The New Encyclopedia of the Opera

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Hill and Wang, 1971 - Opera - 759 pages
Contains synopses of every major opera and some lesser-known works; biographies of composers, librettists, singers, conductors, impressarios, stage directors, critics, teachers, and musicologists; literary sources of opera; histories of opera houses and festivals; definitions of terms; descriptions of important vocal and instrumental passages.

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