The Knowledge: Opera


Opera is all about intense emotion, magical music and overwhelming theatrical spectacle. The Knowledge: Opera is an exciting new guide, in which the many myths that surround opera are exploded, while its transformation from inaccessible high art to affordable, dramatically realistic and easy-to-encounter drama is revealed.

The powerful principal players in the opera world – the maestros, superstar divas and directors – are examined in fascinating detail, and questions are asked of opera’s future in a world where such extravagant entertainment can seem at odds with the rest of today’s popular culture. Whether you are completely new to
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ISBN:

9781849496223

Format:

Hardback

Pages:

160

Dimensions:

17cm x 12cm

Weight:

260g

RRP:

$19.99

Category:

Art and Photography

Publisher:

Quadrille Publishing Ltd

Published:

01 November 2015

ABOUT THE AUTHOR

Dennis Marks