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Dec 18, 2012 ... Tutto Verdi - The Complete Operas by Verdi, Giuseppe on DVD. Order from your preferred classical music CD store - ArkivMusic. Great prices. Best service. Fast delivery.

www.telegraph.co.uk/culture/music/opera/9785708/Verdi-or-Wagner.html

Jan 7, 2013 ... As Giuseppe Verdi and Richard Wagner both celebrate bicentenaries in 2013, Ivan Hewett asks opera experts from Philip Hensher to Mark Elder who the better composer is.

www.verdichorus.org/our-history/verdi-wagner

Richard Wagner, born in Leipzig, embodies the essence of German culture; Giuseppe Verdi, born in Roncole, in Northern Italy, would become the beloved composer who carried on the traditions of the Italian opera, elevating them to lofty heights. They would die a few years apart: Wagner in 1883, curiously in Venice, and ...

www.nosweatshakespeare.com/resources/shakespeare-inspired-operas

Shakespeare's stories have inspired numerous operas over the years. Check out the list of operas below inspired by Shakespeare's plays and characters. The Tempest by John C Eaton (1985), The Enchanted Isle by Thomas Shadwell ( 1674)... ... Macbeth. Macbeth by Giuseppe Verdi (1847) Macbeth by Ernest Bloch (1910) ...

bordgaisenergytheatre.ie/index.php/artist/irish-national-opera-presents-giuseppe-verdi-aida

Aida is the grandest of grand operas, celebrated for its visual and vocal spectacle . At its heart it is also a story of moving private struggles. Aida, an Ethiopian princess enslaved in Egypt, is torn between her love for Radamès, Captain of the Egyptian Guard, and loyalty to her father, Amonasro. Her solution leads to betrayal ...

www.laweekly.com/music/10-classic-operas-for-people-who-dont-know-shit-about-opera-6015736

Sep 14, 2015 ... Opera all started around 1600, when a bunch of well-heeled artists and intellectuals from Florence drew together some artistic traditions to stage dramas that incorporated singing and instrumental accompaniment. From that era, Monteverdi is the only one who still gets much play. Over the next 200 years, ...

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Apr 10, 2009 ... Successful operas based on Shakespeare are rare, and Verdi alone accounts for three of them. The Bavarian State Opera's Macbeth includes a controversial staging — complete with gruesome tableaus, and a graphic orgy — along with a remarkable performance by soprano Nadja Michael as Lady ...

edinburghfestival.list.co.uk/article/93224-99-problems-but-a-pitch-aint-one-operas-harshest-critics

Jul 18, 2017 ... As the EIF prepares for a deluge of classic operas, we wonder how Verdi, Mozart, Puccini and Monteverdi were received by those nasty critics way back when.

www.theoperadatabase.com/resources.html

A list of collections of mostly Italian music, including manuscripts of Puccini, Rossini, and Verdi. Harvard - Loeb Music Library. Click search, then Search for " Opera", Category "Printed Music", and check "Limit Search". Approximately 300 scores. UNT Digital Library. The digitized holdings of the Rare Book Room. Strong in ...