LA Opera On the Air on Classical 91.5

LA Opera On the Air on Classical 91.5

Sat, 07/29/2017 - 1:00pm - 3:00pm

Pictured: Ekaterina Semenchuk as Lady Macbeth in LA Opera's 2016 production of Verdi's "Macbeth."

Credit: Karen Almond / LA Opera

In just a quarter-century of existence, LA Opera has become the United States’ fourth largest opera company and “stands out as a newly important force in American opera,” according to Mark Swed in the Los Angeles Times.

The broadcast series includes commentary from two of opera’s biggest names: general director Placido Domingo and music director James Conlon. Join program host Duff Murphy for a season of opera recorded live from Los Angeles’s Dorothy Chandler Pavilion. The 2016/17 season of LA Opera On the Air premieres with a performance of Verdi's "Macbeth" on Saturday, July 29 at 1 p.m. on Classical 91.5. The 5 opera series continues airing Saturdays in August at 1 p.m.