Analyzing Opera : Verdi and Wagner. 1st pr in dj

ABBATE, Carolyn, and Roger PARKER (eds.). Analyzing Opera : Verdi and Wagner. Berkeley, Los Angeles, London : University of California Press, (1989). First Printing. Pp (6),vii-ix,(1),1-304,(4). Illustrated. Index. Large 8vo,maroon cloth, gilt lettering to spine. Contents : Introduction: On Analyzi ng Opera (by Carolyn Abbate and Roger Parker). Part I - Sources and Interpretations. 1. The Composition of Ernani (by Philip Gossett). 2. Through the Looking Glass: Some Remarks on the First Complete Draft of Lohengrin (by John Deathridge). 3. Opera as Symphony, a Wagnerian Myth (by Carolyn Abbate).4. Verdi's Composition of Otello: The Act II Quartet (by James A. Hepokosk i). Part 2 - Motive and Harmony. 5. Verdi's Groundswells: Surveying an Operatic Convention (by Joseph Kerman and Thomas S. Grey). 6. Isolde's Narrative: FromHauptmotiv to Tonal Model (by Matthew Brown). 7. Ritornello Ritomato: A Variety of Wagnerian Refrain Form (by Anthony Newcomb). 8. Motives and Recurring Themes in Aida (by Roger Parker). Part 3 - Tonality and Structure. 9. The Tonality of Rigoletto (by Martin Chusid). 10. Tonal Systems mAida,Act III (by David Lawton). 11. Schenker and the Norns (by Patrick McCreles s). Very good in dustjacket. 50.00

Title: Analyzing Opera : Verdi and Wagner. 1st pr in dj

Author Name: ABBATE, Carolyn, and Roger PARKER (eds.) PARKER, Roger VERDI, Giuseppe WAGNER, Richard

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Publisher: University of California Press, Berkeley, Los Angeles, London, 1989, ISBN:0520061578:

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