Opera For The People

Author: Katherine K. Preston
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199371652
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Drawing from an impressive range of primary sources, including contemporaneous music and theater periodicals, playbills, memoirs, librettos, scores, and reviews and commentary on the performances in digitized newspapers, Preston tells the ...

Opera For The People

Author: Herbert Graf
ISBN: 9780816659852
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Everyone who enjoys opera will enjoy this book, and many who think they don't like opera will be delighted to discover how they can enjoy it.

Melodramatic Voices Understanding Music Drama

Author: Professor Sarah Hibberd
Publisher: Ashgate Publishing, Ltd.
ISBN: 1409494764
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Chapter 9 Opera for the People: Melodrama in Hugo Herrmann's Vasantasena (
1930)' Nanette Nielsen Relationships between melodrama and modernity are
complex and many. As a 'fundamentally modem cultural expression',2
melodrama has been described as 'the form both to register change and to
process change, in particular mediating relations between a lost but problematic
past and the present' .3 This particular view includes the recognition of '
melodrama's key role in ...

The Rise Of Romantic Opera

Author: Edward J. Dent
Publisher: CUP Archive
ISBN: 9780521296595
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Germany's affection for it is an irrational one, based mainly on associations of
childhood; every child who learned the pianoforte was taught to play the simpler
tunes from it, and it was always regarded as the appropriate opera to which
children could be taken for their first visit to the theatre. It is an opera 'for the
people', and for the German people; and for this reason a non-German musician
has, so to speak, to become spiritually 145 WEBER AND HIS

Singer S Library Of Arias

Author: Patrick M. Liebergen
Publisher: Alfred Music Publishing
ISBN: 9780739051429
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After additional international travel, he eventually settled in England to become a
leading musical figure as a composer of operas and oratorios, although he wrote
a number of beloved instrumental pieces, such as Water Music, and ceremonial
church music. Handel became tremendously successful in England from the very
beginning of his musical endeavors there. Rinaldo, his first opera for the people
of London, was hailed as a great success, and subsequent works when he was a

Opera For Everybody

Author: Susie Gilbert
Publisher: Faber & Faber
ISBN: 057126865X
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The story of the Sadler's Wells and English National Opera companies began
with an enterprise intended to make life better for the poor and destitute of
Victorian London. The founding mothers were two extraordinary and indomitable
women. Their every waking moment was spent in working towards a better future
for the people they saw as their family, friends and community – the working class
of Lambeth and the artists and volunteers who were to provide them with
entertainment ...

The People S Instrument

Author: Robert J. Blakely
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Peter Adler, who has done more directing of opera for television in the United
States than any other person, has commented: "The best hope for the
development of a new audience for opera among young people is to develop a
species of anti-opera. To reach young people with opera, we not only have to rid
opera of its gaudy trappings, which the kids merely laugh at, but we also have to
help in the creation of new works that speak directly to them." 13. In October 1970
the National ...

Chambers S Papers For The People

Author: Chambers W. and R., ltd
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... at the Opera ; for the metropolis* of terror had been suddenly changed into one
of exaggerated gaiety : conversing with Junot, who clung to him in his adversity
with an almost infatuated fidelity and resorted to gaming-houses with the view of
increasing their slender stores of subsistence ; frequenting coffee-houses,
theatres, and other places of amusement when Junot had been successful in his
throws of the dice-box or his calculations at Rouge et Noir • strolling in deserted
avenues ...

Catalog Of Copyright Entries Third Series

Publisher: Copyright Office, Library of Congress
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Opera for the people. Hathaway, S. R. Minnesota multiphasic personality
inventory. Hurley, H. A., Sister. On good ground. Minnesota. University. Division
of Library Instruction. Use of books and libraries. Wyatt, L. R. Intergovernmental
relations in public health. MINNESOTA HISTORICAL SOCIETY. Longyear, E. J.
Mesabi pioneer. MINSTER, MAUD. Book ability. MIRRIELEES, DORIS IRENE.
Teacher rests her case. MISEY, EDWARD GABRIEL. Management planning in
the national ...

Supreme Court The People New York

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He told me $1000 monthly and one benefit. That is now surely too much, but he is
the tenor which I could use for the next season,'and therefore I ask you to play the
smart agent with him, and to tell him that you know that Felicita Vestvali, in the
month of November is going to arrange a good opera for six months again, and if
he desires you would recommend him to me, and in that way probably we could
have him for $700, and one benefit and eight months' engagement for America.