Riccardo Muti (Photo: Todd Rosenberg)
Maestro Muti joins WFMT general manager George Preston to discuss his relationship with the CSO; how orchestras and conductors have changed over the decades; presenting opera in concert form; and the importance of returning to live performance after the pandemic.
Part 2 of this conversation airs at 7:00 pm on Sunday, January 16, 2022.
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Special thanks to riccardomutimusic.com.
Music selections include
Pietro Mascagni: Intermezzo from Cavalleria Rusticana
Hector Berlioz: Excerpts from Lélio and Symphonie Fantastique
Giacomo Puccini: Intermezzo from Manon Lescaut
Giuseppe Verdi: Excerpt from Act 1 of Otello