Grammar and Translation for Italian Libretto
ISBN10: 1885064020 ISBN13: 9781885064028 Publisher: Scb Distributors Published: May 1 1996 Weight: 1.10lbs. Height: 9.50" Width: 6.00" Depth: 1.00" Language: English
Finally - a complete Italian grammar course that addresses the specific needs of singers translating opera librettos, with their archaic forms and poetic syntax! In Grammar and Translation for the Italian Libretto, Professor Berrong guides you through examples from numerous librettos as you build your expertise. Each chapter includes a short vocabulary list and translation exercises to self-test. You will be empowered to speak and understand Italian more masterfully and to translate Italian opera without having to depend on others to do it for you!