Saturday Afternoon at the Opera

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SATURDAY AFTERNOON AT THE OPERA is home to the famous Live at the Met broadcasts as well as fine opera productions from opera houses and festivals around the world. Host Ben Heppner highlights the best new recordings and looks at some of the great operatic legends of the past. 

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FALL INTO CBC RADIO 2 WITH AN EXCITING MUSIC PROGRAMMING LINEUP

FALL INTO CBC RADIO 2 WITH AN EXCITING MUSIC PROGRAMMING LINEUP

Beginning September 7, CBC Radio 2 will continue to bring listeners a unique listening experience with returning favourites, two new shows and a brand new 7:00 pm weekday lineup Read More »

WORLD RENOWNED CANADIAN TENOR BEN HEPPNER TO DRAW BACK THE CURTAIN ON NEW CBC RADIO 2 PROGRAM, BACKSTAGE WITH BEN HEPPNER

WORLD RENOWNED CANADIAN TENOR BEN HEPPNER TO DRAW BACK THE CURTAIN ON NEW CBC RADIO 2 PROGRAM, BACKSTAGE WITH BEN HEPPNER

Heppner to bring the music to life with personal stories from behind the scenes at some of the greatest opera houses in the world, woven together with popular classical musical selections. Read More »

ACCLAIMED CANADIAN TENOR BEN HEPPNER BECOMES THE NEW HOST OF CBC RADIO 2'S SATURDAY AFTERNOON AT THE OPERA

ACCLAIMED CANADIAN TENOR BEN HEPPNER BECOMES THE NEW HOST OF CBC RADIO 2'S SATURDAY AFTERNOON AT THE OPERA

New episodes with Heppner begin September 7, 2013. Saturday Afternoon at the Opera airs on CBC Radio 2 at 1 p.m. (2p.m. AT, 2:30 NT) Read More »

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    Ben Heppner

    Host | Saturday Afternoon at the Opera
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