2017-02-19T11:02:33ZDiscover the origins of opera in this opera FAQ.
2017-02-19T11:02:33ZHere is the French-to-English translation of Olympia's aria from Jacques Offenbach's opera, Les Contes d'Hoffmann. History and recommended recordings.
2017-02-19T11:02:33ZTchaikovsky's Swan Lake is an incredibly famous ballet with a rich history. It is the epitome of all classic ballets; the choreography demands dancers of the highest caliber. Despite its one-hundred plus year age, it will continue to serve as the standard model of classical ballet for many generations to come.
2017-02-19T11:02:33ZWant to start a symphony collection, but don't know where to begin? Are you looking to expand upon what you already have? This list of symphonies will provide you with a variety of musical styles upon which to build or add to your symphony collection.
2017-02-19T11:02:33ZMozart's Don Giovanni wasn't the most moral character; this aria details his many sexual conquests. Learn the lyrics, translation, history, and more!
2017-02-19T11:02:33ZLearn the lyrics to Carmen's aria from the popular opera by Bizet.
2017-02-19T11:02:33ZLearn the Italian lyrics and English translation of Violetta’s aria, “Addio del passato,” from Verdi’s opera, La Triviata.
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2017-02-19T11:02:33ZComposed in 1834-35, with a libretto by Italian poet, Count Carlo Pepoli, learn the synopsis of Bellini’s final opera, I puritani.
2017-02-19T11:02:33ZLearn the synopsis of Richard Strauss' one-act opera, Elekra, composed in 1909.
2017-02-19T11:02:33ZThe lyrics in Italian and English to this beloved chorus from Verdi's opera, Nabucco.
2017-02-19T11:02:33Z“Questa o quella” is sung in the first act of Verdi’s opera, Rigoletto. Learn the lyrics and English translation of the Duke’s aria.
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2017-02-19T11:02:33ZLearn the lyrics and English translation of Donizetti's
2017-02-19T11:02:33ZOf the thousands of operas performed around the world, there are a handful of composers whose operas are performed more than any of the others - five to be exact: Verdi, Puccini, Mozart, Rossini, and Bizet. Learn which of their works make up the top 10 operas performed around the world.
2017-02-19T11:02:33ZDiscover the wonderful music and lyrics to Handel's most famous work, The Messiah.
2017-02-19T11:02:33ZLearn the text and English translation of the Latin prayer, Ave Maria, which is used in many classical music works, and discover great classical music.
2017-02-19T11:02:33Z2014’s Nutcracker Ballet performances are taking place across the United States. Don’t miss your chance to see one of the world’s most beloved ballets.
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2017-02-19T11:02:33ZThis selection of classical music can be used during a funeral ceremony to create a memorable and meaningful tribute to those who have passed away.
2017-02-19T11:02:33ZDiscover the different voice types of operatic singers and figure out your own vocal classification.
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2017-02-19T11:02:33ZLearn the story of The Magic Flute in this synopsis of Mozart's famous opera, which premiered in Vienna in 1791.
2017-02-19T11:02:33ZComposed by Cesar Franck. Classical Music.
2017-02-19T11:02:33ZLearn the synopsis of Verdi's third opera, Nabucodonosor (Nabucco for short), composed in 1842.
2017-02-19T11:02:33ZLearn the story of Donizetti's opera, Anna Bolena, in this synopsis.
2017-02-19T11:02:33ZIn May 1913, Igor Stravinsky debuted his ballet The Rite of Spring. To his surprise, the audience reacted so wildly, police were called to the scene.