• Webinar

    This LIVE webinar will include the lecture and a combination of annotated score examples and audio examples to illustrate concepts and ideas discussed in the lecture and score.

  • Annotated Vocal Score Examples

    Digital copies of the annotated excerpts discussed in class are included, giving you the opportunity to think critically and engage deeply with the concepts under study.


Dr. Naomi Perley


Dr. Naomi Perley holds a PhD in Musicology from the CUNY Graduate Center. Her research focuses on the Wagnerian legacy in fin-de-siècle France, and particularly on the impact it had on French chamber music during this period. She has presented her research at the annual meetings of the American Musicological Society and at international conferences. Naomi sings professionally with Polyhymnia, a choir devoted to singing Renaissance sacred music. She works full-time at Répertoire International de Littérature Musicale (RILM) as Subscriptions Manager and Product Development Coordinator for the Index to Printed Music.

Course curriculum

  • 1

    Score Reading: Verdi's Rigoletto

    • About this Class

    • Live Webinar: Verdi's Rigoletto

    • Annotated Score Excerpts: Rigoletto

    • Rigoletto Plot Synopsis