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Opera production and its resources

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  • English

University of Chicago Press , Chicago
Opera -- Production and direction --



Statementedited by Lorenzo Bianconi and Giorgio Pestelli ; translated by Lydia G. Cochrane.
SeriesThe history of Italian opera ;, v. 4., Part II, Systems, Storia dell"opera italiana., v. 4., Storia dell"opera italiana.
ContributionsBianconi, Lorenzo., Pestelli, Giorgio., Cochrane, Lydia G.
LC ClassificationsML1733 .S7513 1998 vol. 4, MT955 .S7513 1998 vol. 4
The Physical Object
Paginationxviii, 440 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL435782M
ISBN 100226045900
LC Control Number98144889

Opera Production and Its Resources traces the social, economic, and artistic history of the production of opera from its origins around to contemporary stagings.

From the very beginning, opera has been a chronically deficit-producing enterprise. Yet it maintained unchallenged preeminence in the culture of all Italians for centuries.4/5(1).

The book Opera Production and Its Resources, Edited by Lorenzo Bianconi and Giorgio Pestelli is published by University of Chicago Press.

Opera Production and Its Resources. Designed particularly as a reference work for opera producers, students, performers, and writers, this book provides basic production information about more than operas.

Anyone planning to produce an opera will find here the essential information he needs in order to judge whether a given opera is appropriate to his resources for by: 4. Get this from a library. Opera production and its resources. [Lorenzo Bianconi; Giorgio Pestelli; Lydia G Cochrane;] -- Of contents: 1.

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Producers, singers, directors, students, orchestras, and audiences will find useful, concise information in this handbook, a sequel to the author's earlier book Opera Production I: A Handbook, which contains similar information about more than other operas.

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