1st Edition

Who's Who in Verdi





ISBN 9781138736627
Published May 30, 2019 by Routledge
578 Pages

USD $195.00

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Book Description

This title was first published in 2001. Concentrating exclusively on the dramatic content of Verdi's opera, this text illuminates the characters and plot scenarios that inspired one of the greatest composers of opera. Organized alphabetically, the reference contains over 250 entries, with synopses and first performance and cast details.

Table of Contents

Preface, Introduction, Alphabetical main text, Glossary, Appendix A: Verdi Editions, Appendix B: Verdi’s Ballets, Discography

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Biography

Jonathan Lewsey, formerly Artistic Director of the Mayer-Lismann Opera Centre, is currently working as a freelance writer and lecturer on opera and music.