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Title The Cambridge companion to Rossini / edited by Emanuele Senici.

Published Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2004.


Location Call No. Status
Physical description 330 pages : illustrations, music.
Series Cambridge companions to music.
Cambridge companions to music.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents 1. Introduction: Rossini's operatic operas / Emanuele Senici -- pt. 1. Biography and reception: 2. Rossini's life / Richard Osborne. 3. Rossini and France / Benjamin Walton. 4. The Rossini renaissance / Charles S. Brauner -- pt. 2. Words and music: 5. Librettos and librettists / Paolo Fabbri. 6. Compositional methods / Philip Gossett. 7. The Dramaturgy of the operas / Marco Beghelli. 8. Melody and ornamentation / Damien Colas. 9. Off stage / Richard Osborne.
pt. 3. Representative operas: 10. Tancredi and Semiramide / Heather Hadlock. 11. Il Barbiere di Siviglia / Janet Johnson. 12. Guillaume Tell / Cormac Newark -- pt. 4. Performance: 13. Singing Rossini / Leonella Grasso Caprioli. 14. Staging Rossini / Mercedes Viale Ferrero. 15. Editing Rossini / Patricia B. Brauner.
Other author Senici, Emanuele.
Subject Rossini, Gioacchino, 1792-1868 -- Criticism and interpretation.
ISBN 0521807360
0521001951 (paperback) £17.95