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      WFMT From The Recording Horn

      From The Recording Horn with Andy Karzas

      Saturdays at 4:00 pm

      Vinyl is back — although it never waned for Andy Karzas. For 35 years Andy married together his passions for opera and vintage recordings for this truly enriched perspective. These encore presentations of From the Recording Horn explore the history and legacy of opera and vocal performances, going back to the time when the science of sound recording first made their preservation a reality. Savor the operatic stars of yesteryear presented with Andy Karzasís keen insight and deep admiration.

      WFMT offers a complete opera every Saturday at noon with productions from the following companies:
      Metropolitan Opera (winter)
      Lyric Opera of Chicago (May-July)
      LA Opera on Air (July-August)
      San Francisco Opera (August-October)

      Program Schedule

      June 7, 2014 at 4:00 pm

      Singers born in 1909, 105 years ago

      June 14, 2014 at 4:00 pm

      Music by Vincenzo Bellini

      June 21, 2014 at 4:00 pm

      Operatic Drinking Songs

      June 28, 2014 at at 4:00 pm

      Recordings by soprano Amelita Galli-Curci