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The Verdi companion / edited by William Weaver and Martin Chusid.

; Chusid, Martin
1st ed.. New York : W.W. Norton, [1979] .
ISBN 0393012158

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Other Authors Chusid, Martin.
Weaver, William, 1923-2013.
Subjects Verdi, Giuseppe, 1813-1901
Verdi, Giuseppe, 1813-1901.
Verdi, Giuseppe.
Description xvi, 366 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Copyright Date [1979]
Notes Includes bibliographical references (pages 239-254) and indexes.
Summary Examines Verdi's life and works from different points of view and includes a documented chronology of his life.
Contents The naiveté of Verdi / Isaiah Berlin -- Verdi and the Risorgimento / George Martin -- Verdi in Milan / Giampiero Tintori -- Verdi and the contemporary Italian operatic scene / Julian Budden -- Verdi and the business of writing operas / Bruno Cagli -- Verdi and his librettists / William Weaver -- Aspects of Verdi's dramaturgy / William Weaver -- Verdi's own words: his thoughts on performance, with special reference to Don Carlos, Otello, and Falstaff / Martin Chusid -- Words and music in Italian nineteenth-century opera / Luigi Dallapiccola -- On Verdi's vocal writing / Rodolfo Celletti -- A select bibliography / Andrew Porter -- Chronological timetable of Verdi's life and works / Elvidio Surian -- Appendix A: Dramatis personae: People associated with Verdi during his lifetime -- Appendix B: A list of Verdi's major works by date of first performance.
Network Numbers (OCoLC)5029760
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