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Author Schmidgall, Gary, 1945-

Title Literature as opera / Gary Schmidgall.

Imprint New York : Oxford University Press, 1977.


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 GDL Brand Library Storage    782.09 S    Available
Description xi, 431 p. ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents An opening perspective.--George Frideric Handel: Orlando, Ariodante, Alcina.--Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Le nozze di Figaro.--Gaetano Donizetti: Maria Stuarda and Lucia di Lammermoor.--Hector Berlioz: Benvenuto Cellini.--Giuseppe Verdi: Macbeth.--Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky: Eugene Onegin.--Richard Strauss: Salome.--Alban Berg: Wozzeck.--Benjamin Britten: Death in Venice.--Afterword: The crisis of modern opera.--Literature as opera, a symposium.
Subject Opera -- Dramaturgy.
Music and literature.
ISBN 0195022130 : $15.95

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