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The New Grove dictionary of opera

Author: Stanley Sadie
Publisher: London : Macmillan Press Limited, New York : Grove's Dictionaries of Music Inc., 1992. [1992]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"The New Grove Dictionary of Opera, is a comprehensive resource on the study of opera designed for scholars and opera aficionados. Its 11,000 articles, written by more than 1,300 of the world's leading critics and scholars, cover 1,800 operas from the late 16th century Florentine Camerata, through the great 18th and 19th century operas, to contemporary works such as the minimalist theatre pieces of Philip Glass. The  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Dictionaries
Additional Physical Format: Grove music online.
Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press
(DLC) 2002604974
Online version:
New Grove dictionary of opera.
New York : Grove's Dictionaries of Music, 1992
(OCoLC)679981390
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Stanley Sadie
ISBN: 0935859926 9780935859928 0333485521 9780333485521 1561592285 9781561592289 0333734327 9780333734322
OCLC Number: 26809899
Awards: Winner of McColvin Medal 1992.
Description: 4 volumes : illustrations ; 28 cm
Contents: v. 1. A-D --
v. 2. E-Lom --
v. 3. Lon-Rod --
v. 4. Roe-Z ; Appendices.
Responsibility: edited by Stanley Sadie.
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An opera reference covering four volumes, with over 1300 contributions. The 11,000 articles deal with all of the varied aspects of the operatic experience, from the composer, librettist and their  Read more...

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