Unformatted text preview: o So this is very different than da capo which is ABA, because cant.-cab. you usually have some sort of progression Giuseppe Verdi (1813-1901)-well known for his characters-you will hear verismo associated with Verdi, because it means that it is realistic, because he developed his characters really well-often writes about lower class characters within their own setting-he was known for his Italian nationalism-arioso means that you are in the middle of a recitative section, but all of a sudden everyone starts singing in a melody, kind of like aria but it is not Aida (1871)-Characters o Aida, the Ethiopian princess/slave o Radames, an Egyptian general who falls in love with Aida o Amneris, Egyptian princess in love with Radames...
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- Spring '08
- early 19th century, Giuseppe Verdi, Gioachino Rossini, progression Giuseppe Verdi, Mozart Italian Opera