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The Resource Unsettling opera : staging Mozart, Verdi, Wagner, and Zemlinsky, David J. Levin

Unsettling opera : staging Mozart, Verdi, Wagner, and Zemlinsky, David J. Levin

Label
Unsettling opera : staging Mozart, Verdi, Wagner, and Zemlinsky
Title
Unsettling opera
Title remainder
staging Mozart, Verdi, Wagner, and Zemlinsky
Statement of responsibility
David J. Levin
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
What happens when operas that are comfortably ensconced in the canon are thoroughly rethought and radically recast on stage? What does a staging do to our understanding of an opera, and of opera generally? While a stage production can disrupt a work that was thought to be established, David J. Levin here argues that the genre of opera is itself unsettled, and that the performance of operas, at its best, clarifies this condition by bringing opera?s restlessness and volatility to life. Unsettling Opera explores a variety of fields, considering questions of operatic textuality, dramaturgical pract
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1960-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Levin, David J.
Dewey number
792.502/3
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • music
Index
index present
LC call number
ML3858
LC item number
.L48 2007eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Opera
  • Opera
  • MUSIC
  • Opera
  • Opera
  • Opera's
  • Ensceneringen
Label
Unsettling opera : staging Mozart, Verdi, Wagner, and Zemlinsky, David J. Levin
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
Dramaturgy and mise-en-scène -- Reading a staging/staging a reading : Wagner's Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg in performance -- Fidelity in translation : Mozart and Da Ponte's Le nozze di Figaro -- Deconstructing Singspiel : Mozart's Die Entführung aus dem Serail -- Between sublimation and audacity : Verdi's Don Carlos -- Beyond the canon : Zemlinsky's Der König Kandaules
Control code
309849617
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xix, 254 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781281965837
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations, music
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
432258
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)309849617
Label
Unsettling opera : staging Mozart, Verdi, Wagner, and Zemlinsky, David J. Levin
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
Dramaturgy and mise-en-scène -- Reading a staging/staging a reading : Wagner's Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg in performance -- Fidelity in translation : Mozart and Da Ponte's Le nozze di Figaro -- Deconstructing Singspiel : Mozart's Die Entführung aus dem Serail -- Between sublimation and audacity : Verdi's Don Carlos -- Beyond the canon : Zemlinsky's Der König Kandaules
Control code
309849617
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xix, 254 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781281965837
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations, music
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
432258
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)309849617

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