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The Resource The impossible art : adventures in opera, Matthew Aucoin

The impossible art : adventures in opera, Matthew Aucoin

Label
The impossible art : adventures in opera
Title
The impossible art
Title remainder
adventures in opera
Statement of responsibility
Matthew Aucoin
Title variation
Adventures in opera
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"User's guide to opera--Matthew Aucoin, "the most promising operatic talent in a generation" (New York Times Magazine), describes the creation of his groundbreaking new work, Eurydice, and shares his reflections on the past, present, and future of opera"--
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1990-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Aucoin, Matthew
Dewey number
782.1
Illustrations
music
Index
no index present
LC call number
ML1700
LC item number
.A9 2021
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Opera
  • Operas
  • Aucoin, Matthew
  • MUSIC / History & Criticism
Label
The impossible art : adventures in opera, Matthew Aucoin
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A Field Guide to the Impossible -- Primal Loss : Orpheus and Eurydice in Opera -- The Firewood and the Fire : Words, Music, and Stravinsky's The Rake's Progress -- Verdi's Shakespeare Operas : MacBeth, Otello, Falstaff -- Walt Whitman's Impossible Optimism -- Inner Rooms : Two Recent Impossibilities -- Finding Eurydice -- Music as Forgiveness : Mozart's Le Nozze di Figaro
Control code
on1259293962
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xvi, 299 pages
Isbn
9780374175382
Lccn
2021032228
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
music
System control number
(OCoLC)1259293962
Label
The impossible art : adventures in opera, Matthew Aucoin
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A Field Guide to the Impossible -- Primal Loss : Orpheus and Eurydice in Opera -- The Firewood and the Fire : Words, Music, and Stravinsky's The Rake's Progress -- Verdi's Shakespeare Operas : MacBeth, Otello, Falstaff -- Walt Whitman's Impossible Optimism -- Inner Rooms : Two Recent Impossibilities -- Finding Eurydice -- Music as Forgiveness : Mozart's Le Nozze di Figaro
Control code
on1259293962
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xvi, 299 pages
Isbn
9780374175382
Lccn
2021032228
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
music
System control number
(OCoLC)1259293962

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