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The World's Most Performed Operas (2012-13 Season)
Mozart's opera is actually one of my favorites, and even more so after finding this amazing performance of The Queen of the Night's famous aria "Der Hölle ...
http://classicalmusic.about.com/od/opera/tp/Top-10-Opears.htm
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.
http://classicalmusic.about.com/od/Opera-Synopses/
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
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
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
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
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
Turandot Synopsis - The Story of Puccini's Famous Opera
Puccini's opera, Turandot, includes one of opera's most famous arias: Nessun Dorma. Learn the story of Turandot to find out how the famous aria fits neatly ...
http://classicalmusic.about.com/od/opera/qt/Turandot-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
Aida Synopsis - The Story of Verdi's Opera Aida - Classical Music
Verdi's Aida is an opera in four acts composed in 1871. ... The Story of Verdi's Famous Opera ... Adelina Patti (1843-1919) as Aida in Verdi's opera Aida.
http://classicalmusic.about.com/od/Opera-Synopses/qt/Aida-Synopsis.htm
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