Verdi for Kids

Verdi for Kids

His Life and Music : With 21 Activities

Book - 2013
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Giuseppe Verdi dominated Italian opera for 50 years, and his operas are performed throughout the world today. Verdi for Kids offers young readers an accessible, behind-the-scenes peek into the exciting world of opera and traces Verdíђةs path to fame, delving into the great composeŕђةs childhood, musical training, family tragedies, and professional setbacks and successes. Kids also learn about the Italianśђة passion for opera and Italýђةs tumultuous past, key political figures, and cultural pastimes. Aspiring sopranos, baritones, musicians, conductors, and stage directors will learn about opera jobs and production, what happens at rehearsal, and music terms and vocabulary, gaining an understanding of operáђةs rich tradition.
Publisher: Chicago, Illinois : Chicago Review Press, [2013]
Chicago, Illinois : Chicago Review Press, [2013]
Edition: First edition
ISBN: 9781613745007
Branch Call Number: J B VERDI
Characteristics: xvii, 121 pages : illustrations, maps, music ; 22 x 29 cm
Additional Contributors: Voigt, Deborah - Contributor


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