Dvorak http://iowapublicradio.org en Renee's Rusalka (& O Say Was That 4/4?) http://iowapublicradio.org/post/renees-rusalka-o-say-was-44 <p>How do you top a Super Bowl triumph?<strong> Renee Fleming </strong>does it by returning to a signature role - the love-struck sprite <strong>Rusalka </strong>in <strong>Dvorak's </strong>beautiful opera. Saturday at noon you can hear it live from the Metropolitan Opera on IPR&nbsp; - OR watch it live in HD video in theaters in <span class="userContent" data-ft="{&quot;tn&quot;:&quot;K&quot;}">Ames, Cedar Falls, Davenport, Dubuque, Des Moines, Grinnell, and Iowa City. Sat, 08 Feb 2014 00:40:32 +0000 Barney Sherman 35907 at http://iowapublicradio.org Renee's Rusalka (& O Say Was That 4/4?) Muti/CSO in Mendelssohn, Dvorak, Italians http://iowapublicradio.org/post/muticso-mendelssohn-dvorak-italians <p>Tune in Sunday at 2PM as the Chicago Symphony Orchestra, led by music director Riccardo Muti, perform Mendelssohn&#39;s Symphony no. 4, the &quot;Italian,&quot; Giuseppe Martucci&#39;s Nocturne, Respighi&#39;s &quot;Roman Festivals&quot; and, for good measure, the Fifth Symphony of Antonin Dvorak - not an Italian, but with this orchestra and conductor, who&#39;s complaining?</p><p></p> Sat, 28 Sep 2013 22:28:02 +0000 Barney Sherman 29805 at http://iowapublicradio.org Muti/CSO in Mendelssohn, Dvorak, Italians