The Resource Voicing gender : castrati, travesti, and the second woman in early-nineteenth-century Italian opera, Naomi André

Voicing gender : castrati, travesti, and the second woman in early-nineteenth-century Italian opera, Naomi André

Label
Voicing gender : castrati, travesti, and the second woman in early-nineteenth-century Italian opera
Title
Voicing gender
Title remainder
castrati, travesti, and the second woman in early-nineteenth-century Italian opera
Statement of responsibility
Naomi André
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
André, Naomi Adele
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
ML1733.4
LC item number
.A53 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Musical meaning and interpretation.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Opera
  • Feminism and music
  • Heroines in opera
Label
Voicing gender : castrati, travesti, and the second woman in early-nineteenth-century Italian opera, Naomi André
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [183]-222) and index
Contents
Prelude : hearing voices -- Sounding voices : modeling voice and the period ear -- Haunting legacies : the Castrato in the nineteenth century -- Meyerbeer in Italy : the crusader, the Castrato, and the disguised second woman -- Interlude : queens, hybridity, and the diva -- Taming women's voices : from hero to pageboy -- Women's voices in motion : voices behind the romantic heroine -- Coda : looking ahead to Risorgimento heroism
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xiii, 230 p.
Isbn
9780253346445
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
20050167 83
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)60603277
Label
Voicing gender : castrati, travesti, and the second woman in early-nineteenth-century Italian opera, Naomi André
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [183]-222) and index
Contents
Prelude : hearing voices -- Sounding voices : modeling voice and the period ear -- Haunting legacies : the Castrato in the nineteenth century -- Meyerbeer in Italy : the crusader, the Castrato, and the disguised second woman -- Interlude : queens, hybridity, and the diva -- Taming women's voices : from hero to pageboy -- Women's voices in motion : voices behind the romantic heroine -- Coda : looking ahead to Risorgimento heroism
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xiii, 230 p.
Isbn
9780253346445
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
20050167 83
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)60603277

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