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Author Clark, Mark Ross, 1951-

Title Guide to the aria repertoire / Mark Ross Clark.

Publication Info. Bloomington : Indiana University Press, [2007]

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Description xi, 607 pages ; 24 cm.
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Series Indiana repertoire guides
Indiana repertoire guides.
Note Includes indexes.
Contents Acknowledgments -- Introduction -- pt. 1. Soprano arias -- 1. Lyric coloratura Nos. 1-14 -- 2. Soubrette Nos. 15-25 -- 3. Lyric Nos. 26-58 -- 4. Dramatic coloratura Nos. 59-73 -- 5. Full lyric Nos. 74-87 -- 6. Spinto Nos. 88-95 -- 7. Dramatic Nos. 96-106 -- pt. 2. Mezzo-soprano arias -- 8. Lyric coloratura Nos. 1-18 -- 9. Lyric Nos. 19-54 -- 10. Dramatic Nos. 55-87 -- 11. Contralto Nos. 88-99 -- pt. 3. Tenor arias -- 12. Leggiero Nos. 1-20 -- 13. Lyric Nos. 21-81 -- 14. Spinto Nos. 82-100 -- 15. Dramatic Nos. 101-102 -- pt. 4. Baritone and bass arias -- 16. Lyric baritone Nos. 1-39 -- 17. Dramatic baritone Nos. 40-64 -- 18. Bass-baritone Nos. 65-83 -- 19. Bass Nos. 84-99 -- Index A : Arias listed alphabetically -- Index B : Arias by opera -- Index C : Arias by language -- Index D : Arias by historical period.
Summary An extensive discussion of fach and audition repertoire is followed by over 400 arias organized by voice type, including canonical, contemporary, and obscure works from different languages. Each entry includes level of difficulty, voice/character type, special techniques, tessitura, and accompaniment. Chock full of detailed and insightful commentary from internationally renowned singers, directors, coaches, and other professionals--Regina Resnick, Sherrill Milnes, Carol Vaness, and Warren Jones to name a few.
Subject Operas -- Excerpts -- Bibliography.
Other Form: Online version: Clark, Mark Ross, 1951- Guide to the aria repertoire. Bloomington : Indiana University Press, ©2007 (OCoLC)642398210
ISBN 0253346681 (cloth ; alk. paper)
9780253346681 (cloth ; alk. paper)
0253218101 (pbk. ; alk. paper)
9780253218100 (pbk. ; alk. paper)

 
    
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