Opera Resource Library

Hundreds of Resources
To Borrow

Library Catalogue

 

2019/20 Season Resources

Suggested Reading

Falling Up: The Days and Nights of Carlisle Floyd by Thomas Holliday
Bizet by Winton Dean
Georges Bizet: His Life and Work by Winton Dean
Ticket to the Opera by Phil G. Goulding

CDs

Carlisle Floyd: Susannah Featuring Cheryl Studer, Samuel Ramey, and Jerry Hadley, with the Orchestra of L’Opera de Lyon
Carmen 
Featuring Agnes Balsta, José Carreras, José van Dam, and Katia Ricciarelli with the Berlin Philharmonic and the choir of the Paris Opera
Great Opera Recordings – Bizet: Carmen Featuring Solange Michel, Raoul Jobin, Martha Angelici, and Michel Dens with the Chorus and Orchestra of the Opéra-Comique, Paris.

Films

[DVD] Carlisle Floyd’s SusannahSt. Petersburg Opera Orchestra & Chorus, 2014.
[DVD] Carmen Featuring Agnes Balsta, José Carreras, Leona Mitchell, and Samuel Ramey with The Metropolitan Opera Chorus and Orchestra
[DVD] Carmen Featuring Maria Ewing, Barry McCauley, Marie McLaughlin, and David Holloway with the Glyndebourne Festival Opera and the London Philharmonic
[DVD] Carmen Featuring Anna Caterina Antonacci, Jonas Kaufmann, Ildebrando D’Arcangelo, and Norah Amsellem with the Royal Opera Chorus and the Orchestra of the Royal Opera House
[VHS] CarmenFeaturing Agnes Balsta, José Carreras, Leona Mitchell, and Samuel Ramey with The Metropolitan Opera Chorus and Orchestra

 


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Did you know…

Manitoba Opera has an opera resource library!

Borrow any item free of charge for a two-week period! Our collection includes over 200 books on opera, composers, performers, music, librettos, as well as opera CDs, DVDs, and vinyl records.

 

For More Information

Scott Miller
Education & Outreach Coordinator
204-942-7470
smiller@mbopera.ca

 

Hours & Location:

Monday – Friday  |  9:30am – 4:30pm
Lower Level of the Centennial Concert Hall