Giacomo Meyerbeer : Reputation without Cause? A Composer and his Critics
By: Jackson, Jennifer.Material type: TextSeries: eBooks on Demand.Publisher: Newcastle upon Tyne : Cambridge Scholars Publishing, 2011Description: 1 online resource (314 p.).ISBN: 9781443830720.Subject(s): Composers -- France -- Biography | Meyerbeer, Giacomo, 1791-1864 -- Criticism and interpretation | Meyerbeer, Giacomo, 1791-1864Genre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Giacomo Meyerbeer : Reputation without Cause? A Composer and his CriticsDDC classification: 780.92 LOC classification: ML410.M61 J33 2011Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
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TABLE OF CONTENTS; ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS; NOTES ON THE TEXT; ABBREVIATIONS; INTRODUCTION; CHAPTER ONE; CHAPTER TWO; CHAPTER THREE; CHAPTER FOUR; CHAPTER FIVE; CHAPTER SIX; CHAPTER SEVEN; APPENDIX; CONCLUSIONS; BIBLIOGRAPHY; SELECTIVE INDEX
Giacomo Meyerbeer (1791-1864) was the most successful composer of grand operas in nineteenth-century Paris. whose music continued to be frequently performed worldwide until the twentieth. Today, recent scholars acknowledge his stature but his operas have become stage rarities. There is normally a gap is on shelves in libraries and bookshops between Mendelssohn and Mozart (Messaien and Monteverdi for the better resourced). There is no biography or broad evaluation of Meyerbeer in print in Engl...
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