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Opera and sovereignty : transforming myths in eighteenth-century Italy

Author: Martha Feldman
Publisher: Chicago : University of Chicago Press, 2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Performed throughout Europe during the eighteenth century, Italian heroic opera, or opera seria, was the century's most significant and popular musical art form, engaging such figures as Handel,  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Martha Feldman
ISBN: 9780226241128 9780226241135 0226241122 0226241130
OCLC Number: 849080745
Description: xxv, 545 p. ; 26 cm
Responsibility: Martha Feldman.

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"A book of astounding breadth of subject matter, rich source materials, and provocative methodologies." - Geoffrey Burgess, Current Musicology "Opera and Sovereignty is a massive achievement." - Read more...

 
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