When you think about an opera, a stereotypical efficiency may enter your mind. Nevertheless, there are in fact lots of kinds of operas just as there are lots of types of motion pictures. Comprehending the various kinds of operas will help you select which to go to:
Opera seria. This is a serious opera, full of drama and fantasy.
Grand opera. Grand operas are simply more elegant and consist of ballet. They originated in 19th century Paris.
Opera buffa. Famous operas from this classification are The Barber of Seville and The Marital relationship of Figaro.
Opera semiseria. A combination of seria and buffa, it has a solemn story however happy ending.
Opera cornique. Whereas many operas are sung totally, this French type has spoken lines instead, accompanied by arias (long solos). An example is Carmen.
Opera verismo. The name of this Italian opera from the late 19th century describes realism, indicating the plot focused on everyday characters.