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The World's Most Performed Operas (2012-13 Season)
Famous Aria: Sempre Libera Verdi's La traviata was first performed on March 6, 1853, in Venice's La Fenice opera house. Though the opera was a definite ...
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Opera Synopses - A Collection of Stories from Popular Classical ...
Reading an opera synopsis before seeing the show is a great way to enjoy ... Here is a collection of synopses from some of classical music's most famous operas.
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A Listing of Operas by Giuseppe Verdi - Classical Music - About.com
Before his death in 1901, Giuseppe Verdi composed over two dozen operas - his first in 1839 ... What Does the Famous Aria "Nessun Dorma" Mean in English?
http://classicalmusic.about.com/od/opera/a/Operas-By-Verdi.htm
Top Ten Opera Houses in Italy - Italy Travel - About.com
Milan's famous opera house, Teatro Alla Scala, reopened in December, 2004 after an extensive renovation. It has a bookshop, bar, and history museum, too.
http://goitaly.about.com/od/performingarts/tp/opera_houses.htm
Giacomo Puccini Profile, Classical Music Composer
Puccini is best known for his operas Tosca, La Boheme, Madame Butterfly, and Turandot. ... Puccini died before completing his most famous opera, Turandot.
http://classicalmusic.about.com/od/classicalcomposers/p/Giacomo-Puccini.htm
Madama Butterfly Synopsis - Puccini's Famous Opera
This sad opera tells the story of a devoted wife willing to do whatever it takes in the name of love. This is Puccini's fifth opera, composed four years after Tosca.
http://classicalmusic.about.com/od/opera/qt/Madama-Butterfly-Synopsis.htm
Famous Baritone Arias - A Few of my Favorite Arias - Classical Music
Looking for new operatic music? Here is a collection of famous baritone arias.
http://classicalmusic.about.com/od/opera/tp/Famous-Baritone-Arias.htm
Puccini's Famous Aria, "Nessun Domra," Comes from What Opera?
Made most popular by Luciano Pavarotti, Nessun Dorma is an aria from what famous opera? ... What Does the Famous Aria "Nessun Dorma" Mean in English?
http://classicalmusic.about.com/od/classicalmusic101/ss/Classical-Music-Quiz-Classical-Compositions_7.htm
Aria Lyrics & English Text Translations - The English Meanings of ...
When it comes to famous arias, there is no universal language. Most operatic arias are written in French, Italian, German, and English. For all of you English ...
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Tosca Synopsis - The Story of Puccini's Famous Opera
This heart-wrenching opera is a tragic tale of love and loss. Though the opera is full of beautiful arias, one of it's most well-known aria's is "Vissi d'arte." Tosca ...
http://classicalmusic.about.com/od/opera/qt/Tosca-Synopsis.htm
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