Books on Music

OPERA - ORATORIO - MUSICALS

(Clothbound)

THE JOY OF OPERA -Douglas (Provides a wonderful resource on what Opera is all about, from beginnings to the present. Well illus

38.00

THE ORATORIO IN VENICE -Arnold (Survey of the Oratorio in Venice, 1682-1809. Lists 573 performances, composers, Libretos---

24.50

RHYTHMIC GESTURE IN MOZART -Allenbrook (How gestures & motions express the full meaning of Mozart's drama in music)

35.00

OSPREY GUIDE TO GILBERT & SULLIVAN -Hardwick

18.50

CRESSIDA & THE OPERA-Harris
The creative work involved in producing a comIc opera.

16.00

OPERA & OPERETTA-White/Henderson( Great companion giving key info. on 180 works:Composer, Librettist, plot, characters, history

24.00

OPERA GUIDE: Don Giovanni & Idomenio-Mozart

18.00

MUSICALS-Kennedy/Muir: Guide to 180 musicals, composers, liricists, 1st.perf., characters, hit songs ,plot, orig. stage, cast, reviews.

24.00

(Paperbound)

COMPLETE PREPERATION: A Guide to Auditioning for Opera-Dorneman.(Excellent advice by outstanding opera coach & teacher)

18.00

MOZART & THE ENLIGHTMENT: Truth, virtue,Beauty in Mozart Operas-Till (Mozart's ideas on expressing musical meaning).

18.00

THE CASTRATI IN OPERA -Heriot (Standard work of reference on the use of male singers with a female voice range)

9.50

WAGNER OPERA -Williamson ( Clear analysis of Wagner's operas)

12.00

OPERA: A Concise History-Orey (Informative & well illustrated history of opera from 16th. century to the present. New ed.).

14.95

BROADWAY MUSICALS: Show by Show-Green (2nd. ed.) Combination history, guide, fact book & photo album of some 300 memorable broadway & off broadway productions.

16.95

THE OPERA COMPANION -Martin (A classic reference for opero lovers. Information on 47 major operas from the 18th & 19th cnet.

27.95

100 GREAT OPERAS AND THEIR STORIES - Simpson

14.00