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Stories of famous operas.

by H. A. Guerber

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Published by Dodd, Mead and company in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Operas -- Stories, plots, etc

  • Edition Notes

    StatementBy H. A. Guerber ... With illustrations.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsMT95 .G92
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvi p., 1 l., 258 p.
    Number of Pages258
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6995908M
    LC Control Number08011672

    Stories of famous operas by Milligan, Harold Vincent, Publication date Topics Operas Borrow this book to access EPUB and PDF files. Books to Borrow. Books for People with Print Disabilities. Internet Archive Books. Scanned in China. Uploaded by AltheaB on Septem SIMILAR ITEMS (based on metadata) Terms of Pages: Step inside the world of opera and discover the same human foibles, joys and tensions of of everyday life, all set to some of the most compelling stories and most beautiful voices.

      French stories seem to be the favorite when looking at operas that were originally books, and Thaïs follows suit. This book with the same name, written by Anatole France, is perhaps not Massenet’s best known work, but it is one of the few books on this list which kept its original language for its operatic counterpart. Book digitized by Google from the library of Harvard University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb. Faust, by GounodCarmen, by BizetAïda, by VerdiThe Huguenots, by MeyerbeerFidelio, by BeethovenDon Giovanni, by MozartThe barber of Seville, by RossiniMartha, by FlotowIl trovatore, by VerdiLucia of Lammermoor, by DonizettiNorma, by BelliniMignon Pages:

    Eight Tibetan opera narratives express Buddhist concepts in myths and stories for the enjoyment and edification of readers of all ages. Timeless Buddhist ideas come to life in the myths and stories in Tales from the Tibetan ally vibrant, these eight classic lhamo stories have continued to delight and edify Tibetan audiences of all backgrounds, from village children to learned Released on: J This work has a double object. Every great opera has a two-fold character; the two component parts are supreme music and supreme romance. The aim of this work is to tell the stories accompanied by a descriptive analysis of the music. The point of view assumed is that of the ordinary music lover who, though an ardent follower of opera, has neither time, nor opportunity, nor aptitude, to study.


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From La Traviata to Aïda, from Carmen to Don Giovanni, here are the plots of the world’s best-loved operas, told in an engaging, picturesque, and readable manner.

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