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Der Freischütz



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Opera is a compelling way to tell stories through song and drama. It is a higher-level musical that needs to be sung by trained voices. Often, the opera is sung through without lines of spoken dialogue.

This course will introduce you to: Der Freischütz.

This opera presents a significant 19th century opera, Der Freischütz by the German composer Carl Maria von Weber. It tells the story of a hunter named Max who needs to win a shooting contest before he can marry the head forester's daughter. However, his jealous rival Caspar tempts him into making a demonic bargain to obtain seven magic bullets from the demon hunter Samiel.


This course is recommended for:

  • Secondary School and Up
  • Adults

This course will take about 50 minutes to complete.

In this course, learners will discover the opera: Der Freischütz.

This online course is open for Pathlight School students to access.

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Offered by: Autism Resource Centre (Singapore)
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