German Opera : From the Beginnings to Wagner (Paperback)

Customer Reviews   Write a Review

Be the first to review this item and earn 25 Rakuten Super Points™

Product Overview

German opera from its primitive origins up to Wagner is the subject of this wide-ranging history, the only one of its kind in any language. It traces the growth of the humble Singspiel into a vehicle for the genius of Mozart and Beethoven, together with the persistent attempts at German Grand Opera. The many operas studied are placed in their historical, social and theatrical context, and attention is paid to the literary, artistic and philosophical ideas that made them part of the countrys intellectual history. *Author: Warrack, John/ John, Warrack/ Groos, Arthur *Series Title: Cambridge Studies in Opera *Binding Type: Paperback *Number of Pages: 464 *Publication Date: 2006/11/02 *Language: English *Dimensions: 5.98 x 9.01 x 1.03 inches

Specifications

Publisher Cambridge Univ Pr
Mfg Part# 9780521027939
SKU 202908777
Format Paperback
ISBN10 0521027934
Release Date 4/10/2007
Physical
Dimensions (in Inches) 9H x 6L x 1.25T
From the Publisher
Editors Note German opera from its primitive origins up to Wagner is the subject of this wide-ranging history, the only one of its kind in any language. It traces the growth of the humble Singspiel into a vehicle for the genius of Mozart and Beethoven, together with the persistent attempts at German Grand Opera. The many operas studied are placed in their historical, social and theatrical context, and attention is paid to the literary, artistic and philosophical ideas that made them part of the country's intellectual history.
Product Attributes
Book Format Paperback
Number of Pages 0464
Publisher Cambridge University Press

More Buying Options

Seller Infomation Price & Shipping  
Buy.com
$82.75 + free shipping
Condition: Brand New
In Stock, 45 Day Returns

Usually Ships within 24 hours
Add to Cart
UnbeatableSale $92.87 + $2.75 shipping
Condition: Brand New
In Stock
Brand New! 30 day money back guarantee.
Usually ships in 1 to 2 business days
Add to Cart
Ria Christie Collections $141.78 + $7.98 shipping
Condition: Brand New
In Stock

Usually ships in 1 to 2 business days
Add to Cart
loading
$82.75 + free shipping
Earn 83 ($0.83) Rakuten Super Points™
What are Rakuten Super Points™?
Get rewarded when you shop! Earn 1 point per dollar spent. That's like getting cash back on every purchase. Easy to see matured points in checkout. Use points just like cash.
Learn More
Format: Paperback
Condition: Brand New
In Stock. Usually Ships within 24 hours
Please select an option to buy
Add to Cart

Sold By:  Buy.com
ADVERTISEMENT
Promotions & Offers (1)
  •  custom promo
    5% Back Sitewide with Promo Code REWARDME at Checkout - Ends 8/31/15 *See page for details
ADVERTISEMENT
ADVERTISEMENT