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Bel canto : a performer's guide

Author: Robert Toft
Publisher: New York : Oxford University Press, ©2013.
Edition/Format:   Book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In Bel Canto, the first ever guide to the bel canto style, author Robert Toft provides singers with the tools they need to bring scores to life in an historically informed manner.

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Robert Toft
ISBN: 9780199832316 0199832315 9780199832323 0199832323
OCLC Number: 769871259
Description: viii, 263 pages : illustrations, music ; 26 cm
Contents: Part one: the principles of Bel canto --
Introduction --
Phrasing --
Altering rhythm and tempo --
Tonal contrast, register, and vibrato --
Ornamentation --
Dramatic action --
Part two: Bel canto in practice --
Handel, "Armida dispietata/Lascia ch'io pianga" (Rinaldo, 1711/1731) --
Handel, "O worse than death indeed/angels ever bright and fair" (Theodora, 1750) --
Gluck, " Sposa Euridice/che faro senza Euridice" (Orfeo ed Euridice, 1762) --
Sarti, "Lungi dal caro bene" (Giulio Sabino, 1781) --
Mozart, "Voi che sapete" (le nozze di Figaro, 1786) --
Mozart (arr. Bishop), " Love! Ever leave me" (the marriage of Figaro, 1819).
Responsibility: Robert Toft.
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