Opera : an encyclopedia of world premieres and significant performances, singers, composers, librettists, arias and conductors, 1597-2000 / Franklin Mesa.

Author
Mesa, Franklin [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
Jefferson, N.C. : McFarland & Co., c2007.
Description
viii, 466 p. ; 27 cm.

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Subject(s)
OperaEncyclopedias [Browse]
Library of Congress genre(s)
Encyclopedias [Browse]
Summary note
"This work includes entries for 1,153 first performances of operas from Europe, the U.S., Latin America and Russia. Entries offer details about key persons, arias, other significant performances, interesting facts, and date and location of each premiere. There is a biographical dictionary with 1,288 entries on historical and modern operatic singers"--Provided by publisher.
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references (p. 453) and index.
ISBN
  • 0786409592 (illustrated case binding : alk. paper)
  • 9780786409594 (illustrated case binding : alk. paper)
LCCN
2006020687
OCLC
70176871
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