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Uniform Title Non senza pazzia. English
Title Not without madness [electronic resource] : perspectives on opera / Fabrizio Della Seta ; translated by Mark Weir.
Publication Info. Chicago : University of Chicago Press, 2013.

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Originally published in Italian as: "...Non senza pazzia" : prospettive sul teatro musicale. Rome : Carocci editore, 2008.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Theory and analysis. Emotion and action : on the theory of Italian opera ; Ernani : the "Carlo Quinto" act ; "O cieli azzurri" : exoticism and dramatic discourse in Aida ; What "happens" in the act 2 finale of Le nozze di Figaro? ; The death of King Duncan : from Shakespeare to Verdi, via the French Revolution ; "D'amor sull'ali rosee" : analyzing melody and the creative process -- History and criticism. Some difficulties in the historiography of Italian opera ; Verdi : the Italian tradition and the European experience ; Meyerbeer in nineteenth-century Italian criticism and the idea of "musical drama" ; Alberto Mazzucato and the beginnings of Italian Verdi criticism ; Parola scenica in Verdi and his critics ; Gabriele Baldini on Verdi : a theory of opera.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Perth, W.A. Available via World Wide Web.
Note Description based on print version record.
Subject Opera -- Italy.
Verdi, Giuseppe, 1813-1901 -- Criticism and interpretation.
Added Author Weir, Mark, translator.
Ebooks Corporation
Related To Original 9780226749143 0226749142 (DLC) 2012004826
ISBN 0226749169 (electronic bk.)
9780226749167 (electronic bk.)
9780226749143 (cloth : alkaline paper)
0226749142 (cloth : alkaline paper)
OCLC # EBC1039043
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