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The Resource A history of opera : the last four hundred years, Carolyn Abbate and Roger Parker

A history of opera : the last four hundred years, Carolyn Abbate and Roger Parker

Label
A history of opera : the last four hundred years
Title
A history of opera
Title remainder
the last four hundred years
Statement of responsibility
Carolyn Abbate and Roger Parker
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
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Abbate Carolyn
Dewey number
782.1
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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1951-
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Parker, Roger
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Opera
Label
A history of opera : the last four hundred years, Carolyn Abbate and Roger Parker
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 549-578) and index
Contents
Opera's first centennial -- Opera seria -- Discipline -- Opera buffa and Mozart's line of beauty -- Singing and speaking before 1800 -- The German problem -- Rossini and transition -- The tenor comes of age -- Young Verdi -- Grand opera -- Young Wagner -- Opera comique, the crucible -- Old Wagner -- Verdi : older still -- Realism and clamour -- Turning point -- Modern speech -- We are alone in the forest
Control code
000050161943
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xix, 603 p., [24] p. of plates
Isbn
9780713996333
Other physical details
ill., ports.
Label
A history of opera : the last four hundred years, Carolyn Abbate and Roger Parker
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 549-578) and index
Contents
Opera's first centennial -- Opera seria -- Discipline -- Opera buffa and Mozart's line of beauty -- Singing and speaking before 1800 -- The German problem -- Rossini and transition -- The tenor comes of age -- Young Verdi -- Grand opera -- Young Wagner -- Opera comique, the crucible -- Old Wagner -- Verdi : older still -- Realism and clamour -- Turning point -- Modern speech -- We are alone in the forest
Control code
000050161943
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xix, 603 p., [24] p. of plates
Isbn
9780713996333
Other physical details
ill., ports.

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