The bel canto operas of Rossini, Donizetti, and Bellini

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Amadeus Press, Apr 1, 1994 - Biography & Autobiography - 378 pages
Includes all the operas of Rossini, Donizetti, and Bellini, describing the circumstances of each opera's first performance, discussing the libretto, outlining the plot, and giving an analysis of the music.

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About the author (1994)

Charles Osborne is a well-known freelance writer in the examinations field, and has written practice materials for all the major Cambridge exams. He is also an experienced teacher/trainer, working and living in the Czech Republic.

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