romantic tragedy.
Listen A Proms Fairy Tale: Humperdinck's 'Hansel and Gretel' WDAV
September 24, 2010 – Hear music from Englebert Humperdinck's operatic retelling of the popular Grimm fairy tale. WDAV
Listen Puritan Love: Bellini's 'I Puritani'
Read Innocence Exploited: Gounod's 'Faust'
Listen Opera Noir: Alban Berg's 'Wozzeck'
Read Renee Fleming Sings 'Lucrezia Borgia'
August 27, 2010 – The celebrated soprano takes on Donizetti's steamy title role, with Placido Domingo conducting.