Host Michael Barone takes us to hear organs in colleges, castles and cathedrals of the British Isles this month.
This month (on May 22) the Chicago Symphony performs #13 on YOUR Top 40 classical favorites list: Saint-Saëns: Symphony No. 3, Organ, a work that may be best known from its use in the 1995 movie staring James Cromwell about the famous pig Babe.
Following an acclaimed sold-out tour of the United Kingdom, Cameron Mackintosh’s spectacular new production of Andrew Lloyd Webber’s phenomenal musical success, The Phantom of the Opera, had its U.S. premiere in Providence, Rhode Island, to launch a brand new North American Tour. Critics are raving that this breathtaking production is “bigger and better than ever before.”