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Opera Synopses - A Collection of Stories from Popular Classical ...
Looking to catch up on your opera stories? Reading an opera synopsis before seeing the show is a great way to enjoy the music and scenery as you don't have  ...
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Opera Synopses - L thru Z - Classical Music - About.com
To get the most out of an opera performance, it's sometime best to read the synopsis. Doing so frees you from reading the translations, allowing you to watch and ...
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Aida Synopsis - The Story of Verdi's Opera Aida - Classical Music
Verdi's Aida is an opera in four acts composed in 1871. Set to an Italian libretto by Antonio Ghislanzoni, the story takes place during ancient Egypt and focuses ...
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Werther Synopsis - the Story of Jules Massenet's Opera
Jules Massenet's opera, Werther, premiered in Vienna in 1892. Learn the story of Werther in this opera synopsis.
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Cosě fan tutte Synopsis - Mozart's Famous Opera - Classical Music
Composed in 1790, Mozart's famous opera. ... The Story of Mozart's Famous Opera. By Aaron Green · Classical ... Other Popular Opera Synopses: Mozart's The ...
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Un ballo in maschera Synopsis - The Story of Verdi's Opera Un ballo ...
Premiered: February 17, 1859. Setting of Un ballo in maschera: Verdi's Un ballo in maschera takes place in Sweden in 1792, but due to the opera's ...
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Synopsis of Verdi's Rigoletto - Classical Music - About.com
Here's another popular opera by Giuseppe Verdi - Rigoletto! The story of Rigoletto is packed full of drama and emotion, and many people believe it to be one of ...
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Hansel and Gretel Opera Synopsis and Summary - Classical Music
Learn the synopsis of Engelbert Humperdinck fairytale opera, Hansel and Gretel. Composed in 1881, Humperdinck's opera has been delighting audiences ever ...
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Guillaume Tell (William Tell) Synopsis - Classical Music - About.com
Learn the story of Rossini's last opera, Guillaume Tell (William Tell), based on Friedrich Schiller's play, William Tell.
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The Synopsis of Billy Budd: Opera by Benjamin Britten
Based on the novel by Herman Melville, Benjamin Britten's opera tells the story of Captain Vere and his reflections upon past memories and experiences with ...
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