Have you seen Scorsese's film Hugo? I went this weekend, and it is absolutely enchanting. The story has a surprising connection to Jacques Offenbach, of can-can fame, by way of Jules Verne. This week, I hope you can join me to hear more of that story and enjoy all sorts of wonderful music.
The Metropolitan Opera broadcast season varies in beginning and ending times this year. For your listening convenience, WXXI will begin all broadcasts at 1:00 p.m. (unless length determines otherwise). NOTE: Live in HD theater times will not always match the radio broadcast.