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www.operacast.com/reading.htm

Jul 17, 2002 ... Lists and Links to Books and other Reading Material about Opera.

www.jstor.org/stable/10.5749/j.cttts4k6

LIST OF THE LETTERS. (pp. xxxi-l). Read Online · Download PDF · Add to My Lists · Cite this Item. INTRODUCTION. INTRODUCTION. (pp. li-lvi). “This opera is certainly not one of my worst,” Verdi wrote² with admirable modesty following the European premiere ofAidaat La Scala in 1872. A hundred years later this noble ...

operatoonity.com/2011/12/11/100-greatest-operas-really

Dec 11, 2011 ... What do you think about this list? How did the list maker do? Any work missing, in your estimation? Does Wagner deserve the top two spots, as listed? (In fact, nearly every Wagner is listed before we hit one Donizetti at #31.) Why is it that we so seldom see some of these top 100 operas in performance (in ...

www.opera-online.com/en/items/productions/aida-deutsche-oper-berlin-2015-2015

Nov 27, 2015 ... Description. New production. “Amore, sommissione, dolcezza” were the words used by Verdi to describe his eponymous heroine Aida, an epitome of love, docility and tenderness. Aida joins a list of female protagonists in the art of the 19th century who were not so much flesh-and-blood characters as ...

www.teatro-real.com/en/season-16-17/opera/macbeth-16-17

The Teatro Real closes the 2016/ 2017 season with Macbeth, the magnificent opera by Giuseppe Verdi which pays tribute to William Shakespeare and one of the most sinister antiheros in literature. Macbeth is the first of the three operas which Verdi composed with the inspiration of Shakespeare who was his favourite writer ...

bachtrack.com/review-verdi-jerusalem-mazzonis-scappucci-scandiuzzi-laho-wallonie-liege-march-2017

Mar 18, 2017 ... Asked to list Verdi's operas, even the most knowledgeable may come a cropper over Jérusalem. Even Parma's infamous “Club dei 27”, whose members each take the name of an opera, doesn't rank it among their number when it meets every October at the foot of the Verdi Monument to sing “Va, pensiero”.

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) ...

wondersinthedark.wordpress.com/2009/08/05/the-25-greatest-opera-films-ever-made

Aug 5, 2009 ... While the earliest opera film to make my Top 30 list, is Powell and Pressburger's The Tales of Hoffman, (1951) I was reminded earlier today on the phone by Allan (who is not a real fan of opera, but has an encyclopedic memory) that a few Tito Gobbi operas based on Verdi, were released in the 40's to fair ...

www.oxfordreference.com/view/10.1093/acref/9780199548194.001.0001/acref-9780199548194

'a reference book for operaphiles...the answer to a prayer for those who attend operas without doing their homework properly' - Sir George ChristieA unique and authoritative A-Z reference work that will answer all your questions on who's who in opera. Contains over 2500 lively entries on operatic characters, with ...