Joan Sutherland - A Tribute

By: Oxenbould, Moffatt

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Unread, minimal shelf wear. Trade paperback with DJ. Heavily illus. in color and black & white. Dame Joan Alston Sutherland was an Australian dramatic coloratura soprano noted for her contribution to the renaissance of the bel canto repertoire from the late 1950s through to the late 1980s. Joan Sutherland - A Tribute traces almost 40 years of performing by one of 20th century's greatest divas. The book was published to commemorate Dame Joan Sutherland's farewell performances and retirement from the opera stage. Major roles and most memorable performances are highlighted through a wealth of fascinating memorabilia, costume sketches, and photographs from the Sutherland/Bonynge collection, most never before published. Personal introductions by Richard Bonynge (conductor, pianist and Joan's husband) and the Earl of Harewood, plus a thorough list of performances and a painstaking description of La Stupenda's career repertoire are the final touches that make this book a treasure for every opera lover.; 128 pages

Title: Joan Sutherland - A Tribute

Author Name: Oxenbould, Moffatt

Categories: Opera, Opera, Entertainment & Performing Arts,

Publisher: Westgate, NSW. Australia, Honeysett Publications/Art Gallery of New South Wales: 1989

ISBN: 0959222960

ISBN 13: 9780959222968

Binding: Paperback

Book Condition: New in New dust jacket

Size: 8 1/4" x 11 3/4"

Seller ID: 4918

Keywords: La Stupenda OPERA major roles performances Coloratura soprano bel canto Richard Bonynge Costumes,