Book/CD Pack Piano, Piano/Keyboard, Vocal
Cantolopera Collection. Composed by Various. Cantolopera Series. Play Along. Collection and Performance/Accompaniment CD. Composed 2001. 45 pages. Ricordi #NR138729. Published by Ricordi (HL.50484050).
ISBN 9780634033650. UPC: 073999840506. 8x10.75 inches.
Cantolopera is an exceptional new series of book/CD packs from Ricordi that offers a fresh approach to great opera repertoire. The books include versions for voice and piano of the world's most famous arias. The CDs feature two versions of each aria: one with a 130-piece orchestra providing accompaniments to allow the professional, student or opera fan to practice, and another sung by an established artist for reference. Each volume contains the lyrics of the arias, plus a short plot summary and background information on the orchestra and the performers.
About Cantolopera Series
This unique and exciting series gives you the chance to learn some of the greatest arias of the Opera tradition with full orchestral backing tracks. Ricordi's Cantolopera: is a series that proposes a totally new way to approach the new opera repertoire; versions for voice and piano of the most famous arias, accompanied by a compact disc containing the corresponding orchestral bases, recorded with a 130-piece orchestra, to allow the professional, student, or opera fan to practice, as well as a version sung by an established artist for reference. Each volume contains a piano and vocal score, the complete lyrics of the arias, plus a short summary and background information on the orchestra and performers. An excellent rehearsal tool, or the ideal way to introduce your voice to the wonders and rigors of the Opera.