Page turner for classical musicians is a stressful job, it turns out. LA Opera has turned a page with its new Wagner productions, making the Ring Cycle into a Sci-Fi saga. Meanwhile the Met starts a new chapter with its highly-praised production of Rossini’s Armida.

And the C-J’s Andrew Adler closes the book on the past arts season in Louisville.

Alan Brandt is a senior announcer at WUOL and as been on the Louisville public radio airwaves for 30 years.