Wagner and His Operas (New Grove Composers Series)

By: Sadie, Stanley

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The New Grove name is one of the most prestigious imprints of music reference books in the world. Already the publisher of The New Grove Book of Operas, St. Martin's is now making these exhaustive volumes on Verdi and Wagner and their operas available in two beautiful packages at an affordable price.

The books have been written from renowned authorities from around the world, and are illustrated with music examples and halftones. Each begins with an introduction by Stanley Sadie and offers:
-- a chronology which situates the operas in the wider context of the composer's career
-- a survey of the composer's life and operas
-- synopses and expert appreciations of the operas
-- a glossary of operatic terms
-- an index for easy reference

These are the perfect books for any opera lover to have at the opening of the opera season.

Title: Wagner and His Operas (New Grove Composers Series)

Author Name: Sadie, Stanley

Categories: Historical Biographies,

Publisher: St Martins Pr: November 1999

ISBN Number: 0312244320

ISBN Number 13: 9780312244323

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Used - Very Good

Seller ID: 307216