The Faber Pocket Guide to Opera (Faber Pocket Guides) (Paperback)

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The Faber Pocket Guide to Opera (Faber Pocket Guides) (Paperback)

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This new edition of leading opera critic Rupert Christiansen's perennially popular Pocket Guide has between extensively revised, and incorporates many more operas from all periods, including recent works by Philip Glass, Mark Anthony Turnage, Thomas Ad's and George Benjamin. Whether you are a first-timer at La Boheme or a seasoned Wagnerian, every opera-goer can benefit from a little background information, and this book aims to provide just that. Accessible and easy-to-use, it contains entries for over a hundred works, both familiar and unfamiliar.
Product Details ISBN: 9780571306824
ISBN-10: 0571306829
Publisher: Faber & Faber
Publication Date: May 1st, 2014
Pages: 448
Language: English
Series: Faber Pocket Guides