Cantitate/Preț
Produs

Rethinking Britten

Editat de Philip Rupprecht
Notă GoodReads:
en Limba Engleză Carte Paperback – 19 Sep 2013

Rethinking Britten offers a fresh portrait of one of the most widely performed composers of the 20th century. In twelve essays, a diverse group of contributors--both established authorities and leading younger voices--explore a significant portion of Benjamin Britten's extensive oeuvre across a range of genres, including opera, song cycle, and concert music. Well informed by earlier writings on the composer's professional career and private life, Rethinking Britten also uncovers many fresh lines of inquiry, from the Lord Chamberlain's last-minute censorship of the Rape of Lucretia libretto to psychoanalytic understandings of Britten's staging of gender roles; from the composer's delight in schoolboy humor to his operatic revival of Purcellian dance rhythms; from his creative responses to Cold-War-era internationalism to his dealings with BBC Television. Each essay blends awareness of overarching contexts with insights into particular expressive achievements. Balancing biographical, archival, and analytic commentary with cultural and historical criticism, Rethinking Britten broadens the interpretive context surrounding all phases of Britten's career and is essential reading for scholars and fans alike.

Citește tot Restrânge
Toate formatele și edițiile
Toate formatele și edițiile Preț Express
Carte Paperback (1) 27063 lei  Economic 10-14 zile +4949 lei  13-21 zile
  Oxford University Press – 19 Sep 2013 27063 lei  Economic 10-14 zile +4949 lei  13-21 zile
Carte Hardback (1) 49922 lei  Economic 24-28 zile
  Oxford University Press – 19 Sep 2013 49922 lei  Economic 24-28 zile

Preț: 27063 lei

Puncte Express: 406

Preț estimativ în valută:
5361 5811$ 4478£

Carte disponibilă

Livrare economică 07-11 martie
Livrare express 10-18 martie pentru 5948 lei

Preluare comenzi: 021 569.72.76

Specificații

ISBN-13: 9780199794812
ISBN-10: 0199794812
Pagini: 352
Ilustrații: 76 music examples, 13 haltones
Dimensiuni: 164 x 234 x 24 mm
Greutate: 0.52 kg
Editura: Oxford University Press
Colecția OUP USA
Locul publicării: New York, United States