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A history of opera / Carolyn Abbate and Roger Parker

By: Contributor(s): Material type: TextTextPublication details: New York : W.W. Norton, 2012Edition: 1st edDescription: xix, 603 s., [24] pl.-s. : ill., musiknoterISBN:
  • 9780393057218
Subject(s): DDC classification:
  • 782.109 23/swe
LOC classification:
  • ML1700 .A22 2012
Other classification:
  • Ijra
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 -- Opéra comique, the crucible -- Old Wagner -- Verdi : older still -- Realism and clamour -- Turning point -- Modern speech -- We are alone in the forest.
Holdings
Item type Home library Call number Status Date due Barcode Item holds
Book Book Biblioteket Teknikringen Ijra 1 Available AUTOBARCODE-4030
Total holds: 0

"First published in Great Britain in 2012 by Allen Lane ..., under the title A history of opera: the last four hundred years"

Includes bibliographical references (p. 549-578) and index.

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 -- Opéra comique, the crucible -- Old Wagner -- Verdi : older still -- Realism and clamour -- Turning point -- Modern speech -- We are alone in the forest.

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