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Common Knowledge (2008) 14 (3): 489.
Published: 01 August 2008
...Philip Gossett David J. Levin, Unsettling Opera: Staging Mozart, Verdi, Wagner, and Zemlinsky (Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2007), 272 pp. Duke University Press 2008 LITTLE REVIEWS Thomas Laird, The Story of Tibet: Conversations with the Dalai Lama...
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Common Knowledge (2020) 26 (1): 156b–157.
Published: 01 January 2020
...Peter Burke Cohen Mitchell , The Politics of Opera: A History from Monteverdi to Mozart ( Princeton, NJ : Princeton University Press , 2017 ), 477 pp. Copyright © 2020 Duke University Press 2020 C O M M O N K N O W L E D G E 1 5 6 James C. Scott, Against the Grain: A Deep...
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Common Knowledge (2011) 17 (2): 231–246.
Published: 01 April 2011
... of an opera and its relationship to the work that performers must do to realize the opera in the theater. Rossini wrote many passages that demand the intervention of performers (performing them “as written” is simply an error), yet this does not mean necessarily that “anything goes.” The new edition not only...
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Common Knowledge (2008) 14 (1): 105–123.
Published: 01 January 2008
..., and Mendelssohn). Many of the “other” composers came from Italy, France, or Britain and became famous for opera selections and songs, some termed “popular,” and a substantial number of their pieces were performed throughout the nineteenth century. The present-day narrative of music history has canonic blind spots...
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Common Knowledge (2003) 9 (1): 78–99.
Published: 01 January 2003
...- 79 grams and then in opera, and next investigate how that change spawned a sepa- rate world of new music largely isolated from public life. This cultural frame- work, in both its polemical and institutional aspects, was in place by around 1910...
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Common Knowledge (2011) 17 (2): 221–230.
Published: 01 April 2011
... © 2011 by Duke University Press 221 and Scholars: Performing Italian Opera Press, of Chicago Italian Performing Scholars: and Review of Books of Review 1...
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Common Knowledge (2002) 8 (1): 269–272.
Published: 01 January 2002
... recently, The Beauty of the Husband: A Fictional Essay in 29 Tangos. She is writing an opera trilogy entitled Decreation. Archbishop Edward Idris Cardinal Cassidy is President Emeritus of the Pontifical Council for Promoting Christian Unity and of the Vatican Commission for Religious Relations...
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Common Knowledge (2014) 20 (2): 363–364.
Published: 01 April 2014
... revolveever literature scholarly the in cantata orof the opera Discussions Atto Melani(Cambridge:CambridgeUniversity Press, 2009),431pp. Roger Freitas, Portrait of aCastrato: Politics, Patronage, andMusicintheLifeof...
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Common Knowledge (2020) 26 (1): 157–158.
Published: 01 January 2020
... and justice, authority and hierarchy in The Marriage of Figaro. He discusses not only the political context of operas and what is said openly in their librettos but, more unusually, the music as well changing keys, recurrent motifs, and their emotional associations. The problem is that the messages sent...
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Common Knowledge (2014) 20 (2): 364–365.
Published: 01 April 2014
... revolveever literature scholarly the in cantata orof the opera Discussions Atto Melani(Cambridge:CambridgeUniversity Press, 2009),431pp. Roger Freitas, Portrait of aCastrato: Politics, Patronage, andMusicintheLifeof...
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Common Knowledge (2011) 17 (2): 335–347.
Published: 01 April 2011
... extemporized the in rooted fancy, ­improvisatory quasi- of flights outrageous Liszt’s for launchpad a is text musical Mozart’s ent: pres fleeting the with meets past imagined memory,the ontowhere music of what Liszt is transcribes not merely the text of the opera but also the imprinting...
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Common Knowledge (2009) 15 (2): 208–209.
Published: 01 April 2009
... midnight in midnight Verdi’s opera, which had its premiere in Venice in those issues continue into aboutthenineteenth Rigoletto century. talks (When Venice. in intense Some of problemsbutthe particularly long are known, been considerably in the Europe has seventeenth throughout...
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Common Knowledge (2009) 15 (2): 209–210.
Published: 01 April 2009
... midnight in midnight Verdi’s opera, which had its premiere in Venice in those issues continue into aboutthenineteenth Rigoletto century. talks (When Venice. in intense Some of problemsbutthe particularly long are known, been considerably in the Europe has seventeenth throughout...
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Common Knowledge (2009) 15 (2): 210–212.
Published: 01 April 2009
... midnight in midnight Verdi’s opera, which had its premiere in Venice in those issues continue into aboutthenineteenth Rigoletto century. talks (When Venice. in intense Some of problemsbutthe particularly long are known, been considerably in the Europe has seventeenth throughout...
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Common Knowledge (2009) 15 (2): 212–213.
Published: 01 April 2009
... midnight in midnight Verdi’s opera, which had its premiere in Venice in those issues continue into aboutthenineteenth Rigoletto century. talks (When Venice. in intense Some of problemsbutthe particularly long are known, been considerably in the Europe has seventeenth throughout...
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Common Knowledge (2009) 15 (2): 213–214.
Published: 01 April 2009
... midnight in midnight Verdi’s opera, which had its premiere in Venice in those issues continue into aboutthenineteenth Rigoletto century. talks (When Venice. in intense Some of problemsbutthe particularly long are known, been considerably in the Europe has seventeenth throughout...
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Common Knowledge (2009) 15 (2): 214–215.
Published: 01 April 2009
... midnight in midnight Verdi’s opera, which had its premiere in Venice in those issues continue into aboutthenineteenth Rigoletto century. talks (When Venice. in intense Some of problemsbutthe particularly long are known, been considerably in the Europe has seventeenth throughout...
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Common Knowledge (2009) 15 (2): 215–216.
Published: 01 April 2009
... midnight in midnight Verdi’s opera, which had its premiere in Venice in those issues continue into aboutthenineteenth Rigoletto century. talks (When Venice. in intense Some of problemsbutthe particularly long are known, been considerably in the Europe has seventeenth throughout...
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Common Knowledge (2009) 15 (2): 216.
Published: 01 April 2009
... midnight in midnight Verdi’s opera, which had its premiere in Venice in those issues continue into aboutthenineteenth Rigoletto century. talks (When Venice. in intense Some of problemsbutthe particularly long are known, been considerably in the Europe has seventeenth throughout...
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Common Knowledge (2009) 15 (2): 217–218.
Published: 01 April 2009
... midnight in midnight Verdi’s opera, which had its premiere in Venice in those issues continue into aboutthenineteenth Rigoletto century. talks (When Venice. in intense Some of problemsbutthe particularly long are known, been considerably in the Europe has seventeenth throughout...