by Rick Bogart - "Here you can get detailed information, including performance
histories, synopses, libretti, discographies, pictures, and more...plus
pointers to many other opera servers."
ATLANTA OPERA has a very polished site with great links and some opera education for you.
ARCHIVES of OPERA-L
- Now you can search the archives of Opera-L, the opera listserv for discussion
of opera and related issues. You can also post to the list, and join if
you wish. What a wealth of information is here!
THE ARIA DATABASE
- "...a searchable reference guide to arias by name, opera, language, and
voice type including word-by-word translations into English, libretti, and
MIDI files for many of the arias. The Database includes the complete set
of operatic arias of Verdi, Mozart, and Puccini as well as many others."
- Great information and links, the site is entirely in French. So if you read French, "Bienvenue au Club Opéra!"
BRITISH SONG - "...information on approximately 6000 song cycles, sets, albums, collections and individual songs, representing a body of song literature from the end of the 16th century to the present. In addition to English songs, there are Irish, Scottish, Welsh, Canadian, Australian, and South African songs."
- "An abundance of links and more for Musical Theatre fans." Jill Hobgood's
absolutely wonderful page of Musical Theatre and Theatre links will get
you surfing the musicals and you won't even notice the time go by!
Broadway.com "Broadway.com is the most comprehensive destination for live theater worldwide on the Internet....large venues to community theater productions, as well as key global markets including London's West End....theater reviews, interviews, visual exerpts, show synopses, online ticket purchasing, and more."
CurtainUp - "Top-Rated Internet Theater Magazine of Reviews, Features, Annotate Listings." Theatre news and reviews from major cities worldwide.
THE INSTITUTE OF OUTDOOR
DRAMA - a public service agency of the University of North Carolina at Chapel
Hill, features listings of outdoor drama productions all over the United
States. Many are elaborate productions with music and dance!
If you are planning a trip, this would be a great way to find productions
along the route.
CHORAL LINKS-INTERNATIONALLY - I have been looking for a great page
of choral music resources, and here is one that leads to most of the best
choral sites on the web! It is part of the resource for BRITISH CHOIRS ON THE NET . I can't imagine a more complete resource. This is essential for choral music enthusiasts.
GALA CHORUSES - the Gay and Lesbian Association of Choruses, Inc., provides support to the lesbian and gay choral movement. The organization serves 195 member choruses and more than 10,000 singers and "promotes excellence while building bridges of respect and understanding."
LIED AND SONG TEXTS PAGE
- What a great resource. So many texts to lieder and songs, so little time...
Arranged by composer - WOW!