The New Grove dictionary of opera



Publisher: Macmillan in London

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Statementedited by Stanley Sadie ; managing editor Christina Bashford.
ContributionsSadie, Stanley, 1930-, Bashford, Christina.
The Physical Object
Pagination4 v ;
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Open LibraryOL22598271M
ISBN 100333485521

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Edited by Stanley Sadie. The New Grove Dictionary of Opera (), is a comprehensive resource on the study of opera designed for scholars and opera 11, articles, written by more than Written: The New Grove Book does not read like a textbook, and is best suited for individuals seeking details about specific operas rather than opera in general.

It is to some extent the "Reader's Digest" version /5(4). The late Stanley Sadie is one of the world's leading musicologists. Educated with a Ph.D.

from Cambridge University, he became a music critic at The Times of London in and was then editor 5/5(4). The gateway to Grove Music Online, with access to search The Oxford Dictionary of Music and The Oxford Companion to Music.

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The New Grove Dictionary of Opera Edited by Stanley Sadie. Over operas are discussed from the late 16th century Florentine Camerata, through the great 18th and 19th century operas, to. The New Grove Dictionary of Music and Musicians is an encyclopedic dictionary of music and musicians.

Along with the German-language Die Musik in Geschichte und Gegenwart, it is one of the largest Genre: Reference; encyclopedic dictionary. Derived from the New Grove Dictionary of Opera, this work brings together the stories of the lives and careers of Puccini, The New Grove dictionary of opera book, Catalani, Cilea, Franchetti, Giordano, Leoncavallo, Mascagni and.

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It is widely used by academics and the professional community. First. “The Grove Book of Operas, Second Edition, should be on every opera-lover's short list of indispensable reference books. Highly recommended. ” - Gary Hoffman, Opera Today. First published in to. Make no mistake: This will be the definitive reference work in opera for many, many years to come.

-- Chicago Tribune. John Rhein. This final set developed from The New Grove Dictionary of Format: Paperback (4 Volume Set). Over 8, entriesThe Grove Dictionary of Musical Instruments, second edition, is the largest, most comprehensive reference publication on musical instruments of the world yet produced.

Thirty years. The book includes: more than entries on individual operas of up to words in length each, entries on singers and performers, entries for over composers who have made a contribution of.

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New Grove Dictionary of Music & Musicians (Volume Set). Stanley Sadie (Editor). Norton/Grove. / ISBN (paperback). This edition is the culmination of more than 12 years of. Since its initial publication inthe Dictionary has been widely acclaimed as an indispensable resource and a classic reference.

The word updated doesn't begin to describe the thousands of new. The New Grove Dictionary of Music and Musicians, 2nd edition (29 volumes, ) The New Grove Dictionary of Jazz, 2nd edition (3 volumes, ) The New Grove Dictionary of Opera (4 volumes.

Books on all aspects of opera are numerous, particularly in Italian, German, French, and English. The following suggested list is confined to books written or translated into English.

The primary reference. The New Grove Dictionary of Music and Musicians (20 Volume Set). Norton/Grove. ISBN (hardcover). The New Grove Dictionary of Musical Instruments.

Norton/Grove. Reviews PRAISE FOR THE PREVIOUS EDITIONS: “If you are for opera, this book is for you.”—New York Times Book Review “The most influential recent book on opera criticism in the. This circumstance, and the success of 'Figaro,' revived after a long pause, probably induced the Emperor to order a new opera, for which Da Ponte again furnished the libretto (said to.

As editor of the New Grove Dictionary Of Music And Musicians (), Stanley Sadie, who has died a had an enormous and wide-ranging impact on the world of music; it is no Author: Alison Latham. The New Grove Dictionary of Opera considers La Cilla (music by Michelangelo Faggioli, text by Francesco Antonio Tullio, ) and Luigi and Federico Ricci's Crispino e la comare () to be the.

Dictionary of Music and Musicians Alt ernative. Title Composer Grove, George: I-Catalogue Number I-Cat. None [force assignment] First Pub lication.

Language English Composer Time Period Composer: Grove, George. This definitive source chronicles the lives and works of women composers of Western classical music.

Following the standards set by the twenty-volume New Grove Dictionary of Music, most entries 2/5(1). Articles in Music Dictionaries and Encyclopedias.

Normally, encyclopedias should only be cited in notes. If you are citing substantial articles from a major music dictionary such as The New Grove Dictionary Author: Myrna Layton.

Includes Grove Music Online which is an integrated music resource on the web, including the full text of The New Grove Dictionary of Music and Musicians (second edition; 29 volumes), The Author: Frances Walsh.

Overture (from French ouverture, lit. "opening") in music was originally the instrumental introduction to a ballet, opera, or oratorio in the 17th century (Temperley ).During the early Romantic era. When first published inA Short History of Opera immediately achieved international status as a classic in the field.

Now, more than five decades later, this thoroughly revised and .Stanley Sadie is the author of The New Grove Dictionary of Music and Musicians ( avg rating, 27 ratings, 1 review, published ), The New Grove Moz /5.