The Resource Monstrous opera : Rameau and the tragic tradition, Charles Dill

Monstrous opera : Rameau and the tragic tradition, Charles Dill

Label
Monstrous opera : Rameau and the tragic tradition
Title
Monstrous opera
Title remainder
Rameau and the tragic tradition
Statement of responsibility
Charles Dill
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
One of the foremost composers of the French Baroque operatic tradition, Rameau is often cited for his struggle to steer lyric tragedy away from its strict Lullian form, inspired by spoken tragedy, and toward a more expressive musical style. In this fresh exploration of Rameau's compositional aesthetic, Charles Dill depicts a much more complicated figure: one obsessed with tradition, music theory, his own creative instincts, and the public's expectations of his music. Dill examines the ways Rameau mediated among these often competing values and how he interacted with his critics and with the p
Member of
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
MiAaPQ
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Dill, Charles William
Dewey number
782.1/092
Illustrations
music
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
ML410.R2
LC item number
M66 1998
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
  • Princeton studies in opera
  • Princeton legacy library
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Rameau, Jean-Philippe
  • Opera
  • Tragedy in music
Label
Monstrous opera : Rameau and the tragic tradition, Charles Dill
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [183]-193) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Contents
""Cover ""; ""Abbreviations ""
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (220 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780691633336
Media category
computer
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (EBL)1700098
  • (OCoLC)884012786
  • (SSID)ssj0001385166
  • (PQKBManifestationID)11833849
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0001385166
  • (PQKBWorkID)11340462
  • (PQKB)10526094
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC1700098
  • (OCoLC)889252403
  • (MdBmJHUP)muse40259
  • (EXLCZ)992550000001333148
Label
Monstrous opera : Rameau and the tragic tradition, Charles Dill
Publication
Copyright
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [183]-193) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Contents
""Cover ""; ""Abbreviations ""
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (220 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780691633336
Media category
computer
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (EBL)1700098
  • (OCoLC)884012786
  • (SSID)ssj0001385166
  • (PQKBManifestationID)11833849
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0001385166
  • (PQKBWorkID)11340462
  • (PQKB)10526094
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC1700098
  • (OCoLC)889252403
  • (MdBmJHUP)muse40259
  • (EXLCZ)992550000001333148

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