The Cambridge companion to eighteenth-century opera / edited by Anthony R. DelDonna and Pierpaolo Polzonetti.

Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
Cambridge, UK ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2009.
Description
xxiii, 316 p. : ill., music ; 26 cm.

Details

Subject(s)
Related name
Series
Cambridge companions to music. [More in this series]
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references and index.
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
  • Opera in eighteenth-century England : English opera, masques, ballad operas / Michael Burden
  • Opera in Naples / Anthony R. DelDonna
  • Portugal and Brazil / Manuel Carlos de Brito
  • Opera, genre, and context in Spain and its American colonies / Louise K. Stein and Jóse Máximo Leza.
ISBN
  • 9780521873581 (hbk.)
  • 0521873584 (hbk.)
  • 9780521695381 (pbk.)
  • 0521695384 (pbk.)
LCCN
2009008250
OCLC
311310272
RCP
N - O
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