Opera: The Basics

1st Edition

Denise Gallo

Routledge
Published November 22, 2005
Reference - 224 Pages
ISBN 9780415970723 - CAT# RT4451
Series: The Basics

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Summary

Opera: The Basics offers an excellent introduction to four centuries of opera. Its easy to follow sections explore topics including:

  • the origins of opera
  • basic terminology
  • the history of major opera genres including: serious opera, comic opera, semi-serious opera and vernacular opera.

With key notes, discography and videography, this is the ideal book for students and interested listeners who want to learn more about this important musical genre.

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