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Author Mallach, Alan.

Title The autumn of Italian opera from verismo to modernism, 1890-1915 / Alan Mallach.

Published Boston : Northeastern University Press ; Hanover, NH : Published by University Press Of New England, c2007.


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Southbank  782.10945 MALL  SEVEN DAY LOAN  AVAILABLE
Physical description xiv, 490 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [441]-458) and index.
Contents 1. Prologue: The Unification of Italy and the World of Opera to 1890 -- 2. "Abbiamo un maestro:" Cavalleria Rusticana and Its Progeny -- 3. Catalani, Franchetti, and the Rise of Puccini -- 4. The giovane scuola Comes of Age: Giordano, Cilea and the House of Sonzogno -- 5. The Greatest Living Italian: The Last Decade of Giuseppe Verdi -- 6. The Rise of Bourgeois Opera in a Changing Nation -- 7. The Land of Opera -- 8. Performing Opera -- 9. Ricordi, Sonzogno, and the Power of the Publishers -- 10. Librettists and Libretti -- 11. The giovane scuola Grows Older -- 12. Comic Opera -- 13. Gabriele D'Annunzio and the New Generation -- 14. Tristan's Children -- 15. The End of the Era -- 16. Epilogue.
Subject Opera -- Italy -- 19th century.
Opera -- Italy -- 20th century.
Verismo (Opera) -- Italy.
Variant Title Autumn of Italian opera
ISBN 9781555536831 (cloth : alk. paper)
1555536832 (cloth : alk. paper)