Opera Cheat Sheet

Opera Cheat Sheet: The Rape of Lucretia

This week, Classical 91.7's program director, St.John Flynn, shares excerpts from an interview with American soprano Michelle DeYoung, South African baritone Jacques Imbrallo, and Scottish maestro Rory Mcdonald from Houston Grand Opera’s 2012 production of Britten’s The Rape of Lucretia, the story of the defilement and subsequent suicide of a virtuous woman in Ancient Rome.  You can hear Houston Grand Opera's production of The Rape of Lucretia Saturday at noon on Classical 91.7 and online at classical917.org.


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Download and listen to our quick overview of this week’s Houston Grand Opera broadcast of Benjamin Britten’s The Rape of Lucretia, Saturday at noon.