A survey of opera covering baroque, pre-classical, classical, 19th century and 20th century. It includes an introductory essay on the nature and social place of opera and is organized by century examining national developments within the chronological framework. Discussion of stage design and production is included, offering the student, researcher or enthusiast an opportunity to see the development of design, stage movement and gesture in the context of the development of opera itself. The book contains many illustrations, engravings, prints and photographs. Stanley Sadie is Editor of The New Grove Dictionary of Music and Musicians.
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Descripción Grove Publications, 1989. Hardcover. Estado de conservación: New. book. Nº de ref. de la librería 0333417305
Descripción Grove Publications, 1989. Hardcover. Estado de conservación: New. book. Nº de ref. de la librería 333417305