San Francisco Opera on WUOT

Saturdays from 1-5 p.m. August through October

The second largest opera company in North America, San Francisco Opera has been a leader among international opera companies for nine decades. The radio series brings these world-class performances to the airwaves, along with the occasional historic performance, with hosts Elaine Warner and Dianne Nicolini. Radio broadcasts are distributed by WFMT Chicago.

Complete schedule information and details available on WFMT's website.

(NOTE: Music after the opera is from American Public Media, "Classical 24".)

AUG. 2016
          Giuseppe Verdi's "Luisa Miller"
27          Gaetano Donizetti's "Lucia di Lammermoor"

SEPT. 2016
3              Richard Wagner's "Die Meistersinger"
10           Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart's “The Magic Flute”
17           Gioachino Rossini’s “The Barber of Seville”
24           Claude Debussy's “Fall of the House of Usher”

OCT. 2016

1              Francis Poulenc’s “Dialogues of the Carmelites”
8             Georges Bizet's "Carmen"
15           Giuseppe Verdi's “Don Carlos”
22          Leos Janacek’s “Jenufa”