20% OFF SITEWIDE** with code READ20

Whispers of Vivaldi

As low as $18.99
Published: January 2014
Published: January 2014
Published: January 2014
Published: January 2014
SKU: 9781464202087
SKU: 9781464202100
SKU: 9781464202094

Ships worldwide

View Shipping Details


Venice, 1745, is an age of reckless pleasures, playful artifice, and baroque excess. An accident has reduced Tito Amato's glorious singing voice to a husky croak. But now the male soprano is determined to prove himself as a director. As the Teatro San Marco is losing subscribers to a rival company, the theater's Maestro Torani charges Tito with locating the perfect opera to fill the seats in time for Carnival.

Surprisingly, a second-rate composer provides the very thing—an opera so replete with gorgeous melodies the public speculates it was written by the late Antonio Vivaldi. Even more disconcerting are the rumors swirling around Angeletto, a male soprano imported from Naples to sing the lead. Is the singer truly a castrato or a female soprano engaging in a daring but lucrative masquerade?

Both matters turn dangerous when Maestro Torani is viciously attacked and killed. And Tito is the prime suspect. His own life as well as the future of Teatro San Marco now depend on his skills as a sleuth....

Product Details

  • Size: 5.50 in x 8.50 in
  • Pages: Hardcover - 300, Paperback - 304, Paperback Large Print - 464
No trade reviews are currently available for this product.
Write Your Own Review
You're reviewing:Whispers of Vivaldi
Your Rating
All content and design copyright © Sourcebooks, LLC 2022. All Rights Reserved.