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A short history of opera.


2d ed.. New York, Columbia University Press, 1965.
ISBN 9780231024228, 9780231089784, 0231024223, 0231089783

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George Washington
Mt. Vernon campus stacks
ML1700 .G83 1965 Available Request
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Lauinger stacks
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Founders Library stacks
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Subjects Opera.
OpeĢra.
Description xviii, 852 pages music 24 cm
Copyright Date 1965.
Notes Includes bibliographical references (pages [585]-768. "Modern editions of operas or excerpts from operas composed before 1800": pages [769]-786).
Contents Music and drama to the end of the sixteenth century. The lyric theatre of the Greeks -- Medieval dramatic music -- The immediate forerunners of opera -- The seventeenth century. The beginnings -- Monte Verdi's Orfeo -- Other Italian court operas of the early seventeenth century -- Italian opera in the later seventeenth century -- I. In Italy -- Italian opera in the later seventeenth century -- II. In Germany -- Early German opera -- Lully and the opera in France -- English opera -- Eighteenth century. Masters of the early eighteenth century -- The opera seria -- The operas of Gluck -- Eighteenth-century comic opera -- Mozart -- The nineteenth century. The turn of the century -- Grand opera -- Opera comique, operatta, and lyric opera -- Italian opera : Verdi -- The romantic opera in Germany -- Wagner -- The later nineteenth century -- Nationalism and opera -- The twentieth century -- Old bottles and new wine -- Tradition and renewal : the recent past -- Bibliography -- Modern editions of operas or excerpts from operas composed before 1800 -- Sources of examples and translations.
Geographic Area Australia
Network Numbers (OCoLC)233894
(OCoLC)ocm00233894
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat
WorldCat Identities Grout, Donald Jay.
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