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Record Nr.

UNINA9910817380803321

Autore

Mascagni Pietro <1863-1945.>

Titolo

Mascagni's Cavalleria rusticana [[electronic resource] ] : Leoncavallo's I Pagliacci / / edited by Burton D. Fisher

Pubbl/distr/stampa

Coral Gables, Fla., : Opera Journeys Pub., c2002

ISBN

1-280-92297-4

9786610922970

0-9771455-5-7

0-585-41914-0

Edizione

[1st ed.]

Descrizione fisica

1 online resource (120 p.)

Collana

Opera classics library

Altri autori (Persone)

FisherBurton D

MenasciGuido

Targioni-TozzettiGiovanni <1863-1934.>

VergaGiovanni <1840-1922.>

LeoncavalloRuggiero <1858-1919.>

Disciplina

782.1/0268

Soggetti

Operas

Lingua di pubblicazione

Inglese

Formato

Materiale a stampa

Livello bibliografico

Monografia

Note generali

Libretto of Cavalleria rusticana by Giovanni Targioni-Tozzetti and Guido Menasci, based on Verga's drama of the same title; libretto of I Pagliacci by the composer.

Nota di contenuto

A prelude to "Cav" and Pag" -- Verisimo : tryuth and realism -- Cavalleria rusticana provenance -- Principal characters in Cavalleria rusticana -- Brief synopsis -- Story narrative : with music highlight examples -- Commentary and analysis -- Libretto -- I Pagliacci provenance -- Principal characters in I Pagliacci -- Brief synopsis -- Story narrative with music highlight examples -- Commentary and analysis -- Libretto -- Discography (Cavalleria) -- Discography (I Pagliacci) -- Videography -- Dictionary of opera and musical terms.

Sommario/riassunto

A comprehensive guide to CAVALLERIA RUSTICANA and I PAGLIACCI, featuring insightful and in depth Commentary and Analysis, a complete, newly translated Libretto of each opera with Italian/English side-by side, and over 60 music highlight examples.