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The Resource A history of opera, Carolyn Abbate and Roger Parker

A history of opera, Carolyn Abbate and Roger Parker

Label
A history of opera
Title
A history of opera
Statement of responsibility
Carolyn Abbate and Roger Parker
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
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Abbate, Carolyn
Dewey number
782.109
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
ML1700
LC item number
.A22 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1951-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Parker, Roger
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Opera
  • Opera
Label
A history of opera, Carolyn Abbate and Roger Parker
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"First published in Great Britain in 2012 by Allen Lane ... under the title A History of Opera: The Last Four Hundred Years"--T.p. verso
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 -- Opéra comique, the crucible -- Old Wagner -- Verdi : older still -- Realism and clamour -- Turning point -- Modern -- Speech -- We are alone in the forest
Control code
2012031546
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xix, 603 p.
Isbn
9780393057218
Lccn
2012031546
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
Label
A history of opera, Carolyn Abbate and Roger Parker
Publication
Note
"First published in Great Britain in 2012 by Allen Lane ... under the title A History of Opera: The Last Four Hundred Years"--T.p. verso
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 -- Opéra comique, the crucible -- Old Wagner -- Verdi : older still -- Realism and clamour -- Turning point -- Modern -- Speech -- We are alone in the forest
Control code
2012031546
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xix, 603 p.
Isbn
9780393057218
Lccn
2012031546
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)

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