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!
Paperback: 329 pages Publisher: Excalibur Books; Paper edition edition (May 1, 1996) Language: English, Italian ISBN-10: 1885064020 ISBN-13: 978-1885064028 Shipping Weight: 1.1 pounds