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Well-Tempered Baroque: April 7 - The Operas of Cavalli
This week on Well-Tempered Baroque, Dr. Lewis Baratz explores the operas of Francesco Cavalli. From humble origins in Crema to the illustrious Basicilia of St. Mark's to the opera houses of Venice and the court of Louis XIV, Francesco Cavalli was celebrated as the foremost opera composer of the mid-17th century. Tune in this week to Well-Tempered Baroque to hear samples of this outstanding composer's music. Friday night at 11.