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The Cambridge companion to eighteenth-century opera / edited by Anthony R. DelDonna and Pierpaolo Polzonetti
Bib ID 4658840
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Description Cambridge, UK ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2009 
xxiii, 316 p. : ill., music ; 26 cm. 
ISBN 9780521873581
0521873584
9780521695381
0521695384
Series

Cambridge companions to music.

Full contents
  • Opera as process / Pierpaolo Polzonetti
  • Aria as drama / James Webster
  • Ensembles and finales / Caryl Clark
  • Metastasio : the dramaturgy of eighteenth-century heroic opera / Francesco Cotticelli and Paologiovanni Maione
  • Roles and acting / Gianni Cicali
  • Ballet / Rebecca Harris-Warrick
  • Orchestra and voice in eighteenth-century Italian opera / John Spitzer
  • To look again (at Don Giovanni) / Alessandra Campana
  • Genre and form in French opera / David Charlton
  • Genre and form in German opera / Estelle Joubert
 
Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 292-307) and index.

Subjects Opera -- 18th century.
Other authors/contributors DelDonna, Anthony  |  Polzonetti, Pierpaolo

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