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complete book of light opera

Mark Lubbock

complete book of light opera

by Mark Lubbock

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Published by Putnam in London .
Written in


Edition Notes

Statementwith an American section by David Ewen.
ContributionsEwen, David, 1907-
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17526297M

Ever-popular masterpiece of light opera in the first affordable, complete score for piano and voice, reprinted directly from the first English translation () published by 3/5. First published in French as a serial in , The Phantom of the Opera is a riveting story that revolves around the young, Swedish Christine Daaé. Her father, a famous musician, dies, and she is More.

In addition four general chapters throw a vivid light on the historical background. Two Epilogues touch on Handel's dramatic vision, the revival of his operas in the twentieth century, and their performance today. There are a number of valuable Appendices. Together with its predecessor, the book provides the first complete overview of these works. Oscar Greeley Clendenning Hammerstein II (/ ˈ h æ m ər s t aɪ n /; J – Aug ) was an American lyricist, librettist, theatrical producer, and (usually uncredited) director in the musical theater for almost 40 won eight Tony Awards and two Academy Awards for Best Original of his songs are standard repertoire for vocalists and jazz musicians.

Mark Lubbock. Jump to navigation Jump to search. Mark Hugh Lubbock (–) was a British conductor and composer, especially of light music. Born in , he was educated at Eton College, and then studied in Vienna. He also served in World War I. Frank Porretta Jr. (May 4, , Detroit – Ap , Stamford, Connecticut) was an American tenor who had an active career performing in operas, musicals, and concerts from through He had a particularly fruitful relationship with the New York City Opera from to where he sang a highly diverse repertoire; including roles in new operas by composers Norman Dello Joio.


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The complete book of light opera. Contains historical detail pertaining to light opera pieces "which the traveller is likely to encounter" while visiting Paris, Vienna, Berlin, London, and New York.

Genre/Form: Stories, plots, etc: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Lubbock, Mark Hugh, Complete book of light opera. New York, Appleton-Century-Crofts. The complete book of light opera The complete book of light opera by Mark Hugh Lubbock Published by Putnam in : Angele is indignant, and when Marguerite proposes a plan to put his constancy to the test, Angele agrees without a qualm.

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The Complete Book of Light Opera Author Mark Lubbock Illustrator Black & White Illustrations & Music Score Format/binding Hardcover Book condition Used - Very Good Contents Near Fine Jacket condition No Jacket Edition First Edition Binding Hardcover Publisher Putnam Place of Publication London Date published Bookseller catalogs Music Book Edition: First Edition.

This book is an attempt to compile a descriptive list of all these composers and their works. They are listed under four cities in Europe (Paris, Vienna, Berlin and London) and one city in America (New York).

Each section contains an introduction in which the development of the School of Light Opera of the appropriate country is discussed.4/5(1). In The Complete Book of s Broadway Musicals, Dan Dietz examines every musical and revue that opened on Broadway during the s.

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The Complete Opera Book The Stories of the Operas, together with of the Leading Airs and Motives in Musical Notation. This book was converted from its physical edition to the digital format by a community of volunteers. You may find it for free on the web. Purchase of the Kindle edition includes wireless delivery/5.

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Find items in libraries near you. The Complete Opera Book The Stories of the Operas, together with of the Leading Airs and Motives in Musical Notation Language: English: LoC Class: MT: Music: Musical instruction and study, Composition: Subject: Operas -- Stories, plots, etc.

Category: Text: EBook-No. Release Date: Cited by: 4. " In The Complete Book of Light Opera, Mark Lubbock adds, "After Oklahoma!, Rodgers and Hammerstein were the most important contributors to the musical-play form – with such masterworks as Carousel, The King and I and South Pacific.

The examples they set in creating vital plays, often rich with social thought, provided the necessary encouragement for other gifted writers to create musical plays.

The Light Opera of W.S. Gilbert Author Gilbert, W.S Illustrator Gilbert, W.S. Format/binding Hardcover Book condition Used - Good Jacket condition No Jacket Binding Hardcover Publisher Grosset & Dunlap Place of Publication New York Date published Keywords.

The publication of The Victrola Book of the Opera cleverly combined the company’s business canny with a tone of altruism. The foreward to the first edition of the book () notes: “During the recent season several hundred performances of grand opera, at an estimated cost of millions of dollars, were given in the United States.

A Night at the Opera is simultaneously a perfect compendium of information and a hilarious exercise in style. If you have room for only one opera book, get this one. Dozens of the most-performed operas are described.

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