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The young person"s guide to the opera

with music from the great operas on CD

by Anita Ganeri

  • 211 Want to read
  • 35 Currently reading

Published by Harcourt in San Diego .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Opera,
  • Juvenile literature

  • About the Edition

    Opera"s colorful history is rich with exciting stories. Through conversational text, informative sidebars, and full-color photographs, young readers will learn about the talented people-composers, singers, musicians, stagehands, set and costume designers, makeup crews-and the technical wizardry that go into staging opera"s lavish performances. There are even behind-the-scenes glimpses of many of today"s great opera companies, including the Royal Opera House in London, the Metropolitan Opera in New York, and the San Diego Opera. Created in association with London"s Royal Opera House and the San Diego Opera, this book-and-CD package is a sumptuous introduction to the world of opera. The accompanying CD captures memorable moments from some of the most famous operas.

    Edition Notes

    Statementbook written by Anita Ganeri and Nicola Barber
    ContributionsBarber, Nicola, Royal Opera House (London, England), San Diego Opera Association
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsML1700 .G32 2001
    The Physical Object
    Pagination55 p. :
    Number of Pages55
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24946388M
    ISBN 100152164987
    ISBN 109780152164980
    LC Control Number00054105
    OCLC/WorldCa45603932

    Activities for Young Person's Guide to the Orchestra teacher’s guide were prepared by the Dallas Symphony Orchestra’s Curriculum Development Team: Jamie Allen, Linda Arbolino, Jane Aten, Tony Driggers, Sarah Hatler, and Kevin Roberts. This volume of the teacher’s guide was produced and edited by Dallas Symphony OrchestraFile Size: 2MB. This familiar standard by English composer Benjamin Britten has become the classic introduction to the sights and sounds of the orchestra for young people. Enhance music appreciation and explore the unique qualities of the instruments in a symphony orchestra with this creative collection of visuals and strategies.

    Long heralded as a piece educational on many levels, Benjamin Britten’s work The Young Person’s Guide to the Orchestra continues to inspire and instruct people with any level of musical ability today. Orchestras frequently use the piece in concerts for youth or . Benjamin Britten's celebrated and much-loved Young Person's Guide To The Orchestra began life in as a British Government commission for music to accompany an educational film aimed at introducing the young to the instruments .

    A book of the names and address of people living in a city. A young persons guide to the orchestra by britten as part of a larger work called the Young Person's Guide to the Orchestra.   Britten: Young Person's Guide to the Orchestra (A. Davis) Topics Britten: Young Person's Guide to the Orchestra, Andrew Davis, DWTKenInNY. BBC Symphony Orchestra. Teldec, recorded October Addeddate External_metadata_update .


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Young Person's Guide to the Orchestra. Get this from a library. A young person's guide to the opera. [Helen Erickson] -- Information on the production of operas and an interview with an opera singer, Nicolai Gedda, precedes historical background and synopses of currently performed operas.

The Young Person's Guide to the Orchestra is a musical composition by Benjamin Britten with a subtitle Variations and Fugue on a Theme of was based on the second movement, "Rondeau", of the Abdelazer suite.

It was originally commissioned for the British educational documentary film called Instruments of the Orchestra released on 29 Novemberdirected by Muir Mathieson and.

Get this from a library. The young person's guide to the opera: with music from the great operas on CD. [Anita Ganeri; Nicola Barber; Royal Opera House (London, England); San Diego Opera Association.] -- Opera's colorful history is rich with exciting stories.

Through conversational text, informative sidebars, and full-color photographs, young readers will learn about the talented people.

The Young Person's Guide to the Opera With Music From the Great Operas on CD (Book Plus CD): Ganeri, Anita: Opera's colorful history is rich with exciting stories.

Through conversational text, informative sidebars, and full-color photographs, young readers will learn about the talented people--composers, singers, musicians, stagehands, set and costume designers, makeup crews--and the.

He was a central figure of 20th-century British music, with a range of works including opera, other vocal music, orchestral and chamber pieces. His best-known works include the opera Peter Grimes (), the War Requiem () and the orchestral showpiece The Young Person's Guide to the Orchestra ().

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The Britten’s orchestra is dissembled throughout the. THE YOUNG PERSON’S GUIDE TO THE ORCHESTRA: JOURNEYS OF A THEME Benjamin Britten’s centenary is being celebrated all over the world this year, and for good reason.

Even in his own lifetime (he died in ), Britten was regarded as the first top-rank composer that Britain produced since Henry Purcell, years earlier.

The Young Persons Guide to the Orchestra - Duration: Backstage with Bleeckie - The Dallas Symphony Orchestra and Britten's The Young Person's Guide - .Page 12 The Young Person’s Guide to the Orchestra The Young Person’s Guide to the Orchestra: Activity 2 The Role of the Conductor Teaching Objective Students will demonstrate an understanding of the role of the conductor in an orchestra.

Materials/Resources A CD File Size: 1MB.