Giacomo Puccini: La Boheme

£20.99
£20.99
€24,13
€24,69
incl. VAT
Giacomo Puccini: La Boheme
Find similar products
Need assistance? Call 020 7432 4400

Overview

This guide presents a unique collection of critical, analytical, and documentary essays on Puccini’s most popular opera. There are new studies on the background to Parisian bohemianism (by Jerrold Seigel), on Puccini’s musical language (by William Drabkin), and on the opera’s stage history (by William Ashbrook). Following research in Italian archives, and a thorough study of the published sources (many of them previously unknown to modern scholarship), the editors have added further essays on the genesis of the opera, the structure of the libretto, and aspects of the work’s reception. The book also contains a brief study of Puccini’s working methods as seen through the autograph score, a full synopsis, discography, many illustrations, and an appendix of related documents (some published in English for the first time).

Specs

Product IDCOBS012774435
Composer/Artist/Author Arthur Groos & Roger Parker
Publisher Cambridge University Press
Publisher Ref No 9780521319133
Language Eng
Media Textbook
No of Pages224
ISBN-100521319137
ISBN-139780521319133

Questions & Answers

Ask a Question: