What the fach?! : the definitive guide for opera singers auditioning and working in Germany, Austria and Switzerland / Philip Shepard
- Shepard, Philip, 1972-
- Kansas City, Mo. : What The Fach?! Press, 
- Copyright Date:
- 2nd ed., 2010 ed.
- Physical Description:
- 250 pages ; 23 cm
- How good are your goods? -- It's all in the preparation -- Me write agents and theaters real good with real neat publicity materials in German -- I'm gonna need a sugar daddy -- Planes, trains, and automobiles (and buses and bicycles and S-Bahns) -- Your trip over and arrival to the mother continent -- Agents and theaters: they love you, they hate you, they love you... -- You're hired (you like me, you really like me!) -- Taxes and Kindergeld (Money for the kids) -- Pot luck dinner -- Interviews : you think I'm full of crap? Then read what my colleagues have to say -- NYIOPS: never heard of them? Where have you been? -- All in the family : life in an ensemble -- Phrase book and dictionary -- Web sites and documents -- Resources.
- Written by a full-time opera singer presently working in Europe, this best-selling guide is back for its 2nd Edition. This 'must have' resource will give you a first hand look into life as an English-speaking opera professional in the German theater system and covers virtually everything you can think of and everything you never thought to think of, but still need to know. --
There are countless English-speaking opera professionals already working in the German-speaking world, and with WHAT THE FACH?1, you can have the knowledge they already possess in hand. --Book Jacket.
- "Vis mäni mehr informations to make wery gut experiences."
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