Opera Cheat Sheet

Opera Cheat Sheet: Don Pasquale

Listen to our quick overview of Gaetano Donizetti’s comic masterpiece Don Pasquale, which is this week’s Lyric Opera of Chicago broadcast airing on our station Saturday at noon.


In this week’s Opera Cheat Sheet, Classical 91.7’s program director St.John Flynn and opera expert Eric Skelly discuss Donizetti’s Don Pasquale, the comic tale of a rich old fool determined to take a pretty young wife.  You can hear the Lyric Opera of Chicago broadcast of Don Pasquale Saturday at noon on Classical 91.7 and online at classical917.org.