How To Listen To And Understand OperaBook - 1997
The history of opera is traced from its beginning in the early 17th century to around 1924. The lectures examine landmark operas; musical, cultural, and social developments that influenced opera's growth; and the influence of national languages and cultures on opera.
Publisher: Chantilly, VA : Teaching Co., c1997.
Characteristics: 8 videodiscs : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 course guidebook (iv, 262 p. : ill. ; 19 cm.)