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PMU230: Topics in Vocal Performance

There are a number of great sources at the UTL to help you in your studies. This short, curated list of resources will help you get started on role study research.

Story-Background Research

It is important to conduct research on the plot/narrative of the opera and its source (mythology, history, etc.). This type of research can often provide clues about the social and political context of the opera, and why the opera was written and produced, and for whom.