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That mystery piece you heard . . .

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Today's early morning mystery piece was Maurice Ravel's La Valse. Georges Pretre conducted the Radio Symphony Orchestra of Stuttgart (Hanssler 93013.) Congratulations to Robert, who guessed via e-mail at btre...@wxxi.org. Tomorrow, we'll hear a work by a Czech composer which, by 1952, had been performed a thousand times at Prague’s National Theater. Hear a daily mystery piece at around 6:40 a.m. on Classical 91.5.

The Grainger Chicago Symphony Orchestra on Classical 91.5

Thu, 06/10/2010 - 8:00pm

The Grainger Chicago Symphony Orchestra presents a selection of piano concertos.

The Lyric Opera of Chicago on Classical 91.5

Sat, 06/05/2010 - 1:00pm

The Lyric Opera of Chicago presents Giuseppe Verdi's "Ernani".

The World of Robert Schumann on Classical 91.5

Wed, 06/02/2010 - 9:00pm

An extraordinary documentary on the life and works of Robert Schumann.

The Grainger Chicago Symphony Orchestra on Classical 91.5

Thu, 05/27/2010 - 8:00pm

The Grainger Chicago Symphony Orchestra presents Verdi, Cilea, Brahms and Hindemith.

Great Performances at the Met "Carmen" on WXXI-TV

Sun, 05/16/2010 - 12:00pm

Great Performances at the Met presents Bizet’s masterpiece, Carmen.

Lyric Opera of Chicago on Classical 91.5

Sat, 05/15/2010 - 1:00pm

The Lyric Opera of Chicago presents Faust.

Mothers' Day Specials on Classical 91.5

Sun, 05/09/2010 - 1:00pm

A musical tribute to mothers everywhere.