German Opera by Henry C. Lahee

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Published by Kessinger Publishing, LLC .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Genres & Styles - Opera,
  • Music / Opera,
  • Music,
  • Music/Songbooks

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The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages64
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8506804M
ISBN 10142547585X
ISBN 109781425475857

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Individual chapters trace the multidimensional concept of German and "foreign" opera through the 19th century. Meyer's study of Der Freischütz places the work within the context of emerging German nationalism, and a chapter on Euryanthe addresses the opera's stylistic and topical shifts in light of changing cultural and aesthetic by: 6.

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The first Italian opera was Jacopo Peri's Dafne of InHeinrich Schütz provided the music for a German translation of the same during much of the 17th and 18th centuries German-language opera would struggle to emerge from the shadow of its Italian-language.

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Opera - Opera - German Romantic opera: Romanticism—part philosophical, part literary, and part aesthetic—made its first appearances in opera in three works composed between and by Carl Maria von Weber. Beginning with his masterpiece, Der Freischütz (; “The Magic Marksman,” libretto by Friedrich Kind), Weber successfully challenged the outdated hegemony.

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In contrast, German Opera: From the Beginnings to Wagner by the British scholar John Warrack is a comprehensive study of opera in what has become modern Germany and Austria.

In this book, Warrack traces the origins of the genre to the sixteenth century, when a discernible music culture began to emerge in what would eventually become Germany.

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His worldwide reputation was already established by his orchestral music and lieder (German art songs) when he turned to opera for the first time. But his preeminence among non-Italian composers of opera was established by two one-act operas.

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