R.I.P.: M. Owen Lee (Father Lee to His Met Opera Radio Fans) Dies at 89

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R.I.P.: M. Owen Lee (Father Lee to His Met Opera Radio Fans) Dies at 89

Post by jserraglio » Sat Jul 27, 2019 4:09 pm

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The Rev. M. Owen Lee as he was heading to see a favorite movie in Toronto in 1979. He wrote more than 20 books, two of them on movies. Another is called “Father Lee’s Opera Quiz Book.”

https://www.nytimes.com/2019/07/26/obit ... GvOVV5JG2Q

The Met broadcasts were such a part of his life that Father Lee occasionally gave them up for Lent.


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