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Arts & Culture

9-week series: The Lyric Opera of Chicago, beginning Saturday, May 19 at noon

This Saturday at noon we begin a 9-week series of performances from The Lyric Opera of Chicago. 


This week, Thomas Hampson sings the title role in Giuseppe Verdi’s Simon Boccanegra, a story of love, politics and betrayal set in 14th-century Genoa.  Sir Andrew Davis conducts.  That’s The Lyric Opera of Chicago, Saturday at noon here on Classical 91.7.