12 favorite opera themes in easy jazzy/pop arrangements, with written out simple improvisations and chord symbols for further improvisation. The book includes the instrumental line only, with chords. Piano accompaniments are available as PDF files on theCD. Includes notes about each aria. Contents: MOZART Non pi— andrei (from Marriage of Figaro); La ci darem (from Marriage of Figaro); GOUNOD Soldiers' Chorus (from Faust); BIZET Toreador Song (from Carmen); PUCCINI One fine day (from Madame Butterfly); O mio babbino caro (from Gianni Schicchi); Nessun dorma (from Turandot); VERDI La donna e mobile (Rigoletto); Drinking Song (from La Traviata); Grand March (from Aida); ROSSINI Overture (from Barber of Seville); William Tell Overture.