Animated Listening Maps and Access Opera Library
This page provides resources for educators, students and the community to learn about opera and the arts world surrounding this art form. Have fun exploring and learning about opera!
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ACCESS OPERA UNITS
ACCESS OPERA Units are created so anyone can use them to learn about opera or share with students, regardless of the level of your music skills or knowledge of opera.
Austin Opera’s ACCESS OPERA Units include a multi-media PowerPoint with accompanying PDF Lesson materials.
This page is a library of past Austin Opera productions.
ACCESS OPERA: PowerPoints include:
- Animated Listening Maps
- Background Pages (in English and Spanish)
- Notated Themes with audio
- Interactive real-time assessment questions
- Links to Live Performances
ACCESS OPERA: PDF Lesson materials include:
- Story Synopsis
- Background info in English and Spanish
- Wall Posters
- Notated Themes
- Performance Activity Pages
- Audience Etiquette Guide
- Composer Portrait
Access Opera: Carmen PowerPoint
Redemption code: Carmen2017
Access Opera: La bohème PowerPoint
Redemption code: Boheme2019
Access Opera: Rigoletto PowerPoint
Redemption code: Rigoletto19
Access Opera: Silent Night PowerPoint
Redemption code: SilentNight2019
(Note: there is not an Animated Listening Map for Silent Night)
INTRO TO OPERA
Go to the MORE OPERA LEARNING RESOURCES page to find some great introductory activities and information about opera.
To continue your study of a specific opera, click on the ORANGE buttons below. You will find lots of additional materials to extend your learning.