History and Opera of Venice
October 24 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm EDT
Iain Scott brings you a series of four lectures on the history and opera of Venice.
Venetian operas were extravagant affairs in which the improbable plots—a mixture of comic and serious elements—unfolded in simple recitative, and the arias took on a new, lyrical idiom.
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