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A Book of Operas

by Henry Krehbiel

  • 148 Want to read
  • 34 Currently reading

Published by ReadHowYouWant.com .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Music,
  • Genres & Styles - Opera,
  • Music / History & Criticism,
  • Music / Opera,
  • Music/Songbooks

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages476
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8501443M
    ISBN 101425018262
    ISBN 109781425018269
    OCLC/WorldCa126906287

    “The Grove Book of Operas, Second Edition, should be on every opera-lover's short list of indispensable reference books. Highly recommended. ” - Gary Hoffman, Opera Today. First published in to great critical and popular acclaim, the Grove Book of Operas, is a collection of synopses and descriptions of over operas. Each succinct yet insightful entry is written by a leading. A bold, engaging exploration of opera’s fundamental nature and enduring appeal, from the sixteenth century to the present. A History of Opera, the first new, full-length, single-volume history of opera for more than a generation, provokes in-depth discussions of many works by the greatest opera composers, from Monteverdi, Handel, and Mozart to Verdi and Wagner, to Strauss, Puccini, Berg, and 5/5(1).

    Get this from a library! The Barnes book of the opera.. [Gladys Davidson] -- Includes about stories of many of the best known operas, as well as many of the less familiar.   A Book of Operas: Their Histories, Their Plots, and Their Music Contents Il barbiere de Siviglia -- Le nozze di Figaro -- Die Zauberflöte -- Don Giovanni -- Fidelio -- Faust -- Mefistofele -- La damnation de Faust -- La traviata -- Aïda -- Der Freischütz -- Tannhäuser -- Tristan und Isolde -- Parsifal -- Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg.

      The Phantom Of The Opera is a theatrical nightmare of a book. And that’s a compliment. It’s a fantastic and thrilling journey into the gothic that reveals the dark side of romance and music. Not only is the novel an aesthetic treat, with vast visuals and delightful dreams, but it has a deeper meaning. operas, opera, book, wagner, faust, music, und, von, scene, digitized byvrrooqlc, brought forward, italian opera, holy grail, german opera, wolfram von, public domain, hans sachs, years ago, three years Publisher Garden City Publishing Co., Collection americana Digitizing sponsor Google Book from the collections of unknown library Language.


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A Book of Operas by Henry Krehbiel Download PDF EPUB FB2

I bought this book as a primer before taking my 6-year-old to "The Barber of Seville" - the first opera for both of us. The text is not the typical children's book made of large print and miniature paragraphs; rather, it reads at perhaps a middle-school level, telling the story of several operas/5(21).

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Henry Cited by: 1. First published in to great critical and popular acclaim, the Grove Book of Operas, is a collection of synopses and descriptions of over succinct yet insightful entry is written by a leading authority on the opera and includes a full synopsis of the plot, a cast list, A Book of Operas book note on the singers in the original production, and information on the origins of the work and its /5(27).

As a reference, however, this book falls way short of the mark. In Kindle format, at least, it is almost impossible to go from the table of contents which is in paragraph form directly to a specific opera.

Furthermore, I bought this book prior to attending a performance of La Traviata, and found that there was actually no prot summary given/5(4). A Book of Operas: Their Histories, Their Plots and Their Music Encore star series The star series: Author: Henry Edward Krehbiel: Publisher: Garden City Publishing Company, Original from: the University of Michigan: Digitized: Oct 4, Length: pages:.

A Book of Operas Their Histories, Their Plots, and Their Music was written by Henry Krehbiel. The book begins at the beginning of opera in the United States "The history of what is popularly called Italian opera begins in the United States with a performance of Rossini's lyrical comedy "Il Barbiere di Siviglia"; it may, therefore, fittingly take the first place in these op/5.

The opera was given twenty-three times in a season of seventy-nine nights, and the receipts ranged from $ on the opening night and $ on the closing, down to $ on the twenty-ninth night. But neither Phillipps nor Garcia was the first to present an operatic version of Beaumarchais's comedy to the American people.

Book of Operas by Krehbiel Henry Edward Krehbiel. Author Krehbiel Henry Edward Krehbiel. Title Book of Operas. Format Hardcover.

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Price New from Used from Kindle "Please retry" $ — — Hardcover "Please retry" $ $ $ Hardcover, January Author: Krehbiel. The Complete Opera Book is a guide to operas by American music critic and author Gustav Kobbé first published (posthumously) in the United States in and the United Kingdom in A revised edition from by the Earl of Harewood is known as Kobbé's Complete Opera revision, edited by Harewood and Antony Peattie, is titled The New Kobbé's Opera Book.

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Here's a nice old book of original antique French sheet music -- melodies and operas. Beautiful marbled binding, ribbed leather spine, shows some spine wear, please see photos. Book Seller Rating: % positive. First published in to great critical and popular acclaim, the Grove Book of Operas, is a collection of synopses and descriptions of over succinct yet insightful entry is written by a leading authority on the opera and includes a full synopsis of the plot, a cast list, a note on the singers in the original production, and information on the origins of/5.

Read "A Book of Operas: Their Histories, Their Plots, and Their Music" by Henry Edward Krehbiel available from Rakuten Kobo. "The history of what is popularly called Italian opera begins in the United States with a performance of Rossini's lyric Brand: Seltzer Books.

The Victor Book of the Opera: Stories of Seventy Grand Operas with Three Hundred Illustrations & Descriptions of Seven Hundred Victor Opera Records Published by Camden, New Jersey, U.S.A.: Victor Talking Machine Co ().

Publish your book with B&N. Learn More. The B&N Mastercard® 5% Back on All B&N Purchases. Learn More. Download the Free NOOK App. Millions of eBooks to Read Instantly. Learn More. Become a B&N Member. Members Save Every Day. Learn More.The Victrola (or Victor) Book of the Opera was an ingenious strategy to promote sales of Victor label discs of opera excerpts.

For 75 cents, record buyers could learn the plots and production histories of the most popular operas of the day, enjoy illustrations of favorite singers in costumes, and most importantly, have in hand a list of Victor records, with catalog numbers, of excerpts from.The edition of the Victrola Book of the Opera describes more than operas, and is reproduced here as an interactive digital facsimile.

It includes plot synopses and lists of recordings the Victor Talking Machine Company offered in In addition to reading the original text, you can.