The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Opera

The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Opera

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Derived from the full Oxford Dictionary of Opera , this is the most authoritative and up-to-date dictionary of opera available in paperback. Fully revised for this new edition, with over 3,500 entries, it is designed to be accessible to all those who enjoy opera, whether at the opera-house or on record. * Composers and their works * Singers and their notable performances * Plot summaries and separate entries for well-known roles, arias, and choruses * Leading conductors, producers, and designers * Opera companies and festivals This book is intended for opera-goers; opera and music enthusiasts.show more

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  • Paperback | 586 pages
  • 142 x 206 x 58mm | 1,202.01g
  • Oxford University Press
  • Oxford Paperbacks
  • Oxford, United Kingdom
  • English
  • Revised
  • 3rd Revised edition
  • 0192800280
  • 9780192800282

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the most authoritative single-volume work of its kind Independent on Sunday an invaluable reference work Gramophoneshow more

About Harold Rosenthal

About the Authors John Warrack was University Lecturer in Music and Fellow at Oxford University. He is the author of a number of books including, Carl Maria von Weber and Tchaikovsky. Evan West was Junior Research Fellow at Oxford University.show more

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