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Air Date: Sat, Jun 6, 2020 8:00 PM
Celebrate 10 years of friendship, memories and music with international superstars Il Volo in concert from Matera, Italy. The beloved trio performs stunning new arrangements of their greatest hits and songs from their new album.
Air Date: Sat, Apr 25, 2020 5:30 PM
This episode features Italian-inspired recipes with a Milk Street twist. Milk Street cook Erika Bruce shows the tricks to making perfect pizza at home with a recipe for roasted mushroom pizza with fontina and scallions.
Air Date: Sat, Apr 18, 2020 7:30 PM
Experience iconic Italian tenor Andrea Bocelli in an Easter Sunday concert from Milan’s historic Duomo cathedral. With the city under lockdown due to COVID-19, the singer performs “Ave Maria,” “Amazing Grace” and more accompanied only by an organist.
Air Date: Fri, Mar 22, 2019 8:00 PM
Watch as German operatic tenor Jonas Kaufmann explains why Birgit Nilsson was “an unbelievable force of nature” while English-Italian conductor Antonio Pappano breaks down her 1969 performance of “Turandot.
Air Date: Sat, Mar 2, 2019 9:30 PM
Join the international superstar trio and special guest Plácido Domingo for a magical night of music beneath the stars in Florence, Italy’s beautiful Santa Croce Square. Il Volo pays tribute to the Three Tenors with songs in operatic style.
Air Date: Sat, Dec 30, 2017 7:00 PM
The Met’s first new production since 1969 of Strauss’s rich, romantic masterpiece stars Renée Fleming in one of her signature roles as the Marschallin, opposite Elīna Garanča as Octavian, the impulsive young title character.
Air Date: Sun, Dec 17, 2017 10:00 PM
Join celebrity chef and author Lidia Bastianich as she travels across the United States in a celebration of culture through food. In Homegrown Heroes Lidia pays homage to the men and women of our military and all they’ve sacrificed for this country.
Air Date: Sun, Jan 1, 2017 8:01 PM
GREAT PERFORMANCES continues the cherished tradition of ringing in the new year with the Vienna Philharmonic at the opulent Musikverein, under the baton of Italian conductor and Chicago Symphony Orchestra Music Director Riccardo Muti, featuring favorite Strauss Family waltzes accompanied by the dancing of the Vienna State Ballet.
Air Date: Sat, Dec 24, 2016 9:00 PM
Join host Lidia Bastianich for an unforgettable holiday special celebrating veterans, who discuss the importance of family during holidays, the challenges and sacrifices of their work and the pride they take in having defended our country.
Air Date: Tue, Nov 29, 2016 10:00 PM
From the Dolby Theater in the heart of Hollywood, Andrea Bocelli pays musical tribute to the silver screen in a lush concert of beloved songs from the movies. Joined by Grammy-winning producer David Foster, the renowned tenor performs memorable favorites from blockbuster classics including The Godfather, Dr.
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