Opera 9 describe the main character carmen in bizets

This preview shows page 4 - 5 out of 5 pages.

opera? 9. Describe the main character Carmen in Bizet's opera Carmen. 10. Who was the most famous German opera composer in the 19th century?
11. What is a leitmotiv Practice True/False Questions. Label each statement as either true or false. 1. Wagner discontinued using the music divisions such as recitatives, arias, and choruses because he wanted his operas to have a continuous flow of music. 2. Verdi was born in Italy. 3. Puccini was born in Miami. ?
4. Rossini's Italian patriotism was recognized by the Italian public when they would shout "Victor, Emmanuel, Rex d'Italia" after his operas. 5. Verdi's operas were not successful until the beginning of the 21st century. 6. In Verdi's opera Rigoletto , the aria La donna è mobile is sung by Rigoletto's daughter Gilda. 7. Puccini was no chlld prodigy and had a slow start establishing his career as an opera composer. 8. Puccini's opera La bohème has a happy ending. 9. A "habanera" is a slow, religious song sung in the mass of the Roman Catholic church. 10. King Ludwig II of Bavaria was a big supporter and patron of the opera composer Richard Wagner. 11. Wagner's set of four operas known as the "Ring" are set in New York and deal with the beginning of World War I.

  • Left Quote Icon

    Student Picture

  • Left Quote Icon

    Student Picture

  • Left Quote Icon

    Student Picture