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Author Beard, David, 1971-
Title Harrison Birtwistle's operas and music theatre [electronic resource] / David Beard.
Publication Info. Cambridge, UK ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2012, ©2012.
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 Libraries Electronic Books  ELECTRONIC BOOKS-DDA    AVAIL. ONLINE
Description 1 online resource.
Series Music since 1900.
Note Description based on print version record.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents The roots of Birtwistle's theatrical expression : from pantomime to Down by the Greenwood Side -- Punch and Judy : parody, allusion and the grotesque -- The Mask of Orpheus : 'lyrical formalism', time and narrative -- Yan Tan Tethera : pastoral labyrinths and the scene-agent ratio -- The shadow of opera : dramatic narrative and musical discourse in Gawain -- 'A face like music' : shaping images into sound in The Second Mrs Kong -- Corporeal music : Bow Down, The Io Passion and The Corridor 270 Artaud's 'true' theatre -- The Last Supper and The Minotaur : eyes 'half filled and half deserted'.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Perth, W.A. Available via World Wide Web.
Note Description based on print version record.
Subject Birtwistle, Harrison -- Criticism and interpretation.
Birtwistle, Harrison. Operas.
Added Author Ebooks Corporation
Related To Original 9780521895347 0521895340 (DLC) 2012023152
ISBN 1139779249 (electronic bk.)
9781139779241 (electronic bk.)
9780521895347 (hardback : alk. paper)
0521895340 (hardback : alk. paper)
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