The Lyric Opera of Chicago

The Lyric Opera of Chicago

Sat, 05/16/2015 - 1:00pm

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Credit: Lyric Opera of Chicago

The Lyric Opera of Chicago, as part of the American Opera Radio Series, presents eight operas this season, including Verdi's Il Trovatore, Wagner's Tannhauser, Mozart's Don Giovanni, and a special performance of Gershwin's Porgy and Bess. The Lyric Opera of Chicago airs Saturdays at 1 p.m., May 16, 2015 and continues through July 4th.

The Lyric Opera Orchestra and Chorus are considered among the finest in the world. The orchestra comprises 75 musicians. Robert Hanford is concertmaster. The regular chorus consists of 48 members plus a core supplementary chorus of 12 and a supplementary chorus of 43. Michael Black is chorus master.

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