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by Carl Morey,Ezra Schabas

  • Author: Carl Morey,Ezra Schabas
  • ISBN: 1550023462
  • ISBN13: 978-1550023466
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  • Language: English
  • Category: Music
  • Publisher: Dundurn; First Edition edition (September 1, 2000)
  • Pages: 312
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Opera Viva: The Canadian Opera Company The First Fifty Years ePub download

Ezra Schabas and Carl Morey have served the record splendidly in Opera Viva, a history of the first . Ezra Schabas is professor emeritus, University of Toronto, and was Principal of the Royal Conservatory of Music (1978-1983).

Ezra Schabas and Carl Morey have served the record splendidly in Opera Viva, a history of the first half-century of the Canadian Opera Company. It has a drama and color that well refelct its subject. He has written two major biographies: Theodore Thomas: America's Conductor and Builder of Orchestras (University of Illinois Press, 1989), and Sir Ernest MacMillan: The Importance of Being Canadian (University of Toronto Press, 1994), which won the 1995 City of Toronto Book Award.

Ezra Schabas, CM OOnt (born April 24, 1924) is a Canadian musician, educator and author who lives in Toronto . 2000: Opera Viva: The Canadian Opera Company; The First Fifty Years, co-authored with Carl Morey, Toronto: Dundurn Press, ISBN 978-1-55002-346-6.

Ezra Schabas, CM OOnt (born April 24, 1924) is a Canadian musician, educator and author who lives in Toronto, Ontario. He has been active in Canada's musical life since 1952, when he emigrated from Cleveland with his family. During his time in Canada, he has been a leading musical educator, clarinetist, and administrator in Toronto's musical institutions. 2005: There's Music In These Walls: A History of the Royal Conservatory of Music, Toronto: Dundurn Press

The Canadian Opera Company was born in 1950, and is now one of the major opera companies in. .

The Canadian Opera Company was born in 1950, and is now one of the major opera companies in North America. The Company has toured extensively throughout Canada and the United States, and has delighted audiences as far away as Australia and Hong Kong, all the while finding the time to record frequently and develop special operatic presentations for children.

The Canadian Opera Company was born in 1950, and is now one of the major opera companies in It started with a festival - three classic operas performed in a theatre in Toronto. But when it became apparent that there was a need for a national opera company, an organization was founded that would go on to become one of the largest performing arts organizations in the country. The Canadian Opera Company was born in 1950, and is now one of the major opera companies in North America.

The Canadian Opera Company was born in 1950, and is now one of the major opera companies in North America

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It started with a festival - three classic operas performed in a theatre in Toronto.

The Canadian Opera Company was born in 1950, and is now one of the major opera companies in North America

The Canadian Opera Company was born in 1950, and is now one of the major opera companies in North America. More than just a group of performers, the COC also provides a training program for young professional singers, and a series of commissions of new works from both up-and-coming and established composers.

Opera Viva The Canadian Opera Company The First Fifty Years by Ezra Schabas; Carl Morey and Publisher Dundurn. Save up to 80% by choosing the eTextbook option for ISBN: 9781459721173, 1459721179. The print version of this textbook is ISBN: 9781550023466, 1550023462.

Morey, Carl, "Opera". In The Canadian Encyclopedia. Morey, An Opera Sampler: Miscellaneous Essays on Opera (1998); Morey and Ezra Schabas, Opera Viva: Canadian Opera Company, The First Fifty Years (2000). Edward JohnsonA profile of opera singer Edward Johnson and an overview of the "Edward Johnson Collection" at the University of Guelph.

It started with a festival - three classic operas performed in a theatre in Toronto. But when it became apparent that there was a need for a national opera company, an organization was founded that would go on to become one of the largest performing arts organizations in the country.

The Canadian Opera Company was born in 1950, and is now one of the major opera companies in North America. The Company has toured extensively throughout Canada and the United States, and has delighted audiences as far away as Australia and Hong Kong, all the while finding the time to record frequently and develop special operatic presentations for children.

More than just a group of performers, the COC also provides a training program for young professional singers, and a series of commissions of new works from both up-and-coming and established composers.

Opera Viva is a history of the Company, but it is more than that: it is also a history of Canada’s cultural growth in the second half of the twentieth century, a time when the Canadian Opera Company became central to Canada’s musical life. As the story of the Company unfolds, the figures and personalities that were integral to the building of this landmark of Canadian culture are brought to life.