Aktivita
History of Opera

History of Opera

The Last Four Hundred Years

33,99 €
Momentálne nedostupné

This definitive work tells the entire story of the world's most extraordinary artistic medium of the last four hundred years. Opera paints the human passions with astonishing power and drama. This book, the first new, full-length, single-volume history of opera for more than a generation provokes in-depth discussions of many works by the greatest opera composers, from Monteverdi, Handel and Mozart, to Verdi and Wagner, to Strauss, Puccini, Berg, and Britten. There are lively discussions of opera's social, political and literary background, its economic circumstances and the almost continual polemics that have accompanied its development through the centuries. Abbate and Parker examine the problems that opera has faced in the last half century, when new works - which were once opera's life-blood - have shrunk to a tiny minority, have largely failed to find a permanent place in the repertoire.

Yet the book's final message is one of celebration. Opera as an art form remains extraordinarily buoyant and challenging. It continues to transform people physically, emotionally, and intellectually, and to articulate human experience in ways no other art form can match.


Podrobnosti

Autor Roger Parker
Carolyn Abbate
Vydavateľ Allen Lane
Jazyk anglický
Väzbatvrdá
Počet strán624
Formát23.6 x 15.6 cm
EAN9780713996333
Edícia História

Autor

Roger Parker

Ďalšie knihy autora z oddelenia Knihy v angličtine

A History of Opera

A History of Opera

Roger Parker, Carolyn Abbate
19,95 €
Momentálne nedostupné

Carolyn Abbate

Ďalšie knihy autora z oddelenia Knihy v angličtine

A History of Opera

A History of Opera

Roger Parker, Carolyn Abbate
19,95 €
Momentálne nedostupné

Podobné knihy

A Short History of Europe

A Short History of Europe

Simon Jenkins
12,50 €
Momentálne nedostupné
Little History of the World

Little History of the World

Ernst Gombrich
12,95 €
Na sklade
Persians

Persians

Geoffrey Parker, Brenda Parker
22,50 €
Momentálne nedostupné
Lords of the Desert

Lords of the Desert

James Barr
11,50 €
Na sklade
Invention of China

Invention of China

Bill Hayton
27,50 €
Momentálne nedostupné

Názory čitateľov

Zadajte Váš email
a my Vám budeme zasielať informácie o novinkách a akciách
Generuje redakčný systém BUXUS CMS spoločnosti ui42
X
Nákupný košík
V jednej objednávke nie je možné súčasne kombinovať predobjednávkové a bežné produkty.
Z tohto produktu nie je možné objednať požadovaný počet kusov. Znížte prosím počet kusov.
Tento produkt je momentálne nedostupný.
Produkt bol pridaný do košíka
Produkt bol pridaný do zoznamu vašich rezervácií
Nastal problém pri vkladaní do košíka. Kontaktujte nás prosím.
Dopravu máte zadarmo!
Nakúpte ešte za a dopravu máte zadarmo!