Twenty-Nine Opera Arias For Alto

Books | Alto

Publisher: Dover Publications
Format: Sheet Music | Vocal Work

This rich selection of 29 alto-range opera arias spans from the dawn of Italian opera to the late nineteenth century, featuring early arias by Lully, Purcell, and Scarlatti; eighteenth-century compositions by Handel and Gluck; and latter-day works by Meyerbeer, Rossini, Donizetti, Glinka, and Verdi.

This edition features a detailed and scholarly Preface by musicologist Henry E. Krehbiel and a new Introduction by Roelof Oostwoud.

Alto-range vocal majors, vocal instructors, classically trained professional singers, and enthusiasts of vocal music will appreciate this well-chosen and modestly priced compilation.

ISBN: 9780486497518
Published on: 30 July 2013
No of pages: 208
Language: English
Catalogue No: 0486497518

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