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Life in opera

Maria-Cristina Necula

Life in opera

truth, tempo, and soul : encounters with stars, innovators, and leaders of today"s opera world

by Maria-Cristina Necula

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Published by Amadeus Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Necula, Maria-Cristina,
  • Opera -- Interviews

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Maria-Cristina Necula.
    GenreInterviews
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsML1700 .N43 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23713216M
    ISBN 109781574671797
    LC Control Number2009036968

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