The House That Had Enough r9 2016. N's Gloriana and Messiaen's Saint Francois d'AssiseA collaborative study of the ultimate collaborative art form Modernism and Operaeveals how modernism and opera illuminate "each other and generally the culture of twentieth century It also addresses a number of issues " other and generally the culture of twentieth century It also addresses a number of issues for understanding the The Devil's Snake Curve: A Fan's Notes From Left Field relation between modernism and opera focusing in particular on intermediality how modernism integrates music literature and drama into opera and anti theatricality how operaesponds to modernism's apparent antipathy to theatricality This captivating book the first of its kind will appeal to scholars of literature music theater and of its kind will appeal to scholars of literature music theater and as well as to sophisticated opera lovers everywhere.
Richard Begam Ø 1 SUMMARY
04 M689. *Re to one side But opera that grand cauldron of the arts demands THAT SCHOLARS TOO *to one side But opera that grand cauldron of the arts demands THAT SCHOLARS TOO THE STAGE scholars too share the stage one anotherIn Modernism and Opera Richard Begam and Matthew Wilson Smith bring together musicologists literary critics and theater scholars for the first time in a mutual endeavor to trace certain key moments in the history of modernism and opera This innovative volume includes essays from some of the most notable scholars in their fields and covers works as diverse as Debussy's Pelleas et Melisande Bartok's Bluebeard's Castle Berg's Wozzeck Janaček's Makropulos Case Thomson's Four Saints in Three Acts Strauss's Arabella Schoenberg's Moses und Aron Stravinsky's The Rake's Progress Britte. ,
782109. At first glance Modernism And Opera May Seem and opera may seem strange bedfellows the former hostile to sentiment the latter wearing its heart on its sleeve And yet these apparent opposites attract many operas are aesthetically avant garde politically subversive and socially transgressive From the proto modernist strains of Richard Wagner's Parsifal through the twenty first century modernism of Kaija Saariaho's L'amour de loin the duet between modernism and opera at turns harmonious and dissonant has been one of the central artistic events of modernity Despite this centrality scholars of modernist literature only arely venture into opera *AND MUSIC SCHOLARS GENERALLY RETURN THE *music scholars generally eturn the by leaving literatu. ,