Title Mozart's Operas. A Companion
Book Condition Fine in Fine dust jacket
Edition First Edition
Publisher Yale University Press 2008
0300118333 / 9780300118339
Seller ID 11435
viii, 268pp, plates. This guide to Mozart’s operas encompasses the full range of his most popular works as well as lesser known works like Mitridate and Il re Pastore. The Companion includes a synopsis and commentary on each work, as well as background information on the three main genres in which Mozart wrote: opera seria, opera buffa, and Singspiel. The book also places modern productions of the operas in historical context and explores how modern directors, producers, and conductors present Mozart’s works today.