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Night at the Opera

By: Forman, Sir Denis

Price: $6.00

Publisher: MODERN LIB: 5/17/2013

Seller ID: 9780375751769

ISBN: 0375751769

Condition: USED


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Sixty Lyric Moments (1954 - 2014)

By: Lyric Opera of Chicago

Price: $5.00

Seller ID: B01EVON1N8

ISBN: B01EVO18

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Masters of Italian Opera

By: New Grove

Price: $8.00

Seller ID: 9780393303612

ISBN: 0393303616

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Opera 101 : A Complete Guide to Learning and Loving Opera

By: Plotkin, Fred

Price: $7.50

Publisher: HACHETTE AUDIO PA: 1/25/2011

Seller ID: 9780786880256

ISBN: 0786880252

Condition: USED


Opera is the fastest growing of all the performing arts, attracting audiences of all ages who are enthralled by the gorgeous music, vivid drama, and magnificent production values. If you've decided that the time has finally come to learn about opera and discover for yourself what it is about opera that sends your normally reserved friends into states of ecstatic abandon, this is the book for you. "Opera 101" is recognized as the standard text in English for anyone who wants to become an opera lover--a clear, friendly, and truly complete handbook to learning how to listen to opera, whether ... View more info

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Puccini Without Excuses: A Refreshing Reassessment of the World's Most Popular C

By: Puccini/Berger, William

Price: $6.50

Publisher: VINTAGE BOOKS:

Seller ID: 9781400077786

ISBN: 1400077788

Condition: USED


Puccini is the most beloved composer of opera in the world: one quarter of all opera performances in the U.S. are of his operas, his music pervades movie soundtracks, and his plots have infiltrated our popular culture. But, although Puccini's art still captivates audiences and the popularity of such works as "Tosca, La Boh?me, " and "Madama Butterfly" has never waned, he has long been a victim of critical snobbery and cultural marginalization.In this witty and informative guide for beginners and fans alike, William Berger sets the record straight, reclaiming Puccini as a serious artist. Co... View more info

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Mad Love: An Introduction to Opera

By: Schweitzer, Viven

Price: $10.00

Seller ID: 9780465096930

ISBN: 046509693X

Condition: USED


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100 Great Operas and their Stories

By: Simon, Henry W.

Price: $5.00

Publisher: ANCHOR: 11/6/2010

Seller ID: 9780385054485

ISBN: 0385054483

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Ring of the Nibelung

By: Wagner, Richard/Porter, Andrew

Price: $5.00

Publisher: W W NORTON & CO INC:

Seller ID: 9780393008678

ISBN: 0393008673

Condition: USED


Richard Wagner's vast Der Ring des Nibelungen cycle comprises four full-length operas (Das Rheingold, Die Walkure, Siegfried and Gotterdammerung) and is arguably the most extraordinary achievement in the history of opera. His own libretto to the operas, translated by Andrew Porter, is an intricate system of metric patterns, imaginative metaphors and alliteration, combining to produce the music in text. View more info