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Best of the Web: Performing Arts » Music » Opera Resources
All About Opera
"Information on 475+ composers and 1250+ operas. Our goal is to provide links from each composer and opera to external web pages of interest. You can search by composer's name or opera title."
Important Sources of Libretti on the Internet
"This is an index of known opera libretto pages, arranged by composer and name of the opera..."
Online Opera Scores Prototype
"Selected opera scores chosen from the Cook Music Library's holdings"(Indiana University site)
"An opera information server" providing "detailed information, including libretti, source texts, performance histories, synopses, [and] discographies."
Database searchable for festivals, current newspaper articles and reviews, information on performers, artists, opera houses, and audio and video recordings.
The Aria Database
"...a diverse collection of information on over 1000 operatic arias..."
The Metropolitan Opera International Radio Broadcast Information Center
"Find opera synopses, biographies for singers, conductors and composers, production photos, sound clips, background information, and teacher study guides for each opera in our broadcast season."