Short Guides to a Great Opera

Written by Michael Steen, author of the acclaimed The Lives and Times of the Great Composers, ‘Short Guides to Great Operas’ are concise, entertaining and easy to read books about opera. Each is an opera guide packed with useful information and informed opinion, helping to make you a truly knowledgeable opera-goer, and so maximising your enjoyment of a great musical experience.

At only 99p each and available from all popular ebook retailers and ereaders, they are the perfect accompaniment to a night with an opera – whether that’s an home or at the opera house.

The first titles to be published are Rossini’s La Cenerentola and Puccini’s Madama Butterfly – click on the covers below to read more – click here to read about about more titles, and read a free extract here.

Mozart's The Marriage of Figaro - A Short Guide to a Great OperaBritten's Peter Grimes - A Short Guide to a Great OperaPuccini's Madama Butterfly - A Short Guide to a Great OperaOpera_Guide_back (4)