all ebooks in category: Opera Music (12)

Music, Sexuality and the Enlightenment in Mozart's Figaro, Don Giovanni and Così fan tutte
2012 | ISBN: 0754668894, 1138248401 | English | 350 pages | EPUB | 22 MB

Music, Sexuality and the Enlightenment explains how Mozart's music for Le nozze di Figaro, Don Giovanni and Così fan tutte 'sounds' the intentions of Da …

Sensing Sound: Singing and Listening as Vibrational Practice
2015 | ISBN: 0822360616, 0822360462 | English | 288 pages | PDF | 3 MB

In Sensing Sound Nina Sun Eidsheim offers a vibrational theory of music that radically re-envisions how we think about sound, music, and listening. Eidsheim shows …

The Oxford Handbook of Opera
English | ISBN: 0195335538 | 2014 | 1218 pages | PDF | 8 MB

What IS opera? Contributors to The Oxford Handbook of Opera respond to this deceptively simple question with a rich and compelling exploration of opera's adaption …

Opera and the Political Imaginary in Old Regime France
English | ISBN: 022652275X | 2018 | 272 pages | PDF | 9 MB

From its origins in the 1670s through the French Revolution, serious opera in France was associated with the power of the absolute monarchy, and its …

Performing Operas for Mozart: Impresarios, Singers and Troupes
English | 2012 | ISBN: 1107014298 | PDF | pages: 291 | 3.3 mb

The Italian opera company in Prague managed by Pasquale Bondini and Domenico Guardasoni played a central role in promoting Mozart's operas during the final years …

Grand Opera: The Story of the Met
English | 2014 | ISBN: 0520250338 | 472 pages | PDF | 5,2 MB

The Metropolitan has stood among the grandest of opera companies since its birth in 1883. Tracing the offstage/onstage workings of this famed New York institution, …

Rounding Wagner's Mountain: Richard Strauss and Modern German Opera
English | 2014 | ISBN: 0521456592 | PDF | pages: 358 | 6.6 mb

Richard Strauss' fifteen operas, which span the years 1893 to 1941, make up the largest German operatic legacy since Wagner's operas of the nineteenth century. …

The Inner Voice: The Making of a Singer
English | September 27th, 2005 | ISBN: 0670033510, 0143035940 | 240 pages | EPUB | 0.33 MB

The fascinating personal story of one of the most celebrated talents in today's music scene The star of the Metropolitan Opera's recent revival of Dvorak's …

Cabals and Satires: Mozart's Comic Operas in Vienna
2018 | ISBN: 0190692634 | English | 304 pages | PDF | 8 MB

When Joseph II placed his opera buffa troupe in competition with the re-formed Singspiel, he provoked an intense struggle between supporters of the rival national …

French Music and Jazz in Conversation: From Debussy to Brubeck
English | 2015 | ISBN: 1107037530 | PDF | pages: 322 | 3.9 mb