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Vocal Performance

Diction websites

Diction books

Below are a few classic diction guides.

More diction guides can be found at call number MT883.


Translations of arias, songs, and sacred vocal music may be found in several resources. If you use a translation from any resource -- either for a paper or a performance -- remember to cite it!

Links to the some of the most popular and reliable websites are below.

Translations may also be found in: