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This excerpt from Verdi’s Macbeth presents the character of Lady Macbeth as she manipulates her husband and reflects to herself when she is alone with her thoughts. Students will study characters’ moods and attitudes as they are represented by their text and music. Explore the support materials below for additional background, discussion questions, teaching tips, and a student handout.
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