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Monstrous opera : Rameau and the tragic tradition

Author: Charles William Dill
Publisher: Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press, ©1998.
Series: Princeton studies in opera.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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One of the foremost composers of the French Baroque operatic tradition, Rameau is often cited for his struggle to steer lyric tragedy away from its strict Lullian form, inspired by spoken tragedy, and toward a more expressive musical style. In this fresh exploration of Rameau's compositional aesthetic, Charles Dill depicts a much more complicated figure: one obsessed with tradition, music theory, his own creative  Read more...
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Named Person: Jean-Philippe Rameau; Jean Philippe Rameau; Jean-Philippe Rameau
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Charles William Dill
ISBN: 0691044430 9780691044439
OCLC Number: 37437552
Description: xx, 197 pages : music ; 25 cm.
Contents: Monstrous opera --
Different tragedies --
Rameau's twins --
Rameau mise-en-scene --
In the mirror.
Series Title: Princeton studies in opera.
Responsibility: Charles Dill.
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