Music in Manhattan

George Steel, the new artistic director of the New York City Opera, discusses on its upcoming season. Then, acclaimed Austrian pianist Till Fellner performs live in our studio. And John Irving on his new novel, Last Night in Twisted River. Plus out latest Underreported segments look at the two sides of algae—from new research linking algal blooms to mass extinctions to the cutting-edge science of using the green slime for biofuel.

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Come see the Leonard Lopate Show live in the Greene Space on November 11! Get tickets here!