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The Resource Revealing masks : exotic influences and ritualized performance in modernist music theater, W. Anthony Sheppard

Revealing masks : exotic influences and ritualized performance in modernist music theater, W. Anthony Sheppard

Label
Revealing masks : exotic influences and ritualized performance in modernist music theater
Title
Revealing masks
Title remainder
exotic influences and ritualized performance in modernist music theater
Statement of responsibility
W. Anthony Sheppard
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
W. Anthony Sheppard considers a wide-ranging constellation of important musical works in this exploration of ritualized performance in 20th-century music. 'Revealing Masks' uncovers the range of political, didactic, and aesthetic intents that inspired the creators of modernist music theatre
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1969-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Sheppard, William Anthony
Dewey number
782.1
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
ML197
LC item number
.S552 2001eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
California studies in 20th-century music
Series volume
1
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Music
  • Music in the theater
  • Music theater
  • Music
  • MUSIC
  • Music in the theater
  • Music
  • Music
  • Music theater
Label
Revealing masks : exotic influences and ritualized performance in modernist music theater, W. Anthony Sheppard
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 323-338) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preliminaries; Contents; List of Illustrations; Preface; 1 Defining Music Theater; 2 The Multiplicity of the Exotic; 3 Ritual and Performance; 4 The Masks of Modernism; 5 Freedom in a Tunic versus Frieze-Dried Classicism; 6 The Uses of Noh; 7 Medievalism and the French Modernist Stage; 8 The Audience as Congregation; 9 Britten's Parables; 10 Later British Mysteries; 11 Orientalists and a Crusader; 12 Partch's Vision of "Integrated Corporeal Theater" and "Latter-Day Rituals"; 13 Bitter Rituals for a Lost Nation: Partch and Bernstein; 14 God in Popular Music(al) Theater
Control code
49570162
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 350 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780585390222
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
222950
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)49570162
Label
Revealing masks : exotic influences and ritualized performance in modernist music theater, W. Anthony Sheppard
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 323-338) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preliminaries; Contents; List of Illustrations; Preface; 1 Defining Music Theater; 2 The Multiplicity of the Exotic; 3 Ritual and Performance; 4 The Masks of Modernism; 5 Freedom in a Tunic versus Frieze-Dried Classicism; 6 The Uses of Noh; 7 Medievalism and the French Modernist Stage; 8 The Audience as Congregation; 9 Britten's Parables; 10 Later British Mysteries; 11 Orientalists and a Crusader; 12 Partch's Vision of "Integrated Corporeal Theater" and "Latter-Day Rituals"; 13 Bitter Rituals for a Lost Nation: Partch and Bernstein; 14 God in Popular Music(al) Theater
Control code
49570162
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 350 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780585390222
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
222950
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)49570162

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