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Pietro Mascagni
Language: en
Pages: 414
Authors: Roger Flury
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2001 - Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group

A reference guide to Pietro Mascagni's work, including a catalogue of works and performances, bibliography, discography and brief biographical sketch.
Pietro Mascagni and His Operas
Language: en
Pages: 378
Authors: Alan Mallach
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2002 - Publisher: UPNE

Just twenty-six when the electrifying premiere of his Cavalleria Rusticana at the Teatro Costanzi in Rome catapulted the impoverished musician into sudden fame and fortune, Pietro Mascagni (1863-1945) went on to write fifteen more operas, including L'Amico Fritz, Guglielmo Ratcliff, Iris, Parisina, and Il Piccolo Marat. With privileged access to
The Metropolitan Opera Presents: Mascagni's Cavalleria Rusticana/Leoncavallo's Pagliacci
Language: en
Pages: 208
Authors: Giovanni Targioni-Tozzetti, Guido Menasci, Giovanni Verga
Categories: Music
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-04-01 - Publisher: Hal Leonard Corporation

(Amadeus). Opera's most enduring tragic double bill of verismo masterpieces, Cavalleria rusticana and Pagliacci share many common features, most noticeably their direct language, plot simplicity, common-folk characters, and themes of adultery, betrayal, revenge, and murder. Written within two years of each other, and both set in villages in southern Italy,
The Autumn of Italian Opera
Language: en
Pages: 490
Authors: Alan Mallach
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2007-11-30 - Publisher: UPNE

The first full-length study of the last great era of Italian opera
Masculinity and Western Musical Practice
Language: en
Pages: 350
Authors: Kirsten Gibson
Categories: Music
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-07-05 - Publisher: Routledge

How have men used art music? How have they listened to and brandished the musical forms of the Western classical tradition and how has music intervened in their identity formations? This collection of essays addresses these questions by examining some of the ways in which men, music and masculinity have