The Faber Pocket Guide to Opera

The Faber Pocket Guide to Opera $12.99

Rupert Christiansen

Published by Faber & Faber

A handy, readable and easy-to-use opera guide by leading opera critic Rupert Christiansen, containing entries for over a hundred works, both familiar and unfamiliar

Features include ...

- snapshot plot summaries

- background information on each opera

- straightforward pointers to help your appreciation of the music and production

- recommended recordings (CD, video and DVD)

- a brief overview of the history of opera


'Highly recommended.' Sunday Telegraph

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