Opera Cheat Sheet: Il Trovatore

Download and listen to our quick overview of this week's Metropolitan Opera broadcast of Giuseppe Verdi's Il Trovatore, Saturday at 12 noon.

This week, Classical 91.7's St.John Flynn and Eric Skelly talk about Verdi’s masterpiece Il Trovatore, the story of the gypsy Azucena’s deep and abiding love for her son, and her quest for revenge on those who took her mother’s life, in 15th-century Spain.

Tune in to hear the Metropolitan Opera's production of Il Trovatore, Saturday at noon on Classical 91.7 and online at classical917.org.