Black Dog & Leventhal Publishers, Incorporated, Jan 1, 2005 - Music - 141 pages
The Black Dog Opera Library is one of the most popular, informative, and budget-friendly ways to enjoy all the great operas. Each book in the series includes a history of the opera, a synopsis of the story, a complete libretto in its original language as well as in English, and dozens of photographs and drawings depicting great scenes, singers, performances, and more. Each book also includes an excellent Angel/EMI recording of the entire opera on two CDs, as well as commentary from experts in the field who guide you through the music as you listen. All of this for less than twenty dollars!
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - harleth - LibraryThing
This book comes with cd's of the music and has beautiful illustrations. I recommend browsing through it before giong to see the opera performed so that you can have a more informed and enjoyable experience. Read full review