Libretti Series
Libretti Example Page
Read what the top singers have to say about the Libretti series
Mary Jane Phillips-Matz' review  in Opera News
Ordering Information



Nico Castel's groundbreaking Operatic Libretti Series is an invaluable reference for professionals, students and opera lovers. Using the Leyerle Three-Line Phonetic Translation System, every word of each opera is translated both literally and into the International Phonetic Alphabet. An understandable translation is included for each phrase, as well. Note that the following is only approximately one third of one page, presented for illustration purposes.
In addition to the Operatic Libretti Series, consider a private coaching session by tape with Nico Castel if:
  • You have an important upcoming performance
  • You need diction help with your part and
  • You can't come to New York to receive in person coaching from Nico,

For $100 per hour, you'll receive the best diction coaching available, tailored to your part and your unique needs. Contact Nico Castel directly for details and availability.