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Titel: What to Listen for in Opera: An Introductory...
Einband: Soft cover
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Inhaltsangabe: Covering famous operas from 14 Italian, French and German composers, this handbook is designed to help listeners understand and appreciate the special skills required to sing famous operatic songs. The book includes a plot synopsis of each opera with information about each song, which are introduced in their dramatic settings along with the vocal requirements for the most demanding passages. Interactive literary and rhyming exercises help the reader become more engaged and knowledgeable. Foreign language passages are translated into English and key words are highlighted in each language.
The operatic vocabulary is defined to help the listener better understand the technical demands for a highly trained voice. The book is designed as a useful handbook for both experienced and beginning opera listeners. Appendices provide information on singers, recordings and useful references.
Über den Autor: Professor emeritus Charles R. Beck has written many articles for educational journals in a variety of disciplines, including music, science, technology, language arts, and social studies. He has conducted many opera workshops and lectures and lives in Framingham, Massachusetts.
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