Society Culture And Opera In Florence 1814 1830

Pub Date : 2005-01-01 | Author : Aubrey S. Garlington | Publisher : Ashgate Publishing Company

ISBN 10 : UOM:39015062892958
ISBN 13 :

"Aubrey Garlington, a scholar of long standing in the music of early nineteenth-century Florence, considers the roles played by John Fane, Lord Burghersh, an English aristocrat, di..

The Gilded Stage

Pub Date : 2010-11-01 | Author : Daniel Snowman | Publisher : Atlantic Books Ltd

ISBN 10 : 9781848874367
ISBN 13 : 1848874367

The Gilded Stage is a comprehensive tour of the world of opera. From its origins in the courts of northern Italy, to its internationally recognised position in modern culture, Snow..

Shakespeare And Amateur Performance

Pub Date : 2011-04-28 | Author : Michael Dobson | Publisher : Cambridge University Press

ISBN 10 : 9781139496810
ISBN 13 : 1139496816

From the Hamlet acted on a galleon off Africa to the countless outdoor productions of A Midsummer Night's Dream that now defy each English summer, Shakespeare and Amateur Performan..

Civilizing The Public Sphere

Pub Date : 2016-04-30 | Author : Apostolis Papakostas | Publisher : Springer

ISBN 10 : 9781137030429
ISBN 13 : 1137030429

Examining the interplay between distrust, trust and corruption, this book maps out the social mechanisms that make actors and organizations in the public sphere perform their activ..

E T A Hoffmann S Musical Aesthetics

Pub Date : 2006 | Author : Abigail Chantler | Publisher : Ashgate Publishing, Ltd.

ISBN 10 : 0754607062
ISBN 13 : 9780754607069

Whilst E.T.A. Hoffmann (1776-1822) is most widely known as the author of fantastic tales, he was also prolific as a music critic, productive as a composer, and active as a conducto..