skip to content
Rossini in restoration Paris : the sound of modern life Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Rossini in restoration Paris : the sound of modern life

Author: Benjamin Walton
Publisher: Cambridge, UK ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2007.
Series: Cambridge studies in opera.
Edition/Format:   Book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
Benjamin Walton presents a study of the hugely successful operas of Gioacchino Rossini in 1820s Paris.
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy online

Links to this item

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Named Person: Gioacchino Rossini; Gioacchino Rossini; Gioachino Rossini; Gioacchino Rossini
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Benjamin Walton
ISBN: 9780521870603 0521870607
OCLC Number: 165082722
Description: xv, 349 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Contents: Introduction: music in the present tense --
1824. Deciphering hyperbole: Stendhal's Vie de Rossini --
1825. 'Quelque peu théâtral': the operatic coronation of Charles X --
1826. 'Les Grecs sont français': musical philhellenism in Paris --
1827. Dying for music: Rossini and Moïse --
1828. The discovery of the 'twin styles' --
1829. Looking for the revolution in Guillaume Tell --
1830. Beyond the Rossinian moment.
Series Title: Cambridge studies in opera.
Responsibility: Benjamin Walton.
More information:

Abstract:

A study of the hugely successful operas of Gioachino Rossini in 1820s Paris.  Read more...

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

Review of the hardback: 'Rossini in Restoration Paris is an excellent essay in historical and stylistic defamiliarzation, with contemporary evidence, solid musical analysis, insightful observations Read more...

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/165082722>
library:oclcnum"165082722"
library:placeOfPublication
library:placeOfPublication
library:placeOfPublication
owl:sameAs<info:oclcnum/165082722>
rdf:typeschema:Book
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
<http://viaf.org/viaf/34644407>
rdf:typeschema:Person
schema:birthDate"(1792"
schema:birthDate"1792"
schema:deathDate"1868)"
schema:deathDate"1868"
schema:familyName"Rossini"
schema:givenName"Gioacchino"
schema:name"Rossini, Gioacchino (1792-1868)"
schema:name"Rossini, Gioacchino, 1792-1868"
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:creator
schema:datePublished"2007"
schema:description"Introduction: music in the present tense -- 1824. Deciphering hyperbole: Stendhal's Vie de Rossini -- 1825. 'Quelque peu théâtral': the operatic coronation of Charles X -- 1826. 'Les Grecs sont français': musical philhellenism in Paris -- 1827. Dying for music: Rossini and Moïse -- 1828. The discovery of the 'twin styles' -- 1829. Looking for the revolution in Guillaume Tell -- 1830. Beyond the Rossinian moment."@en
schema:description"Benjamin Walton presents a study of the hugely successful operas of Gioacchino Rossini in 1820s Paris."@en
schema:exampleOfWork<http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/473555536>
schema:genre"Criticism, interpretation, etc."@en
schema:inLanguage"en"
schema:name"Rossini in restoration Paris : the sound of modern life"@en
schema:numberOfPages"349"
schema:publisher
schema:url
schema:workExample
umbel:isLike<http://bnb.data.bl.uk/id/resource/GBA775096>

Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.