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Books Books 1 - 8 of about 8 citing Opera in History: From Monteverdi to Cage. 

The Composer As Intellectual : Music and Ideology in France, 1914-1940 ...

Jane F. Fulcher Professor of Musicology Indiana University - History - 2005 - 488 pages
In The Composer as Intellectual, musicologist Jane Fulcher reveals the extent to which leading French composers between the World Wars were not only aware of but also engaged ...
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A Pagan Spoiled: Sex and Character in Wagner's Parsifal

Anthony Winterbourne - Music - 2003 - 142 pages
"A Pagan Spoiled is a philosophical reading of Wagner's last music-drama. The book argues that the dramatic focus is the character of Kundry, rather than Parsifal himself. This ...
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A Short History of Opera

Donald Jay Grout, Hermine Weigel Williams - Music - 2003 - 1030 pages
Taking as its starting point the long-standing characterization of Milton as a "Hebraic" writer, Milton and the Rabbis probes the limits of the relationship between the ...
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Edward Said at the Limits

Mustapha Marrouchi - Biography & Autobiography - 2004 - 340 pages
Shows the full breadth and scope of Edward Said's work and of his role as a public intellectual.
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Opera's First Master: The Musical Dramas of Claudio Monteverdi, Volume 1

Mark Ringer - Music - 2006 - 344 pages
"Includes full-length Harmonia Mundi CD"--Cover, p. 1.
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The Musical as Drama: A Study of the Principles and Conventions Behind ...

Scott McMillin - Music - 2006 - 230 pages
Derived from the colorful traditions of vaudeville, burlesque, revue, and operetta, the musical has blossomed into America's most popular form of theater. Scott McMillin has ...
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The reception of Sir Walter Scott in Europe

Murray Pittock - Literary Criticism - 2006 - 396 pages
Collection of essays examining the reception, influence and impact of Sir Walter Scott in Europe
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The reception of Sir Walter Scott in Europe

Murray Pittock - Literary Criticism - 2006 - 396 pages
Collection of essays examining the reception, influence and impact of Sir Walter Scott in Europe
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