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The Marriage of Figaro with CD (Audio) (Black Dog Opera Library)

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Publisher Comments:

The Black Dog Opera Library is the best, easiest and most informative and budget-friendly way to enjoy four of the greatest operas of all time.

Finally available again, and packaged with gorgeous new covers, each book in the library includes the complete opera on 2 CDs, featuring world-class performances and orchestras; the complete libretto, plus its English translation; an exciting history of the opera; a biography of the composer; a synopsis of the story, broken down by act and scene; and dozens of photographs and drawings depicting performances, singers, sets, costumes, and more.

The Marriage of Figaro features Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau, Heather Harper, Judith Blegen, Geraint Evans, Teresa Berganza, and Birgit Finnilä, with Daniel Barenboim conducting the English Chamber Orchestra.

Also available:

La Bohème featuring Nicolai Gedda and Mirella Freni, with Thomas Schippers conducting the Orchestro e Coro del Teatro dell'Opera di Roma;

Synopsis:

The Black Dog Opera Library is one of the most popular, informative, and budget-friendly ways to enjoy all the great operas. Each book in the series includes a history of the opera, a synopsis of the story, a complete libretto in its original language as well as in English, and dozens of photographs and drawings depicting great scenes, singers, performances, and more. Each book also includes an excellent Angel/EMI recording of the entire opera on two CDs, as well as commentary from experts in the field who guide you through the music as you listen. All of this for less than twenty dollars!

About the Author

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756-1791) was a prolific and influential composer. Since its first performance in 1791, The Magic Flute has been a crowd pleasing opera and it remains one of the most celebrated in its genre.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781579125127
Composer:
Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
Commentaries:
Berger, William
Composer:
Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
Commentaries by:
Berger, William
Commentaries:
Berger, William
Author:
Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
Publisher:
Black Dog & Leventhal Publishers
Subject:
Opera
Subject:
Songbooks - Opera
Subject:
History & Criticism - General
Subject:
Genres & Styles - Opera
Subject:
Genres & Styles - Classical
Subject:
Instruction & Study - Voice
Subject:
Instruction & Study - Appreciation
Subject:
Music | Opera
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Compact Disk
Series:
Black Dog Opera Library
Publication Date:
20051131
Binding:
HARDCOVER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
144
Dimensions:
7.56 x 5.5 x 0.75 in 1 lb

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"Synopsis" by , The Black Dog Opera Library is one of the most popular, informative, and budget-friendly ways to enjoy all the great operas. Each book in the series includes a history of the opera, a synopsis of the story, a complete libretto in its original language as well as in English, and dozens of photographs and drawings depicting great scenes, singers, performances, and more. Each book also includes an excellent Angel/EMI recording of the entire opera on two CDs, as well as commentary from experts in the field who guide you through the music as you listen. All of this for less than twenty dollars!
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