How To Enjoy Opera by John SnelsonHow To Enjoy Opera by John Snelson

How To Enjoy Opera

byJohn Snelson

Paperback | October 7, 2016

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John Snelson, Commissioning Editor at The Royal Opera House, explores how the music tells the story in opera. Aimed at newcomers as well as long-time fans, this book focuses on how to look and listen to any opera. The text covers many of the elements that composers and librettists employ to give enjoyment to audiences, in the hope that readers can gain greater enjoyment from future viewing and listening, too.
John Snelson is Commissioning Editor at the Royal Opera House. He studied music at the universities of Nottingham, Reading and Birmingham and has worked extensively in both music performance and publishing. He was a Senior Internal Editor for the New Grove Dictionary of Music and Musicians (second edition), to which he also contributed...
Title:How To Enjoy OperaFormat:PaperbackDimensions:200 pages, 7.5 × 4.75 × 0.55 inPublished:October 7, 2016Publisher:Oberon BooksLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1783198230

ISBN - 13:9781783198238

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