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The Rough Guide to Opera (Rough Guides Reference Titles)

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    Available in PDF - DJVU Format | The Rough Guide to Opera (Rough Guides Reference Titles).pdf | Language: ENGLISH
    Matthew Boyden (Author)

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'The Rough Guide to Opera' is a handbook on the most thrilling of art forms, spanning four hundred years of music drama. Features include: lively biographical sketches of some 150 composers, from Claudio Monteverdi to Poul Ruders, detailing the main events of their careers and revealing their social and musical context: entertaining accounts of hundreds of operas, both the famous and neglected, each with a clear synopsis and a lively essay: CD reviews, covering the latest digital recordings as well as dozens of classic historical sets: and a who's who of the finest singers and conductors on record, from historical figures like Caruso, Callas and Toscanini to present-day stars like Bryn Terfel, Renee Fleming and Daniel Barenboim.
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  • PDF | 752 pages
  • Matthew Boyden (Author)
  • Rough Guides: 3rd Revised edition edition (27 Jun. 2002)
  • English
  • 6
  • Music, Stage Screen

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