An introduction to Tchaikovsky's operas.MT100
An introduction to Tchaikovsky's operas.
A private music teacher in London, Zajaczkowski has written a previous book about Russian Russian
associated in some way with Russia.
a breed of cats with short, dense, silver-tipped blue-colored coat and vivid green eyes. composer Peter Tchaikovsky's (1840-93) musical style. Here he provides non-musicians as well as musicians a brief and general overview of his nine operas, demonstrating the range of his operatic op·er·at·ic
Of, related to, or typical of the opera: an operatic aria.
[From opera1. output and a little of its depth, and argues that in an ideal world most of it would be well known rather than neglected. Only two of the nine operas are widely familiar. He has chosen comprehension comprehension
Act of or capacity for grasping with the intellect. The term is most often used in connection with tests of reading skills and language abilities, though other abilities (e.g., mathematical reasoning) may also be examined. over rigor rigor /rig·or/ (rig´er) [L.] chill; rigidity.
rigor mor´tis the stiffening of a dead body accompanying depletion of adenosine triphosphate in the muscle fibers. , using traditionally accepted forms of Russian names rather than the official transliterations, giving all dates according to according to
1. As stated or indicated by; on the authority of: according to historians.
2. In keeping with: according to instructions.
3. the Gregorian or New Style calendar rather than the Russian contemporary Julian, and restricting the use of technical musical terms to the bare minimum.