The page uses Browser Access Keys to help with keyboard navigation. Click to learn moreSkip to Navigation

Different browsers use different keystrokes to activate accesskey shortcuts. Please reference the following list to use access keys on your system.

Alt and the accesskey, for Internet Explorer on Windows
Shift and Alt and the accesskey, for Firefox on Windows
Shift and Esc and the accesskey, for Windows or Mac
Ctrl and the accesskey, for the following browsers on a Mac: Internet Explorer 5.2, Safari 1.2, Firefox, Mozilla, Netscape 6+.

We use the following access keys on our gateway

n Skip to Navigation
k Accesskeys description
h Help
    Vassar College
  Dec 11, 2017
Catalogue 2017-2018
[Add to Portfolio]

MUSI 280 - Love, Honor, and Divided Allegiances: A Literary and Musical Study of Three Famous 19th-Century Operas

Semester Offered: Fall
0.5 unit(s)
This six-week course gives us the opportunity to listen to and study three 19th-century operas that deal with the problem of love, honor, and divided allegiances between the individual and the nation, or the individual and society.  The three operas we study will be: Carmen (Bizet, in French), Aida (Verdi, in Italian), and Eugene Onegin (Tchaikovsky, in Russian).  We study all the librettos in English translation. Michael Pisani.

Recommended: one course in Music or Drama.

Second six-week course.

Two 75-minute periods.

[Add to Portfolio]