Opera Cheat Sheet

Opera Cheat Sheet: The Barber of Seville

Download and listen to our quick overview of this week's Metropolitan Opera broadcast of Rossini's The Barber of Seville, Saturday at noon.

This week, Classical 91.7’s program director, St.John Flynn, shares excerpts from an interview with soprano Ana Maria Martinez and baritone Nathan Gunn from Houston Grand Opera’s 2011 production of Rossini’s The Barber of Seville, the story of the wily barber’s efforts to secure the lovely Rosina’s hand in marriage for the besotted, and disguised, Count Almaviva.  Tune in to hear the Metropolitan Opera’s production of The Barber of Seville, sung in English, Saturday at noon on Classical 91.7 and online at classical917.org.