The Metropolitan Opera broadcasts will all begin all broadcasts at 1:00 p.m. this month. The Live in HD theater presentation will be on January 21st. Soprano Danielle DeNiese blogs about The Enchanted Island at http://www.huffingtonpost.com/danielle-de-niese/inspired-to-inspire_b_1154608.html
Saturdays at 1:00 p.m. (end times vary)
This week, test your knowledge of Christmas carols and Chanukah songs in the Mystery Piece at 6:40. The Composer’s Datebook airs at 7:20, the Writer’s Almanac at 8:20.
Monday, December 19
Pieces by F.J. Haydn, Grieg, Grainger
A joyful Latvian Christmas cantata, lovingly performed by the New York Latvian Choir
Tuesday, December 20
Works by Arvo Part, Peter Warlock, Johannes Brahms