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The operas of Giacomo Meyerbeer

Author: Robert Ignatius Letellier
Publisher: Madison [N.J.] : Fairleigh Dickinson University Press, ©2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Many opera lovers today have never heard of Meyerbeer. His life and work have been largely forgotten. There is little knowledge about his operas, let alone a perception of his operatic oeuvre as an integral artistic sequence. This book endeavors to redress some of this ignorance. It offers a presentation and reading of his stage works, the complete Meyerbeer operas, considered chronologically in terms of the
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Letellier, Robert Ignatius.
Operas of Giacomo Meyerbeer.
Madison [N.J.] : Fairleigh Dickinson University Press, ©2006
(OCoLC)639554933
Named Person: Giacomo Meyerbeer; Giacomo Meyerbeer; Giacomo Meyerbeer; Giacomo Meyerbeer
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Robert Ignatius Letellier
ISBN: 0838640931 9780838640937
OCLC Number: 61757974
Description: 363 pages : illustrations, music ; 25 cm
Contents: Jephthas Gelübde --
Wirt und gast, order aus Scherz Ernst --
Das Brandenburger tor --
Romild e Costanza --
Semiramide (Semiramide Riconnsciuta) --
Emma Di Resburgo --
Margherita D'anjou --
L'esule di granata --
Il Crociato in Egitto --
Robert le Diable --
Les Huguenots --
Ein Feldlager in Schlesien --
Vielka --
Le Prophète --
L'étoile du nord --
Le Pardon de Ploërmel (Dinorah) --
L'Africaione (Vasco da gama).
Responsibility: Robert Ignatius Letellier.
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Offers a presentation and reading of Meyerbeer's stage works, the Meyerbeer operas, considered chronologically in terms of the unfolding of the composer's life and artistic concerns.  Read more...

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