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Articles by John Birge

Listen: Encore of Minnesota Opera's 'Das Rheingold' at 7 p.m. Thursday Article

Listen at 7 p.m. Thursday as Classical MPR presents an encore broadcast of the Minnesota Opera production of Richard Wagner's timeless 'Das Rheingold.' But first, learn more about the performance in John Birge's 2016 interview with singers Greer Grimsley, Katharine Goeldner and conductor Michael Christie.


Dance into the weekend with Ballet West's 'Jewels' Article

Classical MPR host John Birge offers his picks in classical music, movies, and dance for this weekend. Be sure to check out the ballet 'Jewels' at Northrop Auditorium this weekend.