The Grove Book of OperasBook - 2006
The Grove Book of Operas is an insightful collection of synopses and descriptions of over 250 operas. Entries include a full synopsis of the plot, a cast list, and a note on the singers in the original production. A glossary offers definitions of terms and indices of role names and of arias and ensembles, allow the reader to find operas containing their favourite aria or character. This edition brings the book up to date with recently composed operas and includes an introductory essay by David Levin.
Uniform Title: New Grove book of operas.
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, c2006.
Edition: 2nd ed.
Branch Call Number: 782.103
Characteristics: xxiii, 740 p.,  p. of plates : ill. (some col.), music ; 25 cm.